The Canadian Garden Council encourages you to make time to visit one of these spectacular gardens of Canada.
Gardens to visit
Suggestions for garden destinations.
You can tour multiple gardens in a region by following a garden route. The gardens on a regional map are promoted as a tourist destination for the summer.
Great Dixter in East Sussex, England, is a mecca for avid gardeners now led by Fergus Garrett. The gardens are full of inspiring ideas for planting.
Garden Making Design Director Gary Hall is on the road, touring eastern Canada and visiting gardens with a photographer’s eye. His photos are on Instagram.
The walled Chelsea Physic Garden in London is a peaceful place to spend an afternoon, regardless of your gardening inclinations.
From the Chelsea Flower Show 2015, a few views of show gardens that resonated with me from the perspective of the designs and plant choices. Or simply blew me away!
At the 2015 Chelsea Flower Show everything ranges from gorgeous to stunning to awesome to outrageous. Here’s some initial images focused on plants.
London may be tightly packed with buildings, people, narrow alleyways and the like, but residents and shops manage to squeeze in colourful blooms wherever they can.
The Garden Museum, located in the former church of St. Mary at Lambeth in London, celebrates the art, design and history of gardens.