Dubai Miracle Garden overview
Feast your eyes on 45 million blossoming flowers at the Dubai Miracle Garden located in Dubailand. The gardens are planted on over 775,000 square feet/72,000 square meters of land, making them the largest natural flower garden in the world. The colorful and vibrant blooms are shaped into various designs like hearts, clocks, pyramids and more.
The Dubai Miracle Garden is impressive considering it is built on arid, desert land. Special measures were used when creating the garden. For example, the perimeter of the garden is lined with trees used as windbreakers to protect the flower arrangements. The team of workers at Dubai Miracle Garden are careful not to waste precious water needed for their enormous flower garden. Waste water is re-used through drip irrigation method for the flowers. An average of 757,082 liters of water is used per day for the flowers!
The garden is open from October until April. During the hot summer months—when temperatures soar in Dubai—the garden is closed. During these months, the Dubai Butterfly Garden is open.
Dubai Butterfly Garden
The Dubai Butterfly Garden is home to 15,000 butterflies making it the world’s largest butterfly garden. It is located next to the Dubai Miracle Garden. There are over 32 species of butterflies in the garden, including rare ones like the Owl Eye. The Dubai Butterfly Garden is made up of nine domes that are covered in natural looking elements, which attract the butterflies. The Dubai Butterfly Garden is climate-controlled and open year-round.