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$37 for a Contributing Membership to Idaho Botanical Garden ($75 Value)

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Membership grants access to 15 acres of gardens and two passes to a garden event, including live concerts and bug festival

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Promotional value expires Jun 15, 2014. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person. Must activate by expiration date. New members only. Not valid for renewals. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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. Join the pursuit of leafy progress with this Groupon.

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. Join the pursuit of leafy progress with this Groupon.

The Deal

Idaho Botanical Garden

The mission of the Idaho Botanical Garden has remained the same since its founding more than 25 years ago: to foster community appreciation and understanding of horticulture and natural conservation. Nestled in the Boise foothills, the facility's 33 acres house more than 14 themed gardens. Some feature carnivorous plants, native flora, or colorful and aromatic herbs, whereas others focus on rose varieties, succulents, peonies, and water-conserving plants. Garden staff use adjacent foothills for nature hikes and environmental education.

A day at the gardens may also include a snack at the Tea House or a trip to admire plantings on the roof of the Gathering Place gazebo. Pathways lined with Table Rock sandstone wander through the four quadrants of the green Celtic labyrinth, each representing one of the four seasons. In a separate Children's Adventure Garden, smaller visitors frolic in a colorful tree house and watch the ripple of fins at a koi pond. For self-guided family tours, the staff provide backpacks containing suggestions for things to see and do, as well as scavenger-hunt items, a magnifying lens, and binoculars so children can check whether that's really a Bubo virginianus slinking through the trees.


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99% of 282 customers recommend

  • “Great spot to visit and relax. It has some good ideas for landscaping if one lives in the same or similar climate.”

  • “Awesome place for kids!”

  • “This is a lovely place to visit any time of the year. There are picnic tables, ample parking, and each garden is unique and well taken care of. ”

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    East End

    2355 Old Penitentiary Rd.

    Boise, ID 83712

    +12083438649

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