It's Spring!!!

It was such a nice day outside today that I just had to get out and see what was happening in the garden. As soon as I set foot on the floral walk I saw the most amazing display of daffodils! There are thousands! All different sizes and colors!

Daffodils
Floral Walk Daffodils

Daffodils
More Floral Walk Daffodils

Daffodils
Four Seasons Garden Daffodils

Right now is a great time to see Magnolias in bloom. If you want to see these beauties, the best spots in the garden are the Floral Walk, Court Yard and Fragrance Garden.

Royal Star Magnolia
Magnolia stellata 'Royal Star' Royal Star Magnolia

Magnolia facts:

  • Plants belonging to the family to the Magnoliaceae are believed to be dating back to 95 million years ago.
  • The magnolia family is one of the most primitive group of angiosperms.
  • Magnolia flowers size ranges from 3-12 inch in diameter.
  • Magnolias seeds may remain dormant for many years (15-20 years).

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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