The Botanical Garden of the Ozarks is one of only 117 Botanical Gardens in the country and one of two in Arkansas. The mission of the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks is showcasing the natural beauty of the Ozarks, educating today for a sustainable future, and providing a venue for the community to enjoy entertainment and outdoor recreation. The Botanical Garden consists of twelve demonstration gardens showing the woody, herbaceous and exotic plant species that can be successfully included in Northwest Arkansas gardens. The Garden demonstrates sustainability, recycling, low-impact gardening, mulching and water-saving techniques. The Botanical Garden is a 501(c) 3 not-for-profit organization.