Durango BOtanical Society

"Building Public Gardens Committed to Demonstration and Education"

The Durango Botanic Gardens are located around the Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Avenue, Durango, CO


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or here to read our blog coverage, see slideshow of tour below



New Phone App

Click the app icon above for a look at DBS's new phone app. While it's still in development, it will eventually enable self-guided tours and answers to frequent questions. More features to come!

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Selected images from 2019 Gardens-on-Tour

(Photos courtesy of Pete Varney)

Busy morning at library registration
Bakers Bridge stone fire pit at LeMaire residence
Urban sanctuary at home of Annette and Bill LeMaire
View of Animas Valley from home of Rick, Jane Anderson
Raised beds at home of Rick, Jane Anderson
Plein air artists were at many gardens
Home of John and Theresa Anderson in Edgemont Highlands
Crushed stone walkways at John and Theresa Anderson's
Home of Ed and Kim Warshauer
Flowers were in abundance at Warshauer residence
Did we say flowers were in abundance at the Warshauer's?
Sculptures adorn the gardens of Michael and Sandy Bruce
Plein air artist Lindy Ivie at work
Water feature at Marilee White home and gardens
Grapes require special caging for protection at White home from birds and animals
Peaceful stream at White home
Eric and Alice Foutz reclaim the beauty of Barr Orchard
Home of Eric and Alice Foutz, formerly Barr Orchard
We have some interesting boards on Pinterest. Don't forget to visit us there.


New Garden Map Project

Map of the Demonstration Garden


10 Town Plaza, #460                                                                         

Durango, CO  81301                                                                                                               

Phone:  970-880-4841


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