November 2022 | Desert Botanical Garden

OPEN DAILY 8 A.M.|7 A.M. FOR MEMBERS WED. & SUN.

Month: November 2022

History of La Posada

History of La Posada

A Mexican holiday tradition is returning to the Garden and adding an extra layer of magic to Las Noches de las Luminarias on Dec.18. La Posada will transport Garden visitors to Mexico, where it is celebrated, as they make their way through the Garden with singing...
Jingle Beth Recipe

Jingle Beth Recipe

Beginning Dec. 1, celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with a specialty cranberry cocktail at Gertrude’s Restaurant. The Jingle Beth & Friends cocktail will be offered all month long at Gertrude’s. The holiday drink is an inspiration of Beth McDonald, the...
A Big Warm Thank You to You

A Big Warm Thank You to You

Every day the Garden is grateful for its visitors, staff, volunteers, members and donors who make the experience here one that is memorable. Your support helps the Garden continue to be a world class attraction committed to education, research, exhibition and...
Garden Hosted Its First Naturalization Ceremony On Veterans Day

Garden Hosted Its First Naturalization Ceremony On Veterans Day

On Veterans Day, Nov. 11, The Garden hosted its first Naturalization Ceremony welcoming 26 new citizens to the United States. The Garden hosted the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and the United States District Court for District of Arizona for the special...
Plants Tips: Poinsettias

Plants Tips: Poinsettias

Bracts are the red flower-like petals you might find on a poinsettia, but they are specialized leaves. Look closely at the center of the bracts, and you will see small flowers. Poinsettias are in the Euphorbia family related to succulent euphorbias. Poinsettias thrive...
Green Chili Corn Chowder Recipe

Green Chili Corn Chowder Recipe

The weather is getting colder, the holidays are approaching and you’re probably looking for your next fall recipe. Try your hand at this rich and hearty soup that is a favorite from Gertrude’s Restaurant. This recipe for green chili corn chowder will enlighten the...
ADVANCE TICKET RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED FOR MEMBERS & GENERAL ADMISSION
Dec. 1-24 & 26-31: Last entry at 2:30 p.m. Garden reopen at 5:30 p.m. for Luminaria ticket holders.