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, cherry trees 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, camellias, 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.

 

To see in real-time what trees are in Bloom: click here. 

 

What’s Blooming Now

Hello, #July! Descanso is open daily until 8pm, which gives you more time to enjoy #summer favorites like #sunflowers by #CenterCircle 🌻 Want to visit Descanso? Tickets for non-members are released weekly on Tuesdays at 10am. Learn more and get your tickets at descansogardens.org/tickets ...

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Sunny days call for shady spots to enjoy at Descanso 🌲 Want to visit the garden? Tickets for non-members are released weekly on Tuesdays at 10am. Learn more and get your tickets at descansogardens.org/tickets ...

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Descanso is open until 8pm daily 🌄 Summer evenings are a delight along the #Promenade. Enjoy #goldenhour and a sunset stroll during these special hours. Learn more about visiting Descanso at descansogardens.org/update. ...

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Warm days call for #misters 💦 Want to stay cool in the garden? Don't miss the new misters by the #MissionFountain in the #RoseGarden running from 11am to 7pm daily. Learn more about visiting Descanso at descansogardens.org/update ...

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Descanso is open until 8pm! Cool off with a cocktail from @thekitchenatdescanso and enjoy an evening stroll in the garden. Learn more about visiting Descanso at descansogardens.org/update ...

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Happy #FathersDay from all of us at Descanso Gardens 🌲 #ExploreDescanso ...

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Sound on 🔊 Have you heard Pete Wyer's "The Sky Beneath Our Feet" yet? Playing on 72 speakers in the Camellia Forest and Oak Grove, you can enjoy this immersive musical experience at 10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm and 6pm daily. Learn more at descansogardens.org/sky/. ...

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