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The City of Birmingham Park and Recreation Board, which has jurisdiction over the Gardens, is currently working on its plan for reopening the Gardens with the wellness and safety of visitors, volunteers, and staff of top priority. Follow the Gardens on social media and visit our homepage to sign up to receive our e-news as the Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens brings the Gardens to you virtually. We wish you good health and look forward to welcoming you back in person as soon as City and State directives allow. Thank you for your support!

Holiday Portraits at the Gardens' Poinsettia Tree

Presented by the Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens, the Birmingham Park & Recreation Board, and Leaf & Petal at the Gardens

Holiday Portraits at the Gardens' Poinsettia Tree


Sunday, December 8 | 11 a.m.–3 p.m.

Birmingham Botanical Gardens Conservatory

Friends: $20 | Non-members: $25

Treat your family to an outing at the Gardens, and don’t forget to smile for the camera! Have two professional holiday portraits taken in front of the beautiful seasonal backdrop of our vibrant red poinsettia tree featuring poinsettias grown by City of Birmingham Greenhouse staff—perfect for your winter mantel or annual holiday card! First come, first served. No reservations needed. Digital photo files will be emailed to you following the shoot. Pay at the door; cash, checks, and credit cards accepted. 

Proceeds benefit the ongoing stewardship and enhancement of the Gardens, educational programs, and outreach activities. Thank you for your support!