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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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ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden - Albuquerque, New Mexico
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ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden - Albuquerque, New Mexico

Located in Albuquerque on the banks of the Rio Grande River, the ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden has 36 acres of gardens to explore along more than one and a half miles of paths. Two popular exhibits are a Japanese garden designed by noted landscape architect Toru Tanaka and a children’s garden guarded by a 14-foot topiary dragon. The BioPark also includes a zoo and aquarium.

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