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  • Iris ensata 'Ocean Mist' (Japanese iris)

Rainbow of Colors: Iris in Bloom

May 15, 2024|

Iris season is upon us! You can find 7 different iris species and hybrids and over 40 different varieties blooming throughout the Arboretum in the spring and summer.

Upcoming Events

17 Jun

Join entomologist Isabella Petitta to learn about the blue lupine, the North American native plant that inspired the Dale Chihuly glass piece [...]

Blue Lupine and Lupine Blue

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

18 Jun

Volunteers: Help us plant the landscape around the new Palmer Museum of Art!

Palmer Museum Volunteer Planting Session

8:30 am - 11:30 am

18 Jun

Volunteers who have completed an application and have arranged a start date with our volunteer coordinator can join our gardening staff on [...]

Botanic Gardens Volunteer Session

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

18 Jun

Drop in to the children's garden to learn all about the life cycle of the bean plant with educators from the Dr. [...]

Beananaza: Lifecycle of the Bean

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

18 Jun

There is always something to discover in the children's garden! Spend a summer morning exploring nature, art, science, and crafts in fun-for-the-whole-family [...]

Children's Garden Summer Drop-In Program

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

19 Jun

Volunteers: Help us plant the landscape around the new Palmer Museum of Art!

Palmer Museum Volunteer Planting Session

8:30 am - 11:30 am