Posts Tagged ‘Garden Tour’

5 Ideas for a Better Garden Tour

Aside from the gardens themselves, great garden tours require careful planning and dedication from loads of volunteers. That’s the idea behind this post. It’s a closer look at the ideas, strategies and support that made the 2013 Maple Grove Garden Tour a success. If you’ve ever planned a garden tour, or opened your garden to…

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Milbrandt Gardens Private Tour

The night after the garden tour, we celebrate with all the volunteers, presenters, homeowners and their family and friends. Monday night, we started at the Peterson Garden, then the LifeGARDEN, and we wrapped up with a Private Tour of Milbrandt Gardens. We made it to Milbrandt Gardens around 7:30pm. Author Joel Karsten also stopped by to see…

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Companion Planting

The LifeGARDEN featured five workshop presentations during the garden tour. Matt and Amber Christian, who rent two plots at the community garden, opened their garden to visitors and shared the benefits they reap from thoughtful companion planting. Amber says they visit their garden three to four times each week. They have close to twenty different…

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Milbrandt Gardens

The 15th Annual Maple Grove Garden Tour takes place this Sunday, July 14th from 1 – 5pm. Don’t miss this fabulous chance to see some of the most thoughtfully designed gardens in our area. All are welcome to enjoy this free, self-guided tour gathering fresh inspiration and information for your own garden. Local businesses will…

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