Trial Gardens Overview

Welcome to the Garden Center
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


Trial Gardens Fundraiser

It was a Success!! Thank You! - The History of English Garden Designers Featuring Gertrude Jekyll. Presented by Richard Thomas, freelance garden & floral designer. War Memorial; March 24, 2015.

Sue Abbott Lecture

Sue Abbott Lecture "The WAFA Ireland Experience", a talk by Bliss Clark and Candy Sweeny. April 22, 2015, Grosse Pointe War Memorial. Refreshments at 7:00pm. Program at 7:30pm. Free & open to the Public
Garden Tour

Annual Garden Tour

Our 24rd Annual Garden Tour is Friday, June 26 and Saturday, June 27, 2015 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. both days, rain or shine.
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...