Ladew Topiary Gardens

Named One of the Top 5 Gardens
in North America

Picture of Lycopodium at Ladew Gardens


Picture of a leafAll along the path here the ground is covered with low, deep green, pinelike plants. Although referred to as a “running pine” or “ground cedar”, they are neither, but rather club mosses (genus Lycopodium), descendants of the ancient giant horsetails and club-moss trees that fed dinosaurs 300 million years ago.


View a map of the Nature Walk