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Garden Tour: Leafy & Fruity

September 5, 2021
10:00AM - 11:00AM
Meet our plant - and our horticulturalist. Free with admission. Sept. 5

Plants for animals

Leafy and fruity hors d'oeuvres
Bamboo leaves - yum!
We reuse and recycle our plants! Learn about plants that zoo animals eat or play with, from willow to bamboo, banana to kiwi.
Explore our plants
Meet our horticulturalist
The man who makes the landscape.
Get tips from our horticulturalist Bryon Jones and be awed by the power of plants at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium. Meet 10am at the Pacific Rim Plaza, just inside the front gate. Free with admission.

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Love plants?
Our Zoo is nestled into one of the country's biggest urban parks - Point Defiance Park - with show gardens including rose, dahlia, iris, Japanese, Northwest and rhododendron. Our rangers even give forest tours.