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Gardens in California, USA

America is strong in landscape architecture but not quite such a leader in garden design. Americans tend to be a garden-loving people who do not have a great love of gardening. The climate tends to be too hot or too cold for working in gardens to be as much of a pleasure as it is in the gardens of Northern Europe. America also has a lack of aristocratic garden estates and many of America’s public gardens are run as publicly-funded botanic gardens.

In addition to these American Garden Finder entries, please see Garden Tours in America for information on tours, self-guided visits, tailor-made tours and gardens open to the public in USA.

Recently updated Gardens

  • Adamson House Garden updated at 17 Oct 08:44
  • Descanso Gardens updated at 17 Oct 08:43
  • Virginia Robinson Gardens updated at 28 Feb 14:43
  • University of California Santa Cruz Arboretum updated at 28 Feb 14:37
  • University of California Riverside Botanic Garden updated at 28 Feb 14:34