Soft yellow flowers of rabbitbrush (Chrysothamnus nauseosus) and red autumn foliage of Rocky Mountain sumac (Rhus glabra var. cismontana) highlight the foreground of the Waterwise Entrance Garden; the mighty Wasatch Mountains dominate in the distance

Red Butte Garden

Although I have visited dozens, perhaps hundreds of public gardens in my day, none has struck me as having as spectacular a setting as Red Butte Garden in Salt Lake City, Utah. This is a truly dynamic garden!…

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