Garden News

Welcome to Beautiful Leu Gardens


Welcome to beautiful Leu Gardens!  Explore an amazing 50-acre botanical oasis minutes from Downtown Orlando. Each garden is designed specifically to further our mission: inspire visitors to appreciate and understand plants. The Leu House Museum located in the heart of the gardens reveals turn-of-the century living for the families who once called this home. The gardens and historical home were ... Read More »

Children’s Camps Now Open!


Bring your children out to one of these great programs to learn about plants and the environment! We look forward to having your family as our guests.         Garden Explorer Camp Monday through Friday, June 15-19 Each camper must have completed fourth or fifth grade. 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Pre-registration required Our camps are designed for the child ... Read More »

Story Time, June 1, 10 a.m.


Presented by Nemours BrightStart! Monday, June 1 Orange County Library System’s storytelling program comes to Leu Gardens the first Monday of each month, excluding holidays. Share stories and songs with your little one. This is a free indoor event. Jolly Dogger will be selling hotdogs and sausages and Peak Season Pops will be selling delicious popsicles. 10:00  – 10:15 a.m. Infant Time ... Read More »

Free Plant Clinic Wednesday Afternoons

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Stop by Leu Gardens on Wednesdays from 3-5 p.m. and meet a Master Gardener from the UF/IFAS Orange County Extension. This team is happy to help you with turf problems or identify a plant. They also provide soil testing to make sure your soil has the right balance of nutrients. Best of all, it’s free. Read More »

Date Night Movie, June 5, 8:30 p.m.

Date Night

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 Gardens open at 6:00 p.m., Movie time at 8:30 p.m. Enjoy an outdoor movie in a beautiful garden. Blankets or chairs are recommended. You may bring a dinner picnic basket. Alcohol is permitted.  Garden Admission is $6 adult, $3 child (K-12th grade) and Leu Members receive free admission. Admission is collected at the door. Leu ... Read More »