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Inez Grant Parker Memorial Rose Garden

2455 Park Boulevard, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA 92104
+1 619-239-4746
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“full bloom” (4 reviews)
2455 Park Boulevard, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA 92104
+1 619-239-4746
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

As a devotee of roses this was a real treat for me as I came across roses I had never seen before and the aroma in the garden is a real extra bonus.

Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Need a brief respite from your busy world or do you simply love the beauty and fragrance of roses? Either way, you'll enjoy a visit to this rose garden. Even in early September, there were masses of roses in bloom--just beautiful. Perhaps even more enticing,...More

Thank ADM_TX
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

There were many beautiful gardens in balboa park but this was definitely the most colorful and in bloom. Every color that a rose comes in and many bushes of each type. Not just one specimen of each. Right next to the desert garden which made...More

Thank jkzoo
Reviewed 19 June 2017

June 19, 2017; Located in Balboa park just over the walk way over the street. Judging from the rose's root structure these roses have been here a very long time. Variegated and also some grafting of other color rose's. We also viewed the cactus garden...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 16 June 2017

This is the prettiest rose garden I've ever seen. We were there in April, and everything was in full bloom - 1,600 roses of all shapes, sizes, and colors - reds, pinks, purples, whites, oranges, and yellows. There's a little pavilion in the center of...More

Thank volcanogirl
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We went in May and that seemed to be the best time. Everything was in full bloom and there were just so many different types and colors to see. Our favorite part was the large gazebo in the middle of the garden with climbing vines...More

Thank clmatthe05
Reviewed 12 December 2016

The best rose garden we have ever seen is the International Test Garden in Portland, Oregon, but the rose garden in Balboa Park comes in a close second. When we visited in later September, we were treated to an array of beautiful and different roses...More

Thank GreenUnicorn
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Gorgeous rows of big bushes with huge double blooms. Most are sweet smelling and great time for photo ops.

Thank C L
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

I spent over an hour exploring with my camera. It was GORGEOUS! So many colors and varieties of roses.

Thank chattygirl7491
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

This rose garden is on the edge of Balboa Park. When we visited it in early September, it was in full bloom and absolutely gorgeous. Plan to spend some time here.

Thank John H
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