Pick up your brochure with tour map at parking lot at Lewis and Clark's Griswold Stadium, Riverdale Grade School or any of the gardens on the tour. It includes a map of the tour route, descriptions of each property, plant lists and restroom locations
You may visit the gardens in any order. The shuttle buses will do continuous loops.
You may walk between gardens – the distance from Garden 1 to Garden 4 is 1.3 miles. You may pick up the bus at any of the stops
Complimentary cookie and lemonade served from 10 AM to 4 PM at Riverdale Grade School
Lunch may be purchased from Whole Bowl and Grilled Cheese Grill food carts from 11 AM to 2 PM at RGS (cash preferred)
Wear comfortable walking shoes and bring sunscreen and water if needed
No dogs or strollers allowed on the tour
Gardens have uneven paths, up and down grades and grass and stone surfaces. The gardens and shuttles are not handicap accessible.
Children must hold an adult's hand in the gardens or be carried
Plan your day to see a 20 minute floral arrangement demonstration by Lauralee Symes, owner of Sellwood Flower Co. in Garden Two with flowers foraged from the homeowners garden at these times: 11:30 AM, 12:30 PM and 1:30 PM
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The love of gardening is a seed once sown that never dies. - Gertrude Jekyll