The York Street gardens will close at 3 p.m. on Aug. 25 for a concert.
Garden Guru Tour
Immerse yourself in the Gardens with a horticulturist as your guide. Gain insight into living museum collections and walk away with gardening tips from an expert. Please note that every tour has its own emphasis and is led by a different horticulturist.
July 25, 9:30 a.m.: Medicinal plants with Blake Burger, specialty horticulturist
September 10, 11 a.m.: Bonsai with Larry Jackel, bonsai specialist
February 6, 2 p.m.: Orchids with Nick Snakenberg, curator of tropical collections and associate director of horticulture
Price: $17, $15 member
Special instructions: Tours can be both indoors and outdoors; dress accordingly for the weather. Water, sunscreen and sunglasses are recommended. Please bring booking confirmation. Meet guide in the lobby of the Boettcher Memorial Center after entering through the Gardens main entrance. Tours are one hour long.
Notes: Prices include admission to the Gardens. Tours with low registration are subject to cancellation. These tours are not available for private parties.