Scottsdale Xeriscape Garden at Chaparral Park
Visit the garden to see plants that bloom in the spring, bringing a fanfare of color, the fragrant blooms of springtime and a transformation from winter dormancy and frost damage that is both a surprise and a delight. Learn more...
Up to 70% of water is used outdoors! Reduce landscape watering to match cool weather. Read Landscape Watering by the Numbers to learn how to water efficiently.
Watch the weather - if rains are sufficient, supplemental irrigation water may not be necessary. Turn off your irrigation clock during the wet months.
Gardening questions? There is a Master Gardener’s office at Scottsdale’s Via Linda Senior Center. Call 480-312-5810 for gardening questions.
Locate the Xeriscape Garden:
5401 N Hayden Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85250
Hidden from the street, this expansive 5.5-acre Xeriscape garden is nestled behind the dog park and baseball fields. Parking is off Hayden, just south of McDonald, next to the dog park. Paths to the garden are located next to the dog park and between the softball fields just behind the restrooms.
Activities in the garden:
- Take a self-guided tour.
- Read and learn about garden topics such as plant care, plant selection, and our desert habitat.
- Check out our kids activities! Go on a scavenger hunt.
See the garden through video! See the garden through the pictures below!
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