New Blooms

To start off this weeks blog I want to bring attention to Utah's largest native flower, the Sacred Datura or Angels-Trumpet Datura wrightii.

Sacred Datura

Sacred Datura      Datura wrightii

These beautiful flowers open at night and stay open until they are spent. They have a very sweet fragrance and are related to tomatoes and peppers.

Other beautiful flowers you might find in the garden include:

Hemerocallis 'Ruffled Apricot'

Daylily      Hemerocallis 'Ruffled Apricot'

Hemerocallis x 'Gothic Window'

Daylily      Hemerocallis x 'Gothic Window'

Balloon Flower

Balloon Flower      Platycodon grandiflorus

Balloon Flower

Balloon Flower      Platycodon grandiflorus

Don't forget to check out our new Amphitheatre when you get a chance!


Closed Thanksgiving Day and Dec 24-Jan 1

*On days when outdoor concerts are scheduled, garden hours are 9AM-5PM

Only Service Animals are allowed in the garden


Members: Free
Adults (ages 18-64): $12
Seniors (ages 65+): $10
Military w/ID: $10
Children (ages 3-17): $7
Children (under 3): Free
U of U Faculty/Staff: $10
U of U Students: Free with valid ID

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

Enjoy half-price admission December, January, and February


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Salt Lake City, UT 84108
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