Calendar & Events

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

2019 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 2. We are closed on Mondays (excepting open on select holiday Mondays, see below)

May 4, Saturday – Nursery and gift shop open for the season.

May 12, Sunday – Mother’s Day Tea.
May 25, Saturday – Tea Garden opens for the regular season.
May 27, Memorial Day Monday hours – Nursery and shop are open 10-2:00. Tea Room is closed.

June 16, Sunday – Father’s Day Tea. Free Sunday Garden Tours start today,  and will take place every Sunday ’til August 11, at noon.

July 4, Independence Day, Thursday– Nursery and Tea Garden are open full hours

September 2, Labor Day Monday: Open full schedule for both the tea room and nursery.

September 22, Sunday– Last scheduled open day for Nursery and Shop. Thereafter we are open by chance or appointment, and generally here when the weather is fair.

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2019 Events

Mother’s Day Tea, May 12, 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 18 – Wild and Woodland Plant Identification Walk  (9-10:30 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 22. Free, but please contact us to reserve a spot.

Free Sunday Garden Tours at 12:00   From June 16 to August 11, 2019. Tours last around 45 minutes. No charge. (Tours are daily at 1:00 pm during Phlox Fest)

Father’s Day Tea, June 16, 11:30-4:00   Croquet will be set up on the lawn, and there will be complimentary boutonnieres or flowers for dads. Reservations recommended.

June 22 – Wild and Woodland Plant Identification Walk  (9-10:30 am)– See description for May 18. Free, but please contact us to reserve a spot.

July 28 to August 11, 2019, the 17th 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. Dr Leonard Perry will lead the garden tour on Saturday, August 3. 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