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Boyce Thompson Arboretum: Edible & Medicinal Plant Tour

Join us as we guide you through the awe-inspiring abundance of the Sonoran Desert. Far from barren, this vibrant landscape is home to an unparalleled variety of over 540 medicinal and edible plants. As we explore flowering shrubs and timeless trees, you’ll learn how plants like prickly-pear and jojoba have been life-giving staples for Sonoran Desert communities for more than 1,000 years.

Tours are subject to availability. Registration is first come, first serve. To register for a tour or walk, please visit the Gift Shop. Please note: this guided tour may include the Sonoran Desert Trail, which has steep sections that are not suitable for visitors who use wheelchairs, walkers, or strollers.

Tour size: 15 people
Cost: Free with admission

  • Audience: Adult, Kids (6 - 8 years), Teens (14 - 18 years), Tweens (9 - 13 years)
  • Genre: Field Sciences
  • Type: Field Trip/Outdoor Activity, Tour/Walk
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Date

Apr 13 2024

Time

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Cost

Free with Admission

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Location

Boyce Thompson Arboretum
37615 E. Arboretum Way, Superior, AZ, 85173
Website
https://www.btarboretum.org/

Organizer

Boyce Thompson Arboretum
Phone
(520) 689-2723
Website
https://www.btarboretum.org/
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