Botanical gardens of all sizes, whether in urban centers or more rural areas, offer visitors serene sanctuaries brimming with sensory delights.

These verdant landscapes not only captivate the botanically inclined, but they also offer opportunities for the entire family to hike, glimpse wildlife, learn about art or history, or be immersed in conservation efforts and native plant life. These 10 botanical gardens in the Midwest and South are sure to pique your interest.

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