Litchfield County, CT and Dutchess County, NY Open Day

Sun, Jun 2, 2024

To register, please click on the garden name or photo below.

Japanese Gardens at Cedar Hill is also hosting a Digging Deeper on this date: The Underlying Principles in Building a Japanese Garden

  • Wethersfield Estate & Garden
    Wethersfield Estate & Garden
    • Amenia, Dutchess, NY, 12501

    Complement your Open Day with a visit to this nearby public garden.

  • Squirrel Hall
    Squirrel Hall
    • Millbrook, Dutchess County, NY, 12545

    Squirrel Hall is a surprisingly amusing garden formally designed on a tiny village lot of less than one acre. The rectilinear layout emanates from a central axis defined by an allée of sixteen hornbeams with two niches…

  • Clove Brook Farm - Christopher Spitzmiller and Anthony Bellomo
    Clove Brook Farm - Christopher Spitzmiller and Anthony Bellomo
    • Millbrook, Dutchess County, NY, 12545

    The garden at Clove Brook Farm was started about seven years ago following a restoration of the historic Greek Revival farmhouse. The garden has quickly grown into a series of interconnected spaces...

  • Broccoli Hall—Maxine Paetro
    Broccoli Hall—Maxine Paetro
    • Amenia, Dutchess County, NY, 12501

    Visitors to Broccoli Hall describe this English-style cottage garden as "incredible," "inspirational," "magical"-and they come back again and again.

  • Roxana Robinson - Treetop
    Roxana Robinson - Treetop
    • West Cornwall, Litchfield, CT, 06796

    On the grounds of a family Arts and Crafts house built in 1928 is an idiosyncratic hillside garden incorporating granite ledge, steep ravines, placid greensward, and a wooded slope leading down to a lake.

  • Isabel and Winston Fowlkes
    Isabel and Winston Fowlkes
    • Washington, Litchfield, CT, 06793

    This is a mature garden set under large arching red oaks underplanted with spectacular rhododendrons put in nearly 50 years ago.

  • Japanese Gardens at Cedar Hill
    Japanese Gardens at Cedar Hill
    • Roxbury, Litchfield, CT, 06873

    This Japanese garden is intended to evoke a sense of serenity, as different rooms invite the visitor to pause and reflect.

  • Church House-The Garden of Page Dickey and Bosco Schell
    Church House-The Garden of Page Dickey and Bosco Schell
    • Falls Village, Litchfield, CT, 06031

    The garden here is smaller and simpler than the one we had at Duck Hill, but with a few echoes: a patterned cutting garden, a small greenhouse, a young orchard.