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2016 Summer Trial Garden Tour

Event date/time: 
Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Cost: $20 per person

Program and Registration Form (mail in registration)

  • Cavicchio’s Greenhouse, 110 Codjer Lane, Sudbury, MA
  • J.P. Bartlett, 578 Boston Post Rd., Sudbury, MA
  • Elm Bank Reservation, 900 Washington St, Wellesley, MA

Join us for a summer tour visiting three sites with trial gardens of ornamentals. We will begin at Cavicchio Greenhouses, Sudbury where Kerri Stafford, Head Grower will walk us through their new demonstration garden. Next we will visit J.P. Bartlett to see their new introductions. We will then meet at Elm Bank Reservation where we will have lunch and finish the day with a tour of the beautiful grounds of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society with trial garden coordinator, David Fiske.

Take this opportunity to see how annuals and perennials are performing in landscapes and containers, to help decide which plants to choose when selecting plant material for next year.

9:30 – 10:00 AM           Registration - Meet at Cavicchio Greenhouses

10:00 – 2:00 PM           Demonstration and Trial Garden Tours

Co-sponsored by UMass Extension and the Massachusetts Flower Growers Association

Contact's name: 
Tina Smith
Contact's email: 
Contact's phone on day of event: 
110 Codjer Lane Sudbury MA