Master Gardener Association of Cape Cod's Garden Tours
Two gardens will be open for viewing on July 10, 10 am-4 pm. The proceeds from the garden tours will benefit the Master Gardener Association of Cape Cod. Admission:$5 per garden. Rain or Shine.
Garden #1 The Fornari Garden at Poison Ivy Acres
Address: 2 Lawrence Pond Lane, Sandwich, MA
This will be the tenth summer on Poison Ivy Acres for Dan and Master Gardener C.L. Fornari. Along the road see the "dry garden" of drought-tolerant plants. Next is the trail garden where C.L. plants new varieties to see how they grow. This area shares space with the cutting garden just above the large vegetable beds. There are flowerbeds on all sides of the house, and many varieties of hydrangeas. See great color combinations and a wide variety of all types of plants. Join us for Master Gardener Tips in the Garden: Choosing the Right Hydrangea at 11am and 2 pm.
Directions: Lawrence Pond Lane is at the eastern most intersection of Stowe Road and Farmersville Road, right next to the large Camp Lyndon Y sign.
Parking: Lawrence Pond Lane is at the eastern most intersection of Stowe Road and Farmersville Road, right next to the large Camp Lyndon Y sign.
Garden #2 Garden by the Sea
Address: 46 Little Island Drive, Osterville, MA 02655
Located near Osterville’s quaint downtown, this beautiful garden is set on the water. As you enter through the cobblestone lined driveway’s gate, explore this Master Gardener’s abundant landscape. Perfect for strolling, this garden features over 150 hydrangeas, roses, perennials, flowerbeds, and evergreens. Join us for Master Gardener Tips in the Garden: Changing Hydrangea Colors at 11am and 2 pm.
Directions: From Osterville Center: take West Bay Road towards Oyster Harbors, left on Bridge Street (cross the draw bridge) go 0.1 miles and left on Little Island Drive. #46 is second driveway on the right.
Parking: The location is on a cul-de-sac. Please park on the right side only to avoid blocking traffic.