April 2020 | Desert Botanical Garden

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Month: April 2020

Send Mom Some Virtual Love

Send Mom Some Virtual Love

With Mother’s Day coming up, bring the beauty of the Garden to a mom in your life with these free downloadable postcards. How to Download Save the images to your cell phone’s photo library or to your desktop by holding and clicking, right clicking or...
Activity | Make Mom a Flower Crown

Activity | Make Mom a Flower Crown

  Celebrate the moms in your life with this nature craft activity for all ages. All you need are a few craft supplies and whatever you can find in your garden or flower selection at your grocer.  Materials: Printed crown template or free-hand draw your own...
A Changing Earth

A Changing Earth

The potential effects on plants and other organisms due to the decrease in human activity is a bit speculative right now. However, based on current knowledge, these are some possible effects that may be occurring. These represent likely positive human impacts on the...
Send a Virtual Postcard

Send a Virtual Postcard

We dedicate these digital postcards to everyone in our community that works to keep us safe, healthy and fed during the COVID crisis. We hope that they will bring you peace and joy from the unease in your daily lives and remind you of the restorative power of nature...
Activity | Fruit Dissection

Activity | Fruit Dissection

Fruit is a great introductory to dissection, because fruit is typically easy to cut into, has simple anatomy and is easy to obtain. For this activity, use the botanical definition of fruit: the seed-bearing structure produced in plants after flowering. Fruits ideal...
Activity | Mindful Relaxation

Activity | Mindful Relaxation

Meditation Tips At Home Contributing Author  |  Kerry Amann Meditation has many benefits to health and well-being. When many spending more time at home, people can find new ways to practice meditation. While there is no one-size-fits-all tip, here are a few you can...
#AZSunset Inspiration

#AZSunset Inspiration

Ah sunsets – they offer the nostalgia of a completed day with the opportunity of a new beginning around the corner. Streaks of colors paint the sky, indicating the day’s finale in spectacular form. They provide beauty, hope and encouragement that is universally...
Activity | Desert Detectives Bingo at Home: Animals

Activity | Desert Detectives Bingo at Home: Animals

Spending more time taking walks or hikes with your family? Try our desert nature walk bingo which is a great example of garden activities for kids! Check out this fun printable sheet to make the experience even more fun. Download Activity Back to...
Zoom Virtual Garden Backgrounds

Zoom Virtual Garden Backgrounds

Missing the Garden and spending a lot of time on Zoom? Download these Garden Zoom virtual backgrounds to brighten up your calls. How to Download Save the images to your cell phone’s photo library or to your desktop by holding and clicking, right clicking or...