THE MILTON GARDEN CLUB
Milton Garden Tour 2011
112th ANNUAL GARDENS & HOMES TOUR
SATURDAY, JULY 9, 2011
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Rain or Shin!
Tickets: $12 in advance at: Antiques in Milton, 109 Union Street, Milton, DE Hillside Flowers, 105 Lavinia Street, Milton, DE Lewes Printing, 33506 Crossing Ave., Lewes, DE $15 day of tour at: Milton Garden Club Tent, Lydia B. Cannon Museum, 210 Union Street, Milton
Enjoy a self-guided tour of 8 beautiful private gardens, 2 public gardens, 4 lovely private homes open for viewing for the first time, an outdoor kitchen/patio display especially designed for the garden tour. The gardens range from mini to magnificent, cottage style to formal garden, shade, rock, and tropical gardens.
You will see water features and potting sheds, kitchen garden and raised bed organic vegetable garden, a small orchard with peach, pear, plum and fig trees, many garden structures and so much more. The tour book will contain a description of all the gardens and homes that will be open for viewing on July 9. The tour book will be your ticket, so please be sure to bring it with you on tour day.
You may start the tour at any of the gardens, but you must have the tour book with you for admittance. Milton Garden Club members will be set up all day at the Historical Society's Lydia B. Cannon Museum where tickets, maps, information, and restrooms will be available.
A plant sale will be held and light refreshments will be served. There will be special events held in select gardens. Some highlights: artists painting in the gardens water feature and pond display and information bluebirds and purple martins and their habitats wine specialist and cookbook author presentation master gardeners information table martial arts demonstration To reserve tickets with a credit card or for more information, please call Kathryn at 3026843804