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 »

Ghost Stories, October 24, 7:30 p.m.

Ghost Stories

Friday, October 24, 2014 7:30 - 10 p.m. Gardens close at 4 p.m. and will reopen at 6 p.m. for the ghoulish event. Tickets available at the door: Adults $10,  Leu Member $5, Children $5 Event is weather permitting.  Hear wicked tales spun by professional storytellers on the lawn at the Leu House Museum, an 1880’s home which some claim is haunted. Creaky ... Read More »

Story Time, November 3, 10 a.m.


Presented by Nemours BrightStart! Monday, November 3  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. Curbie’s Sidewalk Cafe will be selling great food and Peak Season Pops will be selling delicious popsicles.   10:00 – 10:15 ... Read More »

Date Night Movie, November 7, 7:30 p.m.

Date Night

A Streetcar Named Desire Gardens open at 6 p.m., Movie time at 7:30 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.  This movie is not rated. Garden Admission is $6 adult and $3 child; Leu Members receive free admission. Admission is collected at the door. Leu ... Read More »

New Classes Now Posted

children's tour

If you’ve been waiting for a class that peaks your interest, now would be a great time to check out the newly released classes for fall and winter.  Simply go to this link  to view upcoming gardening, cooking, floral arranging or photography classes.  We are always adding new programs so check back often to stay up to date on offerings. Families with ... Read More »

Floriculture Trials

Floriculture Trials

The Florida Nursery Growers and Landscape Association (FNGLA) has teamed up with Harry P. Leu Gardens  for the 2014 Floriculture Field Day Trials.  This program tests new annual flowers in Florida’s tough summer conditions for the length of the summer months. “These annual trials are a great way for us to raise awareness in the landscaping industry as well as ... Read More »