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Yankee Garden Tour

April 26, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

$28

We’ll begin the day with a tour of the beautiful garden at Old Farm in Wenham, designed by landscape architect Ellen Biddle Shipman in 1912. The Colonial Revival-style garden with rectangular garden beds and gravel walks is compatible with this old New England farmhouse, whose oldest parts date to 1659. The garden features daffodils, peonies, iris, phlox, and many native asters. After lunch we will tour Long Hill. The grounds boast 5 cultivated acres containing more than 500 species of plants, more than 100 acres of woodland, an apple orchard, meadows, a children’s garden, and an organic farm. Bring a bag lunch.

 

Location:

Old Farm

9 Maple Street

Wenham, MA 01984

 

Location:

Long Hill

572 Essex St.

Beverly, MA 01915

 

Program Code: HDT2027

Instructor: Mary Ann Streeter

Fee: $24 (Member) / $28 (Nonmember)

Limit: 20

Certificate: Field: HD/Adv.HD

 

To register, go to:

Yankee Garden Tour — New England Wild Flower Society

 

For questions or registration help:
Contact the Public Programs Department at lreed@newenglandwild.org, or by phone (508) 877-7630, ext. 3303.

Details

Date:
April 26, 2016
Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cost:
$28
Event Categories:
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Website:
http://newenglandwild.org/learn/our-programs/yankee-garden-tour

Organizer

Lana Reed
Phone:
508-877-7630 x3303
Email:
lreed@newenglandwild.org
Website:
www.newenglandwild.org

Other

Organizer status (we charge $5 for for-profit listings)
Not for profit or community group

Venue

Old Farm
9 Maple Street
Wenham, MA 01984 Select a Country:
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Phone:
5088777630
Website:
http://newenglandwild.org/learn/our-programs/yankee-garden-tour

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