A natural place to learn
Descanso is a natural place to learn for all ages.
Adaptations and interactions
Explore how plant adaptations support the balance of nature and the many ways plants and animals depend on each other to survive.
Designed for grade levels: 7-11 years old, 3rd-5th grade
Videos: adaptations and interactions
Find out what animals need in their habitats to survive, and how oak tree habitats provide for local wildlife.
Descanso Gardens’ habitat
Learn more about the wildlife of Descanso and about how we create safe habitats for the diverse group of creatures who make Descanso their home. See who we’ve caught on our wildlife cam or add your own wildlife observations from your Descanso visit!