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Sandwich Garden Club Tours: July 17

July 17, 2021
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    • Dates: July 17, 2021
    • Location: Forestdale & Mashpee
    • Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

     The proceeds from the garden tours will benefit the Sandwich Garden Club. Admission:$5 per garden. Rain or Shine.

    Garden#1  Gardens Galore, Forestdale
    Stroll through a remarkable variety of enticing organic gardens including both modern and old garden roses, perennials, gorgeous shrubs growing among a variety of the popular Cape Cod Hydrangea, as well as two gardens of native perennials plants for pollinators. Not to be left out, a rock garden with an incredible assortment of hardy succulents, and a uniquely placed garden of vegetables in owner-built raised beds. Topic of Talk: Creating a productive organic vegetable garden (in a challenging space).

    Garden #2 My Hillside Garden, Mashpee
    The most interesting part of the garden is on the hill in the back of the house. The hill is divided by a water fall in the middle of the garden. Each side is planted with a variety of perennials, evergreens and a flowering tree. A Kousa Dogwood is on one side and a Black Gum is on the other side. A variety of small Junipers as well as flowering perennials cover the hill side. One of the corner beds is made up of Roses and the other is planted with mostly a collection of Sedums as well as a number of Heathers. The garden continues on both sides of the house with a variety of perennials including Astilbes, Hostas and Heucheras. Leading down to the street you see a variety of Hydrangeas. Topic of Talk: Hillside Garden Creation