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Glass in Flight

April 27 – Oct. 13: Created by nationally known sculptor Alex Heveri, the exhibition of glass sculptures captures the essence of flight.


Classes & Education in Gainesville

This fall: Register for upcoming adult classes and plan to visit during our family-friendly events.

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See what’s happening in the Garden on your next visit.

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May 25

You Had Me at Hydrangea


This class will present valuable information about hydrangea types, care, and mo...

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May 31

Light Bites & Garden Insights Gainesville


Contributing-level members and above are invited to hear presentations by Garden...

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June 01



This new event will provide enjoyment for the entire family. Speak with beekeepe...

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June 15

Walking Tour: Summer Blooms


Take a stroll through the summer garden with one of our talented horticulturists...

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Explore a Woodland Oasis

The Gainesville Garden is more than just a garden - discover acres of natural woodland beauty by walking one of a multitude of maintained trails throughout the forest.

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Find Your Bloom

The Garden is brimming with blossoms in a number of woodland settings: ponds, overlooks, and more. Where's your favorite spot?

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Forest Pond

Find flowering water lilies and ornamental aquatic plants breaking the surface of this peaceful pond behind the Ivester Visitor Center.

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