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Coving 20 acres, this center features over 7,000 hand planted trees and 300 native species of plants, including 90 different types of wildflowers. There are cardinal flowers and coral honeysuckle for the hummingbirds, passion vine for the butterflies. Almost every native species of carnivorous plant was also brought in for planting. The insect-eating pitcher plant, as well as the sundew, a local species related to the venus flytrap, are now established at the Center. A greenhouse at the Center shelters pitcher plants, sea oats, and a variety of touch-sensitive plants. Visitors can purchase plants such as sea oats to help restore an environment of their own. Visitors can also observe the life cycles of native butterflies in the butterfly conservatory.

Location: 12695 County Rd 95, Elberta Alabama Telephone 334-987-1200

Other Sports and Sporting Events nearby:
(Orange Beach) Alabama Deep Sea Fishing
(Pensacola) Aquastar Charters
(Orange Beach) Atkinson Charters
(Lillian) Bay View Farms
(Elberta) Biophilia Nature Center
(Milton) Blackwater Canoe Rental

03/05 Coming to The Elberta area
Ozark Crawdad and Music Festival Ozark AL April20 This family & pet friendly festival is FREE to the public and features Great Live Music, Wonderful Foods, Arts & Craft Vendors, Children's Activity Area, Sonic's Popular Hotdog Eating Contest, the Crawdad 5k Run, Walk, or Crawl and much more!
Seabreeze Jazz Festival Panama City Beach FL April17-21 The ultimate weekend of smooth jazz comes to Florida's Emerald Coast! The Seabreeze Jazz Festival features the top names in smooth jazz--all coming to the Gulf Place Outdoor Amphitheater just east of Destin.
Musical Echoes Fort Walton Beach FL April19-21 Musical Echoes Flute Festival hosts the largest Native American Flute and Art Festival in the USA. Located on the beautiful Emerald Coast of Fort Walton Beach/Destin Florida, the festival offers a garland of exqusite sights and sounds.
Gulf Coast Charity Horse Show and Music Festival Pama City Beach FL April25-27 The show will be more exciting than ever. Great food and merchandise vendors, music and the greatest breed of horse, the Tennessee Walking horses stepping high performing for you.
Pensacola Repticon Show Pensacola FL April27-28 Features two days of reptile fun, with over 100 tables of top-quality reptiles, amphibians, exotic pets and pet products, hourly seminars and presentations, door prizes sponsored by Exo Terra, and much more!
Pensacola Crawfish Festival Pensacola FL May4-6 The festival is one of the largest crawfish boils in the state and is always held in downtown Pensacola on the beautiful waterfront of Bartram Park. The Pensacola Crawfish Festival brought a little of the Louisiana bayou right here to Pensacola Bay.