Chicago Botanic Garden

Chicago Botanic Garden

The best times to visit Chicago Botanical Garden is summer.Summer is peak season for herbaceous perennials. Everybody likes to grow them in this climate they are really coming to their own in the middle of summer. On this garden you’ll be surrounded by hollyhocks and some beautiful hydrangeas. On some corner you can see spectacular display of lilies.

This garden features plants native to the tall grass prairie from North America. The yellow flowers are indicative of the sunflower family. The prime component of the tall grass prairie ecosystem. In this garden you can found Filipino rubra, also known as queen of the Prairie. Another component of the tall grass prairie ecosystem native to the Chicago region were the English walled garden. Chicago botanical garden also has a mixed border. This type of landscape design features perennials annuals trees shrubs and vines as well as bulbs that bloom pretty much throughout the year. Of course in the midsummer you can see beautiful dahlias. On the summer you can see all sorts of wonderful perennials coming into flower. That really makes this garden come to life.

Chicago Botanic Garden Virtual Tours

Chicago Botanic Garden Virtual Tours

In the West flower walk a transition garden that connects the Buhler enabling garden to Regenstein Education Center. Featured in midsummer or waves of day lilies bright reds oranges yellows.

Attractions

  • Aquatic Garden
  • Bonsai Collection
  • Bulb Garden
  • Children’s Growing Garden
  • Circle Garden
  • Cove
  • Crescent
  • Dwarf Conifer Garden
  • Enabling Garden
  • English Oak Meadow
  • English Walled Garden
  • Esplanade
  • Evening Island
  • Fruit & Vegetable Garden
  • Greenhouses
  • Heritage Garden
  • Japanese Garden
  • Lakeside Gardens
  • Landscape Gardens
  • McDonald Woods
  • Model Railroad Garden
  • Native Plant Garden
  • Nature Play Garden
  • Plant Evaluation Garden
  • Plant Science Center
  • Prairie
  • Rose Garden
  • Sensory Garden
  • Skokie River
  • Spider Island
  • Water Gardens
  • Waterfall Garden
Chicago Botanic Garden

Chicago Botanic Garden

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How to take Virtual Tours

Garden Gallery

The first method to taking the Chicago Botanical Garden Virtual tours is by visiting the official gallery. In this gallery you can see so many beautiful images of the garden. This gallery will bring you to every spot of the garden. You can see colourful pictures in this gallery. Not only images and pictures, on some spots you can enjoy the videos of the spots. Such as in the Water Garden and Model Railroad Garden.

 

Google Streetview Based Virtual Tours

Thanks to the Google streetview, by now you can take a virtual tours in the Chicago Botanical Garden. You can enjoy the beautiful of the garden from your laptop or smartphone. This maps based virtual tours will bring more reality experience. Walk in the lakeside with colourful lilies, prairies and much more. To take this Virtual tours just simply go to this link.