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Public Gardens on Pinterest

A board for public gardens around the world to share what’s happening in their gardens and inspire pinners to visit, enjoy, and emulate! Note: Guest pinners are responsible for ensuring that they have the legal right to pin the content they post on this board.


Public Gardens on Pinterest

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Dotted with lakes and ponds, the Humble Administrator's Garden is one of the most famous in all of China. #Suzhou #gardens #China

Oh, yes, some of the early spring bloomers are getting started!

Plan to shop the Native Plant Sale to buy native trees, shrubs and perennial Wildflowers to enhance any home or business garden! Arboretum Friends receive a discount, see www.jmu.edu/... for information. Or cut ad from DNR Tuesdays week of and week before for a 10% discount.

One of the Harrisonburg community's favorite Easter Egg Hunts now is open for registrations! Register here: www.surveymonkey.... or Info here: www.jmu.edu/...

Matt Hickey, owner of Classic Carriages, and horses Doc and Dale give Mother’s Day rides through the Edith J. Carrier Arboretum in Harrisonburg on Sunday afternoon. (Photos by Jason Lenhart)

Hillary Arimoto, 5, the daughter of Kimiko Tanaka and Jamison Arimoto of Harrisonburg, builds fairy houses at the Edith J. Carrier Arboretum Monday afternoon with other children. (Photos by Nikki Fox / DN-R) March 17, 2015

Monarch butterfly three part program coming soon. Starts April 13. Watch at jmu.edu/arboretum for information to post soon

Lynn Whitmore wins the February photo contest by popular vote. Congratulations on taking another lovely, winning photo.

Follow #BHLinbloom on Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, and Tumblr March 23-27, 2015, for gardening fun! Learn more: biodiversitylibra...

No! Please! Not another 8-10 inches of snow~ We are trying to bloom here! Lynn Whitmore's lovely picture of winter aconite and early crocus.

  • Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden
    Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

    Spring can't be far off!

Reservations are now open for the 2015 St. Patrick's Day dinner and lecture. Gratify your Irish... spoil someone with an afternoon of Celtic music, indulge your pallet with Irish fare and beer...and expand your knowledge of the natural world. Reserve online soon at jmu.edu/arboretum #St.Patrick'sDay

St. Patrick's Day Free Public Concert with Highland Pipes and Celtic Fiddle and more! Bring a lawn chair or blanket, and a non alcoholic picnic dinner at 5:00 on the main lawn. Free parking in Convo Lot G JMU. Visit jmu.edu/arboretum for info.

Reservations are now open for the 2015 St. Patrick's Day dinner and lecture. Gratify your Irish... spoil someone with an afternoon of Celtic music, indulge your pallet with Irish fare and beer...and expand your knowledge of the natural world. Reserve online soon at jmu.edu/arboretum #St.Patrick'sDay

A lovely photo taken by a Daily News Record photographer and on the paper's front page shows how lovely the Valentine's Day horse drawn carriage rides were.

Jillian Wright won the EJC Arboretum January Photo Contest with her lovely photo of winter berry on a snowy day at the arboretum. Congratulations Jillian!

The set up is prepared for today's Airarium Workshop at the EJC Arboretum at JMU! jmu.edu/arboretum

Time for your garden club or educational agency to begin planning for spring field trips? Visit www.jmu.edu/... for how to request a guided tour to learn about native plants and trees at the EJC Arboretum at JMU.

Ryōan-ji – Japan. #garden #japanesegarden #日本庭園 #竜安寺

Yuyuan Garden – China #gardens #publicgardens #公共花园 #花园

Versailles – France. #gardens #publicgardens

Suan Nong Nooch – Thailand #gardens #publicgardens

Keukenhof Gardens – The Netherlands. #gardens

The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum features 1,137 acres of beautiful public gardens designed to inspire ideas for visitors' own backyards. With 32 display and specialty gardens, 48 plant collections and more than 5,000 plant species and varieties, the Arboretum has become one of the premier horticultural field laboratories and public display areas in the country.

Evan Hunsberger and Lynn Whitmore tied as winning photographers for the December Photo Contest. Congratulations to both!

  • Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
    Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

    The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum is interested in contributing to your group board! We are beginning to grow our Pinterest presence as we just announced our Pinterest on Facebook. Please let me know if you have further questions. Thanks!