This 36 acre facility in the historic Elm Bank Reservation is operated by the Massachusetts Horticultural Society. It is primarily an educational garden with hands on learning experiences for members of the community. The site includes the All America Selection Trial Gardens, Weezie's Garden, The Bressingham Garden designed by Adrian Bloom, The Italianate Garden, The Goddess Garden, The James Crockett Memorial Garden, and the Society gardens.

Massachusetts Horticultural Society Gardens at Elm Bank Reservation
900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482-5725
(617)  933-4900

This is a very nice set of gardens that range from large island beds to smaller, specialized gardens. There is a garden dedicated to the late James Crockett who was the originator of "The Victory Garden" on public television. Well worth a visit if you are in the area.

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