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  Florida
Key West
Audubon House & Gardens
205 Whitehead St
Key West FL 33040
Phone 305 294-2116
Web Site www.audubonhouse.com
Description
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Garden
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Florida
Lake Wales
Bok Tower Gardens
1151 Tower Boulevard
Lake Wales FL 33853
Phone 863 676-1408
Web Site http://www.boktower.org/
Description tower built to house 60 bell carillon in 157 acre gardens
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden
Collection A-F Carillon

 

  Florida
Miami
Fairchild Tropical Garden
10901 Old Cutler Road
Miami FL 33156
Phone 305 667-1651
Web Site http://www.ftg.org/
Description tropical & sub-tropical plants on 83 acres, since 1938
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical
Research or Reading Library
 

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Redland Tropical Gardens
22400 Old Dixie Highway
Miami FL 33170
Phone 305 258-5545
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden
 
  Vizcaya Museum and Gardens
3251 South Miami Ave
Miami FL 33129
Phone 305 250-9133
Web Site www.co.miami-dade.fl.us/parks/mpattra2.htm
Description
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Garden
 
  Florida
Naples
Botanical Gardens Inc
4820 Bayshore Drive #D
Naples FL 34112
Phone 941 643-7275
Web Site www.naplesbotanicalgarden.org
Description
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden

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  Florida
Osprey
Historic Spanish Point
337 North Tamiami Trail
Osprey FL 34229
Phone 941 966-5214
Web Site http://www.historicspanishpoint.org/
E-mail mailto:diane@historicspanishpoint.org
Description burial mound, middens, early farmer's home, citrus packing house, Palmer gardens on 30 acres
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Garden
Building Type Mounds
Field of Study/Science Facility Archaeology
Owner/Operator: Gulf Coast Heritage Assoc
New or Updated: 06/24/2003
  Florida
Palatka
Ravine State Gardens
1600 Twigg Street
MAIL PO Box 1096
Palatka FL 32177
Phone 386 329-3721
Web Site http://www.dep.state.fl.us/parks/district3/ravinegardens/index.asp
Description azaleas & ornamental plants
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
New or Updated: 06/25/2003
  Florida
Sarasota
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens
811 South Palm Avenue
Sarasota FL 34236
Phone 941 366-5730
Fax 941 366-9807
Web Site http://www.selby.org/
E-mail mailto:contactus@selby.org
Description Tropical Display house, bromeliad, waterfall, hibiscus, palm, Bay Walk, Tropical Food, Cycad, bamboo, banyan, cacti, research library, herbarium
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical
Research or Reading Library
 
  Sarasota Jungle Gardens
3701 Bay Shore Road
Sarasota FL 34234
Phone 941 355-5305
Web Site www.sarasotajunglegardens.com
Description
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden
 
  Florida
Tallahassee
Alfred B Maclay State Gardens
 
3540 Thomasville Road
 
Tallahassee  FL  32308 
 
Phone  950 487-4556
 
Web Site  http://www.ssnow.com/maclay/
 
E-mail  mailto:Bill.Bibby@dep.state.fl.us
 
Description  developed on grounds of a winter estate, wooded gardens include historic                          house, trails
 
Type of Resource  Nature
  
Primary Focus  Garden
 
New or Updated:  07/07/2003
 
  Florida
Vero Beach
McKee Botanical Garden
 
350 US Highway 1
 
Vero Beach  FL  32962   
 
Phone  772 794-0601
 
Web Site  http://www.mckeegarden.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@mckeegarden.org
 
Description  18 acres of restored gardens featuring water lilies
 
Type of Resource  Nature
 
Primary Focus  Garden
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical
 
New or Updated:  07/08/2003
 
  Florida
Winter Haven
Cypress Gardens
2641 South Lake Summit Drive
Winter Haven FL 33884
Phone 863 324-2111
Web Site http://www.cypressgardens.com/
Description CLOSED SPRING 2003 65 year old attraction keeps adding features to famous water ski show
Type of Resource Activity
Primary Focus: Garden
Kind of Activity Theme Park
 
  Georgia
Athens
State Botanical Garden of Georgia
2450 Milledge Avenue
Athens GA 30605
Phone 706 542-1244
Alt Phone  706 542-6156
Web Site http://www.uga.edu/botgarden/home2.html
E-mail mailto:garden@arches.uga.edu
Description 313 acre botanical garden
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical
 
  Georgia
Atlanta
Atlanta Botanical Gardens
1345 Piedmont Avenue NE
Atlanta GA 30309
Phone 404 876-5859
Fax 404 876-7472
Web Site http://www.atlantabotanicalgarden.org/
E-mail mailto:info@atlantabotanicalgarden.org
Description 15 acres of gardens, including Upper Woodland, Children's garden, conservatory, Orchid center (to open 2002)
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical
 
    GA
 
Atlanta
  Atlanta History Center
 
130 W Paces Ferry Road NW
  Atlanta  GA  30305    
 
Phone  404 814-4000
  Web Site  http://www.atlhist.org/
  E-mail  mailto:information@atlantahistorycenter.com
 
Description  Atlanta History, Civil War, Southern Folk arts & Crafts - includes 33 acres                         with gardens,  1928 Swan house, 1845 Tullie Smith Farm, 2 playhouses
 
Type of Resource    Museum
  
Primary Focus              Garden
 
Building Type  Farm
  Field of Study/Science Facility  Folk Life
  Research /Reading  Library
  Era  Civil War
  New or Updated:  07/17/2003
 
  Georgia
Cedartown
Polk County Historical Society
205 North Collee Street
PO Box 203
Cedartown GA 30125
Phone 770 748-0073
Web Site http://polkhist.home.mindspring.com/
E-mail mailto:polkhist@mindspring.com
Description local history museum in former children's library
Building Type Civic
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Garden
Research or Reading Library
Era 1921
 
  Georgia
Fort Valley
Massee Lane Gardens
100 Massee Lane
Fort Valley GA 31034
Phone
478 967-2358
Fax 478 967-2083
Web Site http://www.camellias-acs.com/
E-mail mailto:ask@camellias-acs.com
Description home of American Camellia Society holds several gardens, museum, large collection of Boehm porcelain
Type of Resource  Nature
Primary Focus: Garden
Collection N-Z Porcelain
 
  Georgia
Hampton
Newman Wetlands Center
2755 Freeman Road
Hampton GA 30228
Phone
770 603-5606
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden
Nature of Group or Site Nature Center
 
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