Garden Tours

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Garden Programs

Elizabeth Park offers a wide variety of tours, demonstrations, and other events in our gardens.

    Garden Programs

    Spring Greenhouse Show

    Elizabeth Park Conservancy opens its Spring Greenhouse Show March 6 - 13, featuring a spectacular array of spring bulbs and plants. The show will take place in the historic greenhouse in Elizabeth Park. 

    Spring Greenhouse Show Tours & Reception

    Coffee and refreshments will be served at the Head House (the small building attached to the big greenhouse) from 9 to 11 a.m. on Wednesday, March 11, when Horticulturist Rosemary Aldridge will offer tours of the Greenhouse Show at 9:30 a.m. and 10 a.m.

    Spring Greenhouse Bulb & Plant Sale

    Join us for a one-day plant sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 14 in Elizabeth Park's historic greenhouse.

    Rose Pruning Workshop by Rosarian Stephen Scanniello

    Rosarian Stephen Scanniello will lead a Pruning Workshop on Tuesday, April 1 in Elizabeth Park's historic rose garden. Participants may arrive at any time between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. for a lesson with Stephen, and are asked to bring their own gloves and pruners. Suggested donation for the Workshop is $10 per person. 

    Pruning Workshop by ARS Master Rosarian Mike Fuss of the CT Rose Society

    ARS Master Rosarian Mike Fuss of the CT Rose Society will lead a Pruning Workshop on Wednesday, April 8 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM in Elizabeth Park's historic rose garden.

    Herb Society of America, CT Unit Annual Symposium: "Back to Basils"

    The Connecticut Unit of The Herb Society of America invites you to "Back to Basils," the Unit's annual symposium, Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at the Pond House Cafe in Elizabeth Park. We'll cook with basil, learn about basil and even drink basil.

    Rose Weekend

    The Elizabeth Park Conservancy invites you to Rose Weekend 2020, June 20-21! Featuring thousands of rose bushes and arches in bloom!