• The Treasure Coast's

    Green Heart

    Heathcote has been the source of education, community and awareness for decades

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    Garden Rentals

    Heathcote Botanical Gardens provides a beautiful backdrop for your wedding or social event.

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  • James J. Smith Bonsai Gallery

    Over 100 Tropical Bonsai

    The largest display of tropical bonsai in the United States

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  • Relax, Breathe & Enjoy Life With Us


    From rainforest jungles to the world's largest public display of tropical bonsai, Heathcote has something for everyone.

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    Free admission, events discounts and so much more!

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Home of the largest public tropical bonsai collection in the United States

The James J. Smith Bonsai Gallery featuring 100 bonsai trees on permanent display.

Heathcote is a resource of horticultural, botanical and ecological knowledge that educates the public by maintaining a collection of quality plants, and by providing cultural, educational and recreational activities that attract constituents from a broad geographical region.

Recent News

Garden Festival Vendors

30th Annual Garden Festival

  Summer Greetings from Heathcote Botanical Gardens! Plans are underway for the 30th Annual Fall Garden Fest (yes, thirty years!) […]

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Restroom Facelift

I Spy...Volunteers in July

There’s been a frenzy of activity at Heathcote. Volunteers, visitors, workshops and more. July saw a caladium workshop, volunteers giving […]

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Wild About Berries

Wild About Berries

2nd Saturdays – Fresh For Kids Our new Fresh For Kids program is designed to engage multiple generations in Heathcote […]

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Caladium Workshop

Caladium Workshop - July 8th

The Hotter the Better! Learn how to apply tropical colors to your summer garden! Caladium Workshop, Sat. July 8 , […]

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Community Partners

American Horticultural Society

American Horticultural Society

Heathcote is part of the AHS Reciprocal Admissions Program. Members enjoy special admissions and discounts to over 300 gardens in North America!



Heathcote welcomes thousands of visitors each year. Read our reviews on TripAdvisor to learn more.

Support Heathcote’s Annual Community Appeal

Our future depends on your support

2017 Year to Date Contributions
$13,035.45 (26.1% of Goal)
Thank You!

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