Desert Broom Though considered a weed, desert broom (baccharis sarothroides), or Cascol caaco, was often used as a tonic by the Seri people; an indigenous group in the Mexican state of Sonora. Seeping the twigs of the plant could produce a rich tea, and was routinely administered to treat colds and sinus headaches. For general soreness and achy ailments, the […]
The Queen Creek Botanical Gardens is releasing 100 limited-edition Founding Membership Engraved Paver Stones prior to opening this Fall. These limited-quantity white limestone pavers will receive priority placement, located at the entrance plaza of the Mill House at the Gardens. Engraved pavers are a perfect way to demonstrate commitment to the community now and for […]
A new rendering video has been released showing key features of the planned design of the Queen Creek Botanical Gardens, now scheduled to open in Fall 2020. This video provides a brief virtual walk through of the gardens showing key features of the themed gardens.
As COVID-19 continues to be a concern throughout our country, many of us have paused to reevaluate our shopping, food safety and availability – especially what we grow and consume at home. To help address some of these concerns – and help you on your journey to food security – we are now offering fruit trees for online purchase.
Queen Creek Botanical Gardens today announced the Gardens will open in 2020. The design and plant selection of the 10-acre Gardens are intended to inspire and educate patrons, demonstrating how to create more sustainable, elegant home landscapes that also produce food.