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In the interests of public safety Mount Lofty Botanic Garden will be closed on Friday 23 February due to the Severe fire danger rating.
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Watch this baby turtle's journey from the Cactus Garden to First Creek Wetland
16 February 2018

Godspeed, little guy!

Two 'Extinct in the Wild' species at Mount Lofty Botanic Garden
07 February 2018

Introducing Camellia amplexicaulis and Franklinia alatamaha.

Seed Hunters in the news
31 January 2018

A new discovery of the endangered Arckaringa daisy and a threatened orchids project land the seed team in the news.

In Bloom: Dahlias
15 January 2018

One of Adelaide Botanic Garden's most popular summer sights, the Dahlia Garden is in bloom.

World Environment Day celebrations recognised
19 December 2017

The Botanic Gardens' Education Team has picked up a coveted Green Globe Award!

Summer's for sunflowers
15 December 2017

These spectacular flowers aren't just a pretty face.

Birds of Adelaide Botanic Garden
13 December 2017

More than 100 bird species have been spotted in the Garden and Botanic Park - how many have you seen?

Birds of Adelaide Botanic Garden
13 December 2017

More than 100 bird species have been spotted in the Garden and Botanic Park - how many have you seen?

Pots of gold in Botanic Park
08 December 2017

Meet the stunning rainbow eucalyptus.

The Classground project
04 December 2017

Shedding light on a new Adelaide Botanic Garden project.

Summer gardening tips
01 December 2017

Botanic Gardens curators give you their top summer tips for your garden.

Go home, lorikeets - you're drunk!
24 November 2017

If you seem some rather rowdy birds at Adelaide Botanic Garden over the next fortnight, blame this tree.

The latest from the Amorphophallus Palace
09 November 2017

Another species flowers at Mount Lofty Botanic Garden's Nursery, while we wait for another Corpse Flower.

Seed Hunters spring update
15 October 2017

The Seed Centre team have been clocking up some k's recently in the hunt for rare SA flora.

Attack of the sheep-eating plants
20 September 2017

Our Puya chilensis are flowering and they have a sinister reputation - but is it warranted?

Spring gardening tips
01 September 2017

Botanic Gardens curators give you their top tips for spring!

Seed hunting in the APY Lands
31 August 2017

Our expert volunteers headed north recently, collecting over 100 plant specimens and recording over 1,500 images!

In Bloom: Aloes in Adelaide
21 August 2017

Each year, around late winter, Adelaide Botanic Garden's Aloes put on a flowering show.

Spring plantings, beetroots and bothersome birds
17 August 2017

It's all hands on deck in the Little Sprouts Kitchen Garden!

Addicted to orchids
11 August 2017

Get the low-down on beautiful orchids - both native and exotic - from expert Bodo Jensen.

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