Parks & Blooms

Discover the beauty of St. Louis Metro natural areas

Gardens & conservatories in metro st. louis


Japanese garden with lake and bridge

Missouri Botanical Garden

4344 Shaw Blvd., St. Louis

79 acres

Chinese Garden, English Woodland Garden, Ottoman Garden, 14-acre Japanese Garden and more


garden with pergola

Bissell House

10225 Bellefontaine Rd., St. Louis

small wedding garden with pergolas and gazebo

waterfall surrounded by tropical greenery

Climatron at Missouri Botanical Garden

4344 Shaw Blvd., St. Louis

24,000 sf greenhouse of exotic plants and flowers

Emerson Conservatory at Missouri Botanical Garden

4344 Shaw Blvd., St. Louis

elephants ears with fall trees in background

Faust Park

15025 Faust Park, Chesterfield

gardens outside the Butterfly House and in the Historic Village

rose among green leaves

Florissant Valley Park Rose Garden

1 James J. Eagan Dr., Florissant

small rose garden across from the Civic Center

conservatory with fountains

Jewel Box in Forest Park

Wells Dr. & McKinley Dr., St. Louis

permanent floral displays supplemented with seasonal flowers from the city’s greenhouses

gardens on a hill with a pavilion

Lafayette Park

2023 Lafayette Ave., St Louis

Grotto, pavilion garden, rock garden

tropical conservatory 

Linnean House at Missouri Botanical Garden

4344 Shaw Blvd., St. Louis

greenery and flowers in a garden

Longview Farm Park

13525 Clayton Rd., Town & Country

Gardens around the house maintained by the Mason Ridge Garden Club

garden of orange flowers and greenery

Queeny Park

1675 South Mason Rd., Manchester

Queeny Barn Courtyard Garden & Jarville Gardens

Centennial Butterfly Garden sign

Ruhe Park

898 S. Elm Ave., Webster Groves

2.5 acres with daylily, butterfly and perennial gardens

butterfly on a pink Hawaiian hibiscus

Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House

15050 Faust Park, Chesterfield

8,000 sf butterfly conservatory

historic house with white fence and flowers

Thomas Sappington House Museum

1015 Sappington Rd., St. Louis

Period flower and herb gardens which appear as they did over 200 years ago

wildflower garden

Whitmire Wildflower Garden

Shaw Nature Reserve, Gray Summit

Garden paths through five plant community areas with over 500 native species.


decorative pond with gazebo

McNair Park Braille Trail & Garden

3100 Droste Rd., St. Charles

walking path & garden with descriptive signs in Braille

field of purple bee balm flowers

Quail Ridge Park

560 Interstate Dr., Wentzville

wildflower garden maintained by Missouri Master Naturalists near the Horseshoe Museum

formal flower garden

Rau Garden

1900 West Randolph, St. Charles

5-acre garden next to Memorial Hall in Blanchette Park

gardens around a sign

St. Charles County Master Gardeners

260 Brown Rd., St. Peters

Demonstration gardens on site of MU Missouri Extension


Glenna's Garden sign with flowers

Glenna's Garden at Britton House

210 Boone St., Troy

small backyard garden maintained by the Lincoln County Historical Society


Glennas Garden sign with flowers

Long Row Lavender

26549 S. Stracks Church Rd, Wright City

lavender, peonies, daffodils, sunflowers, zinnias


small garden on city street

Lafayette Plaza

21 W. Second St., Washington

.1-acre garden center maintained by the Washington Garden Club


trees and bushes around a sign

Gardens at SIUE

6 Arboretum Ln., Edwardsville

35 acres with walking paths and garden areas

peonies with Oriental garden

Gordon Moore Park

4550 College Ave., Alton

1-acre rose garden, hosta walk

daylily garden

University of Illinois Extension Master Gardeners

Myron Provence Pkwy., Maryville

garden located in Drost Park near the playground

flower garden

Village Garden at Homer Adams Park

6810 Godfrey Rd., Godfrey

University of Illinios Master Gardeners demonstration garden

petunias in front of lake with fountain

Monticello Sculpture Gardens

5800 Godfrey Rd., Godfrey

1/2-mile walking path with garden areas on the campus of Lewis & Clark Community College

blooming pink tree with garden

Wilson Park

2900 Benton St., Granite City

formal gardens and fountain at 27th & State St.


heart-shaped sign

Belleville Heart Garden

806 S. High St., Belleville

community demonstration garden