Fall is for the Grasses

From now until the snow falls is the best time to see our fantastic display of ornamental grasses. They are planted in every garden so be sure to them all.

Four Seasons Panicum

Miscanthus in a sea of Panicum

Silver Spike Grass

Silver Spike Grass       Chnatherum calamagrostis

Silver Spike Grass

Silver Spike Grass       Chnatherum calamagrostis Flower

Feather Reed Grass

Feather Reed Grass       Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'


Miscanthus       Miscanthus sinensis var. condensatus

Black Fountain Grass

Black Fountain Grass       Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Moudry'

Little Bluestem Grass

Little Bluestem Grass       Schizachrium scoparium 'The Blues'

Photos by Luis Ojeda


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
How to Get Here