Places To Visit
Munroe Tavern native plant garden
Out of Town
© Native Plant Trust
© Tower Hill
© Ed Plamondon
©Jon Hetman/Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University
© Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Botanical & Horticultural Research Gardens and Herbarium. The largest botanical garden in New England, the Gardens comprises more than 320 acres and many themed gardens, including 17 acres featuring native plants of Maine and other plants suited to northern coastal conditions.
© The Garden Conservancy
A mile-and-a-half of public parks along Atlantic Avenue in Boston on the site of a former elevated highway. Plantings include a wildflower meadow, a rain garden, gardens for pollinators, and native plant landscapes, all maintained without synthetic fertilizers or pesticides. Plant list and "bloom tracker" on their website.
On 65 acres of town conservation land, you can explore a trail system through many different habitats, including a pollinator garden, meadow garden, fern collection, and more. Many plants are labelled. Picnic tables and extensive lawn area for families to enjoy.