A Little Bit of Everything

It is the end of July and there are still plenty of flowers to see. Some plants are still flowering, some are re-flowering and other flowers are new.

The great thing about re-visiting Red Butte Garden is the constant change of color and variety of blossoms. Each time you visit is like your first time.

Echeveria   Echeveria subrigida 'Fire and Ice'


Slipper Spurge   Pedilanthus macrocarpus

These two unique succulents can be found in the flower bed at the bottom of the steps before you enter the Visitor Center


Hibiscus   Hibiscus 'Kopper King'

With flowers larger than a dinner plate, this giant-flowered Hibiscus really makes a statement. This specimen can be found growing near the Water Pavilion


Sunburst St. Johnswort  Hypericum frondosum 'Sunburst'

Look for this handsome shrub growing on south perimeter of the Four Seasons Garden

Bergamot  Monarda didyma 'Raspberry Wine'

This hummingbird magnet, found in our Herb Garden, has fragrant foliage that can be made into a great tea.

Heavy Metal Switch Grass  Panicum virgatum 'Heavy Metal'

The next time you walk by a tall grass, take a close look. This specimen is producing colorful stamens and stigmas.


Coneflower  Rudbeckia 'Herbstonne'

Tall, bright yellow flowers like this one make a great backdrop for lower-growing shrubs and perennials. This coneflower grows on the north and south berms of the Four Seasons Garden

Photography by Sarah Anderson


HOURS
Jan 2-Mar 31: 9 am-5 pm
April 1-30: 9 am-7:30pm
May 1-Aug 31: 9 am-9 pm*
Sept 1-30: 9 am-7:30 pm*
Oct 1-Dec 23: 9 am-5 pm

Closed Thanksgiving Day
and Dec 24-Jan 1

*Days when outdoor concerts are scheduled, hours are 9 am-5 pm.

Only Service Animals are allowed in the Garden

GENERAL ADMISSION

Members: Free
Adults (ages 18-64): $10
Seniors (ages 65+): $8
Military w/ID: $8
Children (ages 3-17): $6
Children (under 3): Free
U of U Faculty/Staff: $8
U of U Students: Free with valid ID

Groups (12 or more) $1 off ea. person

Enjoy half-price admission December, January, and February

CONTACT
(801)585-0556

LOCATION
300 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
How to Get Here

XMission

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