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Harry P. Leu Gardens

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Address: 1920 N Forest Ave, Orlando, FL 32803-1537
Phone Number: 14072462620
09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes

Explore 50-acres of beautiful gardens and historic home minutes from...

Explore 50-acres of beautiful gardens and historic home minutes from downtown Orlando. Discover over 40 different collections including a tropical rain forest, Florida's largest formal rose garden, butterfly garden and much more! Leu Gardens is always blooming.

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Stunningly beautiful

This compact garden is both well stocked and expertly managed as they have utilised a surprisingly small area to create many differing areas to show off the botanical features... read more

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Haines City, Florida
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Haines City, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This compact garden is both well stocked and expertly managed as they have utilised a surprisingly small area to create many differing areas to show off the botanical features. From ferns to cycads and roses to bromeliads with dry areas, wet areas and a very neat vegetable garden these gardens deserve a good three hours to soak up and enjoy... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

It's a beautiful place don't miss it. I had a picnic with my 5 years old cousin's and they were in love with the place and the plants. Amazing experience will come back every time I have a chance.

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Plant City, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I love this place so much. One of the best botanical gardens that I have ever visited. Spring and fall seasons are my favorite.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had visited Leu Gardens in the July heat a couple years ago, so we went back for a cooler visit and to tour the house with the Christmas decorations. It was more pleasant to stroll the gardens in cooler weather but not much is blooming in November. The house was nicely decorated, each room by a different entity. The... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I am really impressed. I wish we would have had more time to spend wandering the grounds enjoying the flora from around the world. On our next trip I would definitely like to come back here to see what I have missed. The layout is really a series of gardens with central themes. There are 4 or 5 smaller areas... More 

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Orange, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Harry P. Leu Gardens was an enjoyable place to visit. The grounds and gardens are very well-maintained. Due to the climate of the area, there was still much to see. The grounds are fairly level, the paths are paved, and ramps are available where needed. Benches are also located in convenient locations, many of the shaded. In addition to... More 

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Longwood, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here so many times but going during the holidays is a particularly wonderful time as the Leu House is decorated by a variety of artists with many trees, table settings and the like. Since it's Florida the fauna is still lush and we even got a few blooms of some of plants that soon will demonstrate why... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rose gardens, camellias and butterfly gardens are outstanding. However there are interesting plants around every corner. A must see in Orlando downtown.

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Arlington, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These gardens are gorgeous. There are paved walking paths that take you through thick foliaged areas (plenty of shade) as well as to a water overlook--can see down town from here. There is also a small stream that runs under the path at some points. They also have a very nice gift shop and a historic home that you can... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Leu Gardens is a real Orlando treasure. I am especially fond of it since it is where I got married almost 10 Years ago. It is best when the camilla bushes are in bloom in January or February but I love this place 12months of the year. Leu Gardens offers quiet walks through tree lined walkways, it offers a rose... More 

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