What’s in Bloom

Year-round, there’s something to see at Descanso Gardens! Below are estimated bloom times of your favorite plants. Please call Visitor Services at (818) 949-4200 to confirm that your favorites are blooming prior to your visit.

  • JANUARY: Camellias, toyon berries, and winter annuals
  • FEBRUARY: Camellias, magnolias, cherry trees and daffodils
  • MARCH: Tulips, camellias, irises, lilacs, cherry trees, clivia and daffodils
  • APRIL: Azaleas, camellias, irises, lilacs, native plants and wildflowers, and wisteria
  • MAY: Roses, azaleas, irises, wildflowers and California natives
  • JUNE: Modern and heritage roses, and summer annuals
  • JULY, AUGUST & SEPTEMBER: Roses, summer annuals and perennials, crape myrtle, and cassia
  • OCTOBER: Sasanqua camellias, roses and fall foliage
  • NOVEMBER: Camellias, toyon berries, annuals, ginkgo and fall foliage
  • DECEMBER: Camellias, toyon berries, annuals and ginkgo.

 

What’s Blooming Now

Descanso is open all weekend, including Memorial Day on May 30. Learn more about visiting the garden on our website at descansogardens.org 🌲 #ExploreDescanso

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Come vote at the most beautiful place in LA 🌹 @countyofla's Mobile Vote Center will be at Descanso on Wednesday, June 1 from 9am–5pm. ...

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#Dahlia season has begun 🌼 Botanically related to sunflowers, daisies, and zinnia through the #Asteraceae family, you can find these warm-weather favorites blooming along the #Promenade 💐 #ExploreDescanso

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It's #WorldBeeDay, and Descanso is positively #buzzing with these beloved #pollinators. They're especially partial to the #Matilija poppies this time of year up in the #CaliforniaGarden 🌼 #ExploreDescanso

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What's your favorite part of the #RoseGarden? We love this view of the arches captured by Descanso member @abovelosangeles. You can enjoy the #roses and other #spring blooms daily from 9am–7pm Monday–Friday and 9am–5pm Saturday–Sunday 💐 #ExploreDescanso

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Splish splash 🐣 The #ducklings had a delightful time in the water yesterday. Thank you for giving them space as they continue to enjoy and explore their new habitat 🐤 #ExploreDescanso

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🧚‍♀️ Bold Baja #fairydusters are a lovely highlight this #MacroMonday. Botanically known as Calliandra californica, you can find these native flowers in the #CaliforniaGarden 🌼 #ExploreDescanso

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