Monadnock Area, NH Open Day

Monadnock Area, NH Open Day

Eleanor Briggs' Garden, Hancock, NH. Photo: Eleanor Briggs.

Sat, Jun 16, 2018
10:00 AM- 4:00 PM

*On-site plant sales on this date include:
Helen O’Donnell of The Bunker Farm at Michael Gordon’s garden in Peterborough.
Ed Bowen & Taylor Johnston's Issima at Eleanor Briggs’ garden in Hancock. 

Admission to each garden is $7 for members and nonmembers without tickets purchased in advance.

Buy discounted admission tickets in advance! They can be used at most Open Days to make garden visiting easier.
Nonmembers get 6 visits for the price of 5 with advanced ticket book purchase.
Members get 50% off ONLY by purchasing ticket books in advance.

Digging Deeper program: Succession Planting for Mere Mortals with Michael Gordon in Peterborough. 4 p.m. Registration details here.

  • Robertson Garden
    Robertson Garden

    The inspiration to create our garden came during a visit to southeastern England in 1986. The geometric design of the perennial bed was drawn on an American Airline's napkin during the return flight.

  • Thoron Gardens
    Thoron Gardens

    The property includes a 230-year-old cottage/farmhouse, renovated and surrounded by gardens, a view of Mount Monadnock, an eleven-acre wetland with beavers...

  • Eleanor Briggs' Garden
    Eleanor Briggs' Garden

    The gardens surround Hancock’s first house, built in 1776 by the town clerk, Jonathan Bennett. Since it is a farmhouse, the plantings are informal and blend into surrounding fields and woods...

  • May Place Gardens of Bill and Eileen Elliott
    May Place Gardens of Bill and Eileen Elliott

    Two compulsive plant collectors have been making gardens on a wooded hillside clearing for thirty-seven years. We continue to do all of the planning, landscaping...

  • Michael & Betsy Gordon
    Michael & Betsy Gordon

    This small garden in the village was designed by a plantsman to be an extension of the house. The house and garden are situated on a hill and the garden is terraced on three levels...

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Join us for Digging Deeper with Michael Gordon

Saturday, June 16 at 4 PM: Succession Planting for Mere Mortals at Michael & Betsy Gordon's Garden, Peterborough, NH

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