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Moorten Botanical Garden

1701 S Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92264-8936
+1 760-327-6555
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Small. I wish there had been more explanations about the desert vegetation. The turtles were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
b2keith
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Grants Pass, Oregon
" Fauna , Cactus ......things you have never seen before " !

Truly amazing , a simple and satisfying adventure within a desert botanical paradise ( we live in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael D
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Palm Springs, California
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Visitors are fascinated by this huge collection of cacti and flowers amid scenic nature trails.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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1701 S Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92264-8936
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+1 760-327-6555
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Small. I wish there had been more explanations about the desert vegetation. The turtles were cute. Notifies by the inner about TV shows and movies filmed there were fun.

Thank b2keith
Reviewed 1 week ago

Truly amazing , a simple and satisfying adventure within a desert botanical paradise ( we live in Palm Springs now ) we visit any time we can and are always mesmerized by the Incredible nature visual we are surrounded by in the desert. I promise...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great, quick, cheap place to visit in Palm Springs. The grounds are really lovely and you'll see all sorts of cacti that you've probably never seen before. The folks who run it are lovely and we were able to pick up a...More

Thank Jiabei
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Moorten is our go to spot when visiting Palm Springs to buy cacti for our growing collection; there is no fee for the sales area adjacent to the entry kiosk. In addition to several tables of cacti for sale, you can go on a self-guided...More

1  Thank GlobalGypsy_13
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We visited the Morton Botanical Garden last time in Palm Springs. My lady is absolutely crazy about plants, and this place features many varieties of desert plants, especially different types of cacti and many other succulents native to the area and desert. Worth a stop,

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Small (with lots of trails, twists and turn) garden with cacti everywhere. All of it is clearly labeled and who knew there were so many varieties. Lots to take pictures of, a nice event space if you want to rent, and a gift shop. I...More

Thank Bary P
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

The gardens are easy to find just use MapQuest. Plenty of parking and a separate lot adjacent to the gardens. The entry fee is very reasonable and worth the price. I would suggest leaving children that cannot be left unattended at home this place screams...More

Thank SandAndSunLover1
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

For $5 you can walk around the private cactus gardens in Palm Springs! 100% a must do while you're here! It's a private property where the Moorten's collected and planted all the plants you see it really is amazing!

Thank Georgia R
Reviewed 12 July 2017

You pay your $5 fee and then you stroll through an open-air cactus garden. The cacti are grouped by what geographic region they are typically found in. Take 5 minutes, or take an hour, it's up to you. Also, there is an assortment of desert...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We had read about this place and were intrigued to find out more about what is was all about. What a gem of a place. So many plants and a great variety for sale too. If you need ideas of desert plantings, this is the...More

1  Thank mkewest
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