Art & Design
IRONSIDE is committed to curating the experience, to align the creative vision with the passion for destination place making. Our art and design in public places and sustainable garden project is an ongoing effort to promote and engage international talent and best practices, providing a platform to exhibit work in a unique setting.
Arboretum & Gardens
The IRONSIDE Arboretum hosts the largest private collection of Rainbow Eucalyptus trees in the region and the entire campus is lined with Poincianas, Live Oaks, Coconut Palms and more. Perimeter landscaping includes Climbing Jasmine, Creeping Fig and multi-colored Bougainvilla at every turn.
The IRONSIDE Gardens showcase a self sustaining natural habitat for bees and butterflies. Enjoy the experience of being immersed as you walk through the gateway entry to the piazza and encounter a congregation of Monarch, Zebra Longwings, Gulf Frittillary and Giant Swallowtail butterflies flittering about. Specialty plantings include: Milkweed varieties (Monarch host plant), Corky stem (Zebra Host plant, native), Wild coffee (Native), Scorpion tail (Native), Gaillardia (Native), Sea ox-eye daisy (Native), Beauty berry (Native), Wild sage (Native), Coontie (Native), Pineland Croton (Native), Tickseed (Native), Pineapple thistle (Native), Tropical sage (Native), Beach Verbena (Native), Blue love grass (Native), Bush Aster (Native), Sweet Almond Bush, Aloe, Giant Passonfruit, Edible Passionfruit, Citronella, Rosemary, Basil, Lemongrass, Cranberry Hibiscus.