Bellevue Botanical Garden

The Bellevue Botanical Garden is an urban refuge encompassing 53 acres of cultivated gardens, restored woodlands, and natural wetlands


Bellevue Botanical Garden displays the best plants and gardening practices for healthy, beautiful Northwest gardens. Visitors are encouraged to participate in Garden volunteerism, events and programs that are engaging, educational and inspiring.

Upcoming Events

Garden d’Lights – Nov 24 – Dec 30, 2018

24th Annual Garden d’Lights at the Bellevue Botanical Garden November 24 – December 30, 2018 4:30-9:00 pm nightly $5.00 per person; kids 10 and under are free. FREE NIGHTS: Nov 24, 25, 26, 27, 28 & 29. No tickets are needed. Garden d’Lights features over half a million sparkling lights formed into the whimsical shapes of plants, flowers, birds, animals, and cascading waterfalls set amid the natural beauty of the Bellevue Botanical Garden. Visit our Garden d'Lights page for more information....

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Garden Grounds, 12001 Main Street
Bellevue, 98005 United States
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Welcome to Subirdia

John Marzluff is a nationally known Professor of Wildlife Science at the University of Washington, and an expert in Ornithology. Part of the joy of gardening is observing and listening to our feathered friends. In his latest book, Welcome to Subirdia: Sharing our Neighborhoods with Wrens, Robins, Woodpeckers, and Other Wildlife, Dr. Marzluff reveals that our suburbs and city parks are often remarkably rich in bird diversity and play a key role in preventing loss of species in the face...

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Aaron Education Center, 12001 Main St
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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Growing Mushrooms at Home

Taught by Tristan Woodsmith: This workshop focuses on growing gourmet mushrooms at home, both indoors and outdoors in your yard, garden or woods. We will discuss the mushroom life cycle, various substrates used for growing mushrooms, and low-tech methods for generating mycelium including spores, spawn, and stem-butts. Indoor mushroom patches, outdoor mushroom beds, log and stump cultivation will all be covered in great detail. Species mentioned include Oyster Mushrooms, Shiitake, Lion's Mane and more! Each student will create their own...

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Aaron Education Center, 12001 Main St
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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