Mounts Featured Articles
Veggies in Pots
Who says veggies have to be grown in the garden? Many do well in containers and mix beautifully with herbs and flowers. Don’t be afraid to think outside the box and get creative. There are a few…
Vegetable Growing Tips
Now is the time is to start your vegetable garden. Our growing season runs from September through May. But remember that September and October are active hurricane months so they can ruin a garden wit…
A New Sculpture Graces the Garden
Mounts Botanical Garden recently installed “Bird in a Tree,” a beautiful new sculpture. The artwork, made of Etowah marble and valued at $20,000, was donated by renowned local artist Gert E. Olsen of…
Welcome to Mounts Botanical Garden, Palm Beach County’s oldest and largest public garden.
Mounts’ gardens and programs provide the best horticultural and botanical information available related to South Florida’s unique plants and environment.
Mounts displays tropical and subtropical plants from around the world, including plants native to Florida, exotic trees, tropical fruit, herbs, citrus, palms and more. As a component of the Palm Beach County Cooperative Extension Service, and through its affiliation with the University of Florida, Mounts is the place to connect with Extension Horticulturists, Master Gardeners, the Florida Yards and Neighborhoods Program, and professional horticultural advisors, as well as a place of great beauty to enjoy year round.