$22 for "The Private Lives of Plants" Outing for Two at Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales ($44 Value). Three Dates Available.

Lake Wales

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For thousands of years, humans have studied trees to learn how they too can provide suitable housing for squirrels and grow lemons from their fingertips. Branch out with this Groupon.

$22 for Two Tickets to "The Private Lives of Plants" & Two Drinks ($44 value)

Tickets are available for June 1st, July 6th, and August 3rd, from 7–10 p.m.

During this "science meets socializing" event, you'll have a chance to learn about the mysterious mating habits of plants. You can sip wine or a microbrew and explore the surrounding gardens, all to the tune of a live carillon performance. Additional drinks are available for $2.

Bok Tower Gardens

An herbaceous haven, Bok Tower Gardens' manmade Arcadia harbors the historical Pinewood Estate and a bell tower filled with a cluster of carillon bells. Delicate white azaleas, pink snapdragons, and velvety camellias peek out from behind shrubbery leaves, and lemon marigolds smile back at the sun with brilliant yellow petals. The centerpiece of the verdant paradise, the Singing Tower rings out at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. daily, its 60 carillon bells delighting garden strollers and frightening away tulip-thieving lawn gnomes. The garden also caters to kids with enchanting features including secret areas, a vine-covered tunnel, and a picnic area with a sandbox and toys. Built in the '30s, Pinewood Estate boasts carved woodwork and intricate wrought iron that evoke a Mediterranean manor and provide a glimpse into luxurious lifestyles of decades past. The gardens are open daily from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., when all the flowers are gently tucked into bed for the evening.

Reviews

The grounds are lovely and the tower impressive. I enjoyed the wildlife as well.

Kathy H, TripAdvisor, 5/2/12

Tips from Groupon Customers

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    Lake Wales

    1151 Tower Blvd.

    Lake Wales, Florida 33853

    863-676-1408

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In a Nutshell

Drinks & appetizers satiate garden-oglers throughout enticing presentations on floral interaction & live carillon concerts.

The Fine Print

Expiration varies. Limit 1 per person, may buy multiple as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Must be 21 or older. Must present valid ID. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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