This Beautiful 40-acre Botanical Garden In Iowa Is A Sight To Be Seen
By Ben Jones|Published April 13, 2021
Ben Jones is at heart an adventurer who delights in inspiring others. A former reporter and photojournalist, he explored towns large and small as a Wisconsin correspondent for USA Today. He later became a lead photographer and senior copywriter for an award-winning destination marketing agency, before founding Boldland Creative, a company that produces photography, video, and other content for travel destinations. Jones has completed photography and content projects in more than 15 states and when he’s not looking through a camera or at his Macbook you’ll find him exploring the world’s lakes and forests.
In Waterloo, Iowa, a gorgeous arboretum and botanic garden is connecting people with the wonder of the natural world, one blossom at a time. The Cedar Valley Arboretum and Botanic Gardens are located just east of the Hawkeye Community College and they are incredible. From stunning perennial beds to groves of blossom-laden trees, the gardens are a wonderland you have to see to believe. Here’s a look at what you can see and experience at the gardens.