McKee Botanical Garden – Vero Beach, FL

An 18-acre oasis filled with native and tropical plants. Hot as the inside of a clenched butt cheek on a summer’s day, but a nice stroll through a lush garden with winding and weaving paths leading through a lush garden. The brochure that you pick up upon entry has info for the interpretive trail, so…

Fruit and Spice Park – Homestead, FL

A hop, skip, and a jump from the entrance to Everglades National Park lies this charming botanical garden. I stopped here on my way home from camping in the Everglades while looking to see what hidden gems I may have missed in the area. It’s pretty cheap at $8 per person, which includes a tram…

Flamingo Gardens – Davie, FL

Flamingo gardens is a botanical garden and the home of Everglades Wildlife Sanctuary. This shit is one hell of a well-tended garden.        The gardens contain several champion trees (the largest of their kind) and the largest single-trunk tree in Florida, this phat ass fig:  A narrated tram runs throughout the day to to…