Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden

1500 N. College Ave.
Claremont, CA 91711- Map It
(909) 625-8767

AAA Editor Notes

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, 1500 N. College Ave., contains 86 acres dedicated to the cultivation and display of native Californian plants and flowers. The garden is divided into three distinct areas. Indian Hill Mesa is a flat-topped hill featuring plant strains originated under cultivation, as well as wild species of plants native to California. The East Alluvial Gardens include plantings native to California deserts, coastal dunes and the Channel Islands, while the Plant Communities display native specimens in a naturalistic setting. The garden is most colorful February through May. Tours: Docent-led garden tours, bird walks and wildflower walks are offered; phone ahead to confirm schedule. Guided tours are available.
$8; $6 (ages 65+ and students with ID); $4 (ages 3-12).
Hours: Daily 8-5. Last admission 30 minutes before closing. Closed Jan. 1, July 4, Thanksgiving and Christmas.