Calendar & Events

Zinnia 'Queen Red Lime'
Zinnia ‘Queen Red Lime’

2020 Calendar & Holiday Schedule

The nursery and gift shop are open from early May to mid-September, 10-5 Tuesday through Sunday. The Tea Garden is open from 12:00 to 4:00, Memorial Day weekend to September 7. We are closed on Mondays (excepting open on select holiday Mondays, see below)

May 2, Saturday – Nursery and gift shop open for the season.

May 10, Sunday – Mother’s Day Tea.
May 23, Saturday – Tea Garden opens for the regular season.
May 25, Memorial Day Monday hours – Nursery and shop are open 10-2:00. Tea Room is closed.

June 14, Sunday – Free Sunday Garden Tours start today,  and will take place every Sunday through August 9, at 1 pm.

June 21, Sunday – Father’s Day Tea.

July 4, Independence Day, Saturday– Nursery and Tea Garden are open normal hours.

September 7, Labor Day Monday: Open full schedule for both the tea room and nursery. This is the last open day for the tea room.

September 20, Sunday– Last scheduled open day for Nursery and Shop. Thereafter we are open by chance or appointment, and generally are here when the weather is fair – but it is best to call first.


2020 Events

Mother’s Day Tea, May 10, 11-4:00   There will be a special menu for the day, and complimentary flowers for every mum. Seating is limited, and reservations are required.

May 16 – Wild and Woodland Plant Identification Walk  (8:30-10:00 am)– A relaxed stroll along the field edge, into the woods and then down to the Lamoille River, identifying wild plants and trees along the way. Repeats June 13. Free, but reservations are required.

Free Sunday Garden Tours at 1:00 pm.   From June 14 to August 9, 2020. Tours last around 45 minutes. No charge. (Tours are daily at 1:00 pm during the Phlox Fest)

June 13 – Wild and Woodland Plant Identification Walk  (8:30-10:00 am)– See description for May 16. Free, but please contact us to reserve a spot.

Father’s Day Tea, June 21, 11:30-4:00   Croquet will be set up on the lawn, and there will be complimentary boutonnieres or flowers for dads. Reservations recommended.

August 1 to August 16, 2020, the 18th Annual Phlox Fest
Always held for two weeks in late July and early August when hundreds of Phlox will be in bloom. Daily garden tours at 1:00 pm with Rachel or guest speaker. Cutflower display of Phlox cultivars. Door prizes. All events are free. See the Phlox Fest page for details.

Geraniums on the Porch
Geraniums on the Porch