Orton Botanical Garden is a pollinator demonstration garden.

Twin Falls is a Bee City and Monarch City

In 2019 the City of Twin Falls became a Bee City USA and a Monarch City . Orton Botanical Garden was designated as a demonstration garden for pollinators.  


Video of Monarch Butterflies in their Wintering Grounds

Video filmed by a hummingbird drone.

List of Important Pollinator Plants at the Garden


Following is a list of  

plants at Orton Botanical Garden in Twin Falls 

that are especially noted to attract large quantities of pollinators.

List of Plants for Pollinators for South Central Idaho w photos (pdf)