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Inez Grant Parker Memorial Rose Garden and Desert Garden

  • 2525 Park Blvd. Map It
  • Balboa Park
  • Garden/Arboretum
  • Fodor's Choice

Updated 10/23/2014

Fodor's Review

These neighboring gardens sit just across the Park Boulevard pedestrian bridge and offer gorgeous views over Florida Canyon. The formal rose garden contains 2,500 roses representing nearly 200 varieties; peak bloom is usually in April and May. The adjacent Desert Garden provides a striking contrast, with 2.5 acres of succulents and desert plants seeming to blend into the landscape of the canyon below.

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2525 Park Blvd., San Diego, California, 92101, United States

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Updated 10/23/2014


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