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Best Botanical Gardens in the US

Cherry blossoms, vanilla orchids, cactai, a pumpkin village and 3,000 exotic butterflies are just a few unique attractions featured at our favorite botanical gardens in the US.

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Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens - Columbus, Ohio
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Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens - Columbus, Ohio

Large greenhouses make visiting Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens in Columbus, OH, easy year-round. The conservatory houses over 400 species of plants, in environments that include desert and rainforest habitats. Seasonal displays of blooms, from colorful bulbs to varieties of conifers and grasses, span the outdoor gardens. There is also a unique glassblowing pavilion for demos and classes.

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