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Explore Miami’s "secret" gardens with Munchkin Fun

By Munchkin Fun, Miami Kid’s Calendar

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Nurture a budding – or veteran – green thumb at Miami’s secret gardens…

  • Deering Estate. 444 acres of rockland hammocks, mangrove forests, salt marshes and a coastal dune island.
  • Fairchild Tropical Botanic Gardens. 83 acres of rare tropical plants, 3,000 butterflies, exotic orchids and endless excuses to explore.
  • Fruit & Spice Park. Over 500 varieties of fruits, spices, herbs and nuts are on display at the 37-acre park. Explore the gardens then taste at the tasting counter in the Park Store.?
  • The Kampong. Gardens, trees and tropical fruit cultivars in this historic Coconut Grove garden.
  • Miami Beach Botanical Gardens. Small, off-the-radar, neighborhood-friendly and free!