Trial Gardens Overview

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

Our Mission
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.

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News & Events


Sue Abbott Lecture

Sue Abbott Lecture "The WAFA Ireland Experience", a talk by Bliss Clark and Candy Sweeney April 22, 2015 Grosse Pointe War Memorial Refreshments at 7:00 p.m. Program at 7:30 p.m with lecture and slides Free and open to the Public

Annual Meeting, Lunch & Lecture

Friday, January 16, 2015 at the Grosse Pointe War Memorial. Please Join us! Registration is required (313) 881-7511 x206. Noon Lunch; 1pm Business Meeting; 1:30pm Lecture with slides - "New Plant Introductions for 2015"

Berry Memorial Lecture

This year's Berry Lecture featured "Let's Work Together," a talk by Mike Score, President of Hantz Farms. It was held Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014 at the GP War Memorial library.
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...