Tennessee Aquarium

Please note: Penguins' Rock will be closed on Wednesday, March 29 for routine maintenance and penguin physical exams as we prepare for nesting season.

Plants

It’s usually the fabulous fish - not flora - people think of before they visit the Tennessee Aquarium. But once visitors experience one of the Aquarium's three indoor forests under glass, they are transported to an Appalachian cove forest, the Mississippi Delta or a tropical rainforest. Download a pdf about top native butterfly host plants so you can create your own Butterfly Garden.

Crossvine

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Dog Hobble

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Rhododendron

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Sugar Maple

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Violet

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Virginia Bluebell

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