Wednesday, September 04, 2013

Sensory Garden

I remember when they first opened The Sensory Garden at the Memphis Botanic Gardens. It was intended to provide a pleasant garden experience for those with sensory impairments.

There is a water feature:

and garden beds at a height where those in wheelchairs can easily touch the plants:

There are a couple of sculptures. Here's one of them:

It's a delightful garden within a garden.


  1. I will add this to my places to visit when I'm next in Memphis.

    1. the botanic gardens is well worth a visit. and right across the street is the dixon gallery and gardens, which is also a treat :) not that i'm prejudiced or anything ;)