Phipps Conservatory in Pittsburgh

Beautiful conservation facility in Pittsburgh. They have several greenhouses and many displays. There are orchids, cactus, palms, fountains, kid zones, herbs and edibles and several other displays. They have a turtle lagoon, a lotus and Lily flower area and a green roof.

A fern from Peru originally. I love the black stems and delicate foliage.

Their orchard house was impressive.

They have one greenhouse with butterflies and caterpillars.

Pitcher plants

Underneath a Japanese Maple.

I love carnivorous plants!

Cydad, endangered plant

Their Japanese Garden

Desert rose

They also have a cactus garden. This one was very large!

The website to their conservatory.

Its worth a visit if you’re in Pittsburgh or stopping thru.

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