Sun, Jun 2, 2019
10:00 AM- 4:00 PM
Admission to each private garden is $10 per person and children 12 and under are free.
Don't forget to 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.
GARDEN EXTRAS at Swift River Farm: Karen Perkins of Garden Vision Epimediums in Phillipston, MA, Helen O’Donnell of The Bunker Farm in Dummerston, VT, and Amy Olmsted of Primrose Hill Woodlanders from VT will be selling choice plants.
DIGGING DEEPER at Swift River Farm: 4 p.m.: The Making of a Meadow Garden at with Bruce Lockhart and Helen O'Donnell at Swift River Farm, Petersham, MA
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