May at the Missouri Botanical Garden features the peak of our peonies, more than a thousand blooming irises, and the return of lush green leaves. Take a scroll through the highlights from the last full month of spring with 30 of our favorite images from May.
See more drone flights over the Garden on our YouTube channel.
Take a scroll through our iris collection — Scroll Through Spring: Irises.
Learn more about the Gladney Rose Garden and it’s history.
Take a virtual tour of the Stumpery and Bavarian Garden with Garden President Dr. Peter Wyse Jackson.
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Photos by Cassidy Moody
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So beautiful, I had plans to bring a group of ladies to see the Iris garden. so sorry we didn’t get to see it this year. thank you for the awesome pictures.
Enjoy the tours but also enjoyed llooking back on all the spring blooms
Very nice. Beautiful as usual.
thank u so much for these images i have ms and can’t wallk the gardens
u have brought joy to my heart
Thank you, the photos are beautiful. My husband has been very sick but we are making plans to visit the garden. I hope he is not too sick on the day we get our tickets. We have enjoyed your garden for many, many years & thank you so much for sending these lovely photos. We also enjoy the wonderful gift shop & dining area. We, along with many other members have missed seeing the spring burst of colors. My husband enjoys getting a sniff of the Irises, his favorite.
Hope we can make it, it always lifts our spirits & makes for a great day.
Vernon & Jackie Calloway