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Florida Botanical Gardens

12520 Ulmerton Rd, Largo, FL 33774-3602
+1 727-582-2100
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Went there today. On site parking available. Wheelchair accessible as well. Washrooms inside the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kellie C
Ottawa, Canada
via mobile
nice gardens.friendly staff

nice gardens to stroll around and kill a few hours! Can read about different types of plants and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
joe b
St. Pete Beach, Florida
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12520 Ulmerton Rd, Largo, FL 33774-3602
+1 727-582-2100
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went there today. On site parking available. Wheelchair accessible as well. Washrooms inside the welcome center. Lots of stuff to see. They were and are setting up for Christmas with lights etc. It was free. It was ok, you really have to be into plants...More

Thank Kellie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

nice gardens to stroll around and kill a few hours! Can read about different types of plants and flowers! Staff inside can help w/ diseases off plants and flowers! Always have 1 grouchy staff member! lol

Thank joe b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we arrived they were just finishing the Christmas decorations and testing the lights. They certainly enhance the beauty of the park. All the plants are labeled which is a good thing since I only recognized a few and those are house plants in the...More

Thank Cynmos
Reviewed 1 week ago

Adjacent to Heritage Village and accessible by foot bridge which is a community of historic homes and people in period dress. The Gardens themselves offer the best of Fl and tropical flora, waterfall, etc.

Thank evelandteachvi
Reviewed 1 week ago

I truly dislike early Christmas displays in the stores, however I get very excited this time of year knowing the Florida Botanical Gardens will be filled with color and beauty verrrrry soon!! The paths are lit, the decorations lavish and the entertainment amazing! Santa &...More

Thank shayb42
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went to this beautiful location today. No signs really of the last hurricane. If you are in the area this is a hidden gem. Not many people during the day and the stroll through the variety of plant life is well...More

Thank piratebob2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautifully maintained Garden with an incredible variety of flora and fauna. It's quiet and peaceful. And don't miss the Christmas lights!

Thank amason61
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoy walking here and seeing the ways native plants are displayed. Also love having the master gardener desk to find out what ails my plants.

Thank janicekreuger
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well organized and friendly staff. Great place for your own area. A real botanical garden area. This is a Largo area gem.

Thank Terry C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visitors will not be disappointed, guaranteed. This garden can hold its own against even the Wash. D.C. Botanical Gardens....Follow the pathways, enjoy the vistas while sitting to rest at different settings along the way...tropical plants/trees clearly identified to awe at and photograph.. Plenty of parking...More

Thank Ruta D
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Linda C
March 14, 2017|
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Response from flbgfoundation | Property representative |
Hi Lynn - here is some guidance Friendly dogs are welcome in the gardens as long as they are on a leash. Owners are required to supervise and clean up after their dogs. They are not allowed on boardwalks. Pinellas County... More
Herb S
August 23, 2016|
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Response from Diane K | Reviewed this property |
It's totally free....and if you have a chance/time/energy...go to the historical Florida buildings in the park next door to the Gardens. All of the homes & buildings have been moved from other locations throughout the state... More
June 25, 2016|
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Response from Josie R | Reviewed this property |
Yes you will, all areas were wheelchair friendly.