Trial Gardens Overview

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Your resource for Gardening Information in the Grosse Pointes and neighboring communities.

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The Grosse Pointe Garden Center, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization founded in 1950, promoting education, beautification, horticulture and conservation in our community.

News & Events

Garden Tour

Annual Garden Tour

SAVE the DATE for the 25th Annual Garden Tour was Friday, June 24 and Saturday, June 25, 2016 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. both days, rain or shine.

Meijer Gardens Day Trip – May 24

Visit the new Japanese Garden at Meijer Gardens on this day trip co-sponsored by the Grosse Pointe Garden Center and the War Memorial. Admission, tram tour of Meijer Gardens and transportation included. Seats limited; reserve now.

Sue Abbott Lecture – April 27

Award winning floral designer Loann Burke presents "The Art of the Event: A Floral Design Demonstration" Admission $15 ($5 Garden Center members). Thank you, Nordlie's of Detroit, for the floral material.
Each year local garden clubs design, plant and tend the nine plots of the Trial Gardens according to a changing theme. Learn More...
The Veterans Garden began as a vision of concerned Garden Center members in 2005. Learn More...