Cacti in Bloom

For those who get excited about cacti like I do, you'll be happy to know that Red Butte's cacti are in bloom!!! To see them in all their glory, visit the Sprout House roof and flower bed across the path.

Echinocereus fendleri

Fendlers Cactus        Echinocereus fendleri

Littoral Prickley Pear

Littoral Prickly Pear        Opuntia littoralis

Plains Prickly Pear

Plains Prickly Pear        Opuntia polyacantha

Whipple's Cholla

Whipple's Cholla        Opuntia whipplei

Be sure to check out the rest of the garden on your visit to see the cacti. There are plants blooming all over the place!


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


300 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
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