For a unique gift idea for that gardener on your list - click here for more information on my 2013 Garden Revitalization series at Boerner Botanical Gardens! Descriptions for each are below. Buy the series of 3 garden walks (any combo per person) by February 14th and receive $10 off the cost! Bring a new walk participant and receive a free Annual Membership to the Friends of Boerner Botanical Gardens!
It helps a great cause, too! Proceeds Support Friends of Boerner Botanical Gardens’ Children’s Plant Science and Environmental Education at Boerner Botanical Gardens
Spring Renewal - Wednesday, May 15th or Tuesday, May 21st, 6:30 pm
See what's blooming in the gardens and start a list of colorful spring beauties you'll want to add
to your garden. We will look at a variety of plants from groundcovers to the towering trees.
Form, texture and colorful flowers and emerging leaves will be the focus of this walk.
Sizzling Summer Beauties - Wednesday, July 17th or Tuesday, July 23rd, 6:30 pm
The annuals are up and growing and summer perennials are in bloom. We will look at new plant
introductions and traditional favorites that are thriving this summer that also tend to perform well
in Wisconsin's variable weather, giving you plenty of ideas for jazzing up your landscape.
Fall Finale - Saturday, October 5th, 10 am
Fall is a great time to plant bulbs, flowers, shrubs, and trees. And a walk through Boerner
Botanical Gardens will help you gather ideas for additions you'll want to add to your landscape
now or next season. We will look at multi-season plants that provide interest to the landscape in
fall and beyond.
Fall Finale Family Fun Walk - Saturday, October 5th, 1 pm
$25 per family (up to 5 individuals). Walks held rain or shine.
We'll explore the touch, sound and smells of the gardens as we find all that fall offers. Our walk
includes a scavenger hunt, bark rubbings, leaf prints and a garden activity you'll take home to