October 2016 | Desert Botanical Garden


Month: October 2016

Cactus: Fifth Most-Threatened Group of Living Things

Cactus: Fifth Most-Threatened Group of Living Things

Coral reefs are known to be endangered. Images of colorless coral, vacant of living creatures, paired with pleas to help preserve the reefs, have been seen for years. In October 2015, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) released the Red List of...
Monarch Butterflies and Milkweeds

Monarch Butterflies and Milkweeds

Monarch butterflies are spotted in Arizona between October and April. While monarchs are not in Arizona year-round, the state is in the migration path for both the western and eastern populations of monarch butterflies. Annually, these iconic insects set out on a...

On-site programming is currently on hiatus.

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Reservations for Dec. 8 Community Day are sold out.

Dec. 4 - 6 | The Garden will close at 4 p.m. and reopen to Luminaria ticket holders at 5:30 p.m.

Advance Ticket reservations are required. Walk-ups are only permitted as capacity allows.

Please be sure to read our safety measures before you make your reservation. See you soon!

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