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Kanapaha Botanical Gardens
Kanapaha Botanical Gardens is comprised of 24 major collections visually accessible from a 1 1/2 mile paved walkway. These include the state's largest public display of bamboos and the largest herb garden in the Southeast. Some of Kanapaha's gardens are organized taxonomically; others demonstrate principles of ecology or natural selection. Kanapaha's signature plants include a premier stand of Chinese royal bamboo (Wong Chuk), and--during the warm months--giant Victoria water lilies and Asian snake arums. The months offering the most color are June through September. There is a special garden just for children as well as a butterfly garden and several mazes to play in.