Savage Gardens tells the story of carnivorous plants and their astounding ability to adapt to inhospitable habitats.
Combining science, botany, art, humor, and hands-on activity, Savage Gardens reaches all ages with its rich components. Four monumental sculptures render viewers bug-sized, while interactive and interpretive elements educate and entertain.
Did you know…
- Pitcher Plants produce anti-fungal compounds that are being studied for their medicinal potential
- The largest Pitcher Plants hold up to 7.5 litres of rainwater!
- Bladderworts have underwater hair-trigger traps that spring open and shut in less than 15 one-thousandths of a second.