Garden tour
Garden tour at Iseli Nursery

The Club coordinates at least four garden tours a year, mostly in the summer months.

June 2023 tour of Washington nurseries is SOLD OUT. Please JOIN THE CLUB to hear about future professionally led multi-day tours.


Examples of previous tours

 Nurseries & Botanical Gardens

Group trips to retail and wholesale nurseries often include private tours and special plant buying opportunities!

Peoria Garden Tour

Peoria Gardens Poinsettia Time—Local, wholesale nursery tour from seeding, propagation & distribution.

Oregon Garden tour

“Christmas in the Garden” at Oregon Garden Traditional German Christmas Market & Light Display in the Rediscovery Forest—carolers, fire pits, traditional holiday food & drinks, & 300,000 lights.

Crystal Springs Tour

Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden, Portland, OR

Adelman Peonies

Adelman Peonies & Brooks Gardens, Brooks, OR

seed lab

Seed Lab, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR

Iseli Nursery, Boring, OR

Dancing Lizard Succulent Gardens, OR

Dancing Lizard Succulent Gardens, OR


Other Previous Tours:

Donna Westwood’s Garden
Twilight Tour
Garden Lighting:  View your garden day and night

Cistus Nursery & Joy Creek Nursery
Unique garden plants at both, with lunch in-between

Iseli Nursery, Boring, OR

Members’ Gardens

Tours can feature local gardens including many of our own member’s gardens.

Nancy Sarpola, Member

Private Gardens

Road trips to special out of town gardens are educational and a fun way to connect with other gardeners.

Loree Bohl, Danger Garden blogger
Loree Bohl, Danger Garden blogger


There are no gardening mistakes, only experiments. Janet Kilburn Phillips