The Desert House

  • Cactus 2
    Cactus 2
  • Cactus 3
    Cactus 3
  • Cactus 4
    Cactus 4
  • Cactus 5
    Cactus 5
  • Cactus 6
    Cactus 6
  • Cactus 7
    Cactus 7
  • Cactus 8
    Cactus 8
  • Cactus 9
    Cactus 9

This display highlights plants that have evolved to live in some of the most forbidding climates on our planet. Unique water-storing capacities and heat- and sun-tolerance tactics are part of the wonder of these xerophytic plants.

Upcoming Events

Sunday Open Hours

Event time:
Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 11:15am to Sunday, March 5, 2017 - 11:15am
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Barbara to Notify Chris of Go Live Date.

Event time:
Friday, April 28, 2017 - 11:00pm to 11:30pm
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Green Café on Thursday Nov. 2

Event time:
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 3:00pm
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Location:
Marsh Botanical Garden See map
265 Mansfield Street
New Haven, CT 06517

Closing For Holiday Season

Event time:
Monday, December 18, 2017 - 4:30pm
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Garden is closed at noon

Event time:
Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 8:45am
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Green Cafe

Title: Green Cafe
Free
Event time:
Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 4:00pm
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Location:
Marsh Botanical Garden See map
265 Mansfield Street
New Haven, CT 06511