Zilker Botanical Garden: A Haven for Wildlife

The Zilker Botanical Garden is an urban oasis in the heart of Austin, TX. Created by Zilker Foundation, it’s a haven for wildlife and people alike. Zilker has developed innovative horticultural techniques that make Zilker Botanical Garden unique among botanical gardens in Texas, emphasizing native plants. The Zilker Garden Club supports the park with volunteers who help maintain this green space for all to enjoy. Information can be found here.

Zilker Botanical Garden is a haven for wildlife in Zilker Park, one of Austin’s most well-known green spaces. Zilker Botanical Garden has over 200 species of plants that attract birds and butterflies, including the rare Karner blue butterfly, which only exists on two preserves in the world – Zilker Botanical Gardens being one. Zilker also offers many events to celebrate music in all its forms throughout the year. See here for information about Your Spooky Vacation Destination: Museum of the Weird, Austin TX.

The Zilker Botanical Garden is a haven for wildlife in Austin, TX. Visitors to the garden can enjoy over 50 acres of plants and flowers and several water features, including Twin Falls, which feeds into Barton Springs Pool. The gardens are also home to annuals, perennials, cacti, trees, and native Texas plants. So come rain or shine with your family by visiting this beautiful park during any time of year!