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Iowa
Official Iowa Counties Botanical
Address
Phone
Web Site
http://iowa-counties.com/etcetera/gardens.htm
Description
Type of Resource
Nature
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical

Des Moines
Iowa
Des Moines Botanical Center
909 East River Drive
Des Moines IA 50316
Phone 515 323-8900
Alt Phone 515 823-8902
Web Site http://www.ci.des-moines.ia.us/departments/pr/botanicalcenter.htm
Alt Web http://www.metroarts.org/pfag_bot.html
Description 14 acres of botanical displays, greenhouse on riverbank in downtown Des Moines
Type of Resource Nature
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical
Owner/Operator City of Des Moines Parks & Recreation

Dubuque
Iowa
Dubuque Arboretum & Botanical Gardens
3800 Arboretum Drive
Dubuque IA 52001
Phone 563 556-2100
Web Site http://www.dbq.com/arboretum/
Alt Web http://www.hort.wisc.edu/mastergardener/botanicg.htm
Description Hosta, Rose, Knot, Herb, Japanese gardens, Greenhouse
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical

 

Boise
Idaho
Idaho Botanical Garden
2355 Old Penitentiary Rd
Boise ID 83712
Phone 208 343-8649
Web Site www.avocet.net/ibg
Alt Web http://www.gardenweb.com/directory/ibg/
Description
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical
Glencoe
Illinois
Chicago Botanic Garden
1000 Lake Cook Road
Glencoe IL 60022
Phone 847 835-8201
Web Site www.chicago-botanic.org/
Description
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical

Peoria
Illinois
George L Luthy Memorial Botanical
2218 North Prospect Road
Peoria IL 61603
Phone 309 686-3362
Web Site ****
Alt Web http://www.bradley.edu/convention/attractions.html
Description 4 acre garden with herb, perennial & rose garden with conservatory housing tropical plants & seasonal shows
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical

 
Springfield
Illinois
Lincoln Memorial Garden and Nature
2301 East Lake Shore Drive
Springfield IL
Phone 217 529-1111
Web Site http://www.lmgnc.com/
E-mail mailto:lmg2301@motion.net
Description garden in tribute to Lincoln, all plants native to Kentucky, Indiana, and Illinois - the three states where he lived, 100 acres, with Prairie Center on restored farm
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical

Washington Park Botanical Garden
1500 South Grand Avenue West
Springfield IL
Phone 217 544-1751
Web Site http://www.springfieldparks.org/garden/default.htm
Description park holds a 9000 square foot greenhouse, conservatory, carillon, botanical & rose gardens, recreational facilities
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical

  LA

  Henderson

  Lynch Botanical Gardens & Bird Sanctuary

  1393 Henderson Highway

  Henderson  LA        70517    

  Phone   337 228-7810

  Web Site  *****

  Description

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Reserve

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical

  New or Updated:             8/21/2005

Louisiana
New Orleans
New Orleans Botanical Garden
City Park
1 Palm Drive
New Orleans LA 70124
Phone
504 483-9386
Web Site http://www.neworleanscitypark.com/garden/index.html
E-mail mailto:garden@neworleanscitypark.com
Description located in City Park, 2000 varieties of plants, theme garden, Study Center, Pavilion of the Two Sisters, Lath House
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Field of Study/Science Facility Botanical
New or Updated: 07/05/2003

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