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Working hand in glove with Mother Nature, Greenwood’s horticulture
staff and award-winning Green Team volunteers have created a
marvelous “garden party” of plant delights at our historic oasis.
Throughout May and June, visitors have been enjoying a heady elixir
of newly planted annuals, perennials, and flowering trees and
shrubs, an ever-changing display that is sure to continue unabated
all season long. By way of example: (click on any photo to view it larger)
Elegant snowflake hydrangea amidst feathery
amsonia foliage along the North Ridge parking lot welcome you to the
party as soon as you emerge from your vehicle.
Towering white yucca “chandeliers”
have been standing at attention on the Reflecting Pool Terrace, as if
to say, “glad you are here.”
Billowing, lush ferns continue to
charm all who stroll along the path from the Garden of the Gods to
If you have missed any of these,
no worries! Change is eternal in the garden and each day brings new
opportunities for exciting ways to connect with nature and in the
process, rejuvenate your senses. So be sure to come to the garden
party at Greenwood this season – again and again!
Abby O'Neill, Executive Director
WHEN: open to the
publicFridays, Saturdays, and Sundays through November 7, 2021
between 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Entry is by vehicle and advance
timed ticket registration only. Tours are self-guided. Visit greenwoodgardens.org for
COVID guidelines and to purchase tickets.
WHERE: Greenwood Gardens, 274 Old
Short Hills Rd., Short Hills, NJ
Members and children under 3: free
Adults (13 to 64): $15
Seniors (65+) and students with ID: $10
Children (3 to 12): $5