A world leader in tropical plant conservation, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden has been exploring, explaining and conserving the world of tropical plants for more than 70 years. Fairchild is one of the world's preeminent botanic gardens with extensive collections of rare tropical plants including palms, cycads, flowering trees, and vines; lakes; animals; tours; delicious food; and incredible beauty. Established in 1938, the 83-acre garden in Coral Gables, Florida, is among the region's most popular visitor attractions and offers a variety of programs in environmental education, conservation and horticulture. An international leader in tropical plant research, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden plays an important part in preserving the biodiversity of the tropical environment. Every day, our efforts help save tropical plants, habitats and cultures from devastation. Fairchild provides world-class services to our local, national and international communities. Our work has never been more important and we certainly cannot do it without your support. All purchases made from this website directly support Fairchild.