Botanica: Gift Shop and Greenhouse

Daily 10am–5pm

Open until 9pm on Wednesdays,  through
August 26

Phone: 614.715.8010

10% discount for members

The Conservatory’s boutique gift shop and greenhouse offers an eclectic array of seasonal home and garden décor, jewelry and accessories, and items created by local artists. Botanica can ship merchandise (excluding plants) anywhere in the continental U.S. No admission fee is required to visit Botanica.

  • Hand-blown glass items created on site in the Hot Shop
  • Children’s items
  • Seasonal home décor
  • Handcrafted jewelry
  • Bonsai, seasonal and tropical houseplants
  • Fairy Garden products
  • Gardening tools and supplies

Seasonal Items

A variety of insect-themed items accompany the exhibitions David Rogers' Big Bugs and Life on the Leaf Edge, including whimsical bug dioramas by Kevin Clarke, beautiful butterfly wing jewelry, children’s bug habitats, and educational items. Samuel Jaffe’s artwork is also available for purchase.  

Blooms & Butterflies
Take the exhibition home with Painted Lady butterfly larvae and experience the butterfly's amazing metamorphosis. Painted Lady butterflies are native to Ohio and, once they have emerged as adult butterflies, can be released into yards, gardens, and parks to continue the life cycle.

Sales & Specials

Tuesday, September 1–Sunday, September 27
All children’s butterfly and insect educational items 50% off (excludes books).  Select butterfly and insect themed décor 25–50% off.
Bonsai Sale
Saturday, September 19
All pre-bonsai plants, bonsai trees, pottery, accessories and books 20% off.
Spring Blooming Bulb Sale
Saturday, September 26 & Sunday September 27
All spring blooming bulbs 20% off.  Tulips, daffodils, hyacinths and more!

The Great Glass Pumpkin Patch
Friday, October 2–Sunday, October 4
Hundreds of one-of-a-kind glass pumpkins, gourds and other autumnal items are available in a variety of colors, shapes and sizes. All items are hand-blown by local artists. Or, create your own glass pumpkin: Take a class in the Conservatory’s Hot Shop during the sale. For more information and to pre-register, call 614.715.8022. 

Botanica reflects the Conservatory’s mission to provide visitors with an exceptional botanical experience, educational opportunities, and an appreciation of art and nature. Purchases made at Botanica help support the Conservatory’s horticulture and educational programs.

David Rogers' Big Bugs

​David Rogers' Big Bugs​

Now on view!
Explore enormous insect sculptures created from fallen or found wood, tree bark and other natural materials.

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