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A Wonderful Surprise!

This lovely Northwest native plant garden is a hidden gem. East to find as it is right after you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Heloisia
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Lopez Island, WA
Educational and Inspiring

For plant viewing, best to go in the summer when more plants/flowers are visible, but educational... read more

Reviewed April 3, 2019
Linda H
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Bellingham, Washington
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This lovely Northwest native plant garden is a hidden gem. East to find as it is right after you get off I-5 at exit #215 and turn right. You can't miss the bright red buildings at the entrance. The gardens are bordering ponds and stream...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 3, 2019

For plant viewing, best to go in the summer when more plants/flowers are visible, but educational displays can be enjoyed year round. The displays also include beautiful glass artwork, but additional glass art in the water is placed in the spring/summer. Of particular interest are...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Linda H
Reviewed March 19, 2019

Disappointing mostly because of the roar of traffic noise. It is right next to I-5. Take the exit going east, turn south on the frontage road and the garden is on your left. There are a couple parking areas off the frontage road and more...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jeanne J
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Great place to take a nice walk and enjoy the beautiful gardens. Neat spot for a picnic or prayer/meditation, I saw it from the freeway and had to stop and investigate.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SkagitWanderer
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

A short drive from I5 near Stanwood WA lies a place for level walking, meditation, and education. It is well maintained and inviting. It would be a great stop for children of any age, and for adults with challenges for walking. There are rest facilities.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

This beautiful botanical garden is a perfect place for locals and travelers alike to get in a little movement while taking in the impeccably designed and maintained native landscape. ADA accessible, family friendly & free! Geocaching nearby, bring a lunch or just make it your...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed May 25, 2018

Just to the east of the 300th Street exit from I-5, between Smokey Point and Mount Vernon, WA - this developing attraction is literally blooming before our eyes. I am grateful to live within a mile of these botanical gardens, and choose them 2 -...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

Looking forward d to coming back whe was he daffodils are in bloom. Loved the boardwalks & glass installations.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

We were heading out geocaching when we came across this jewel. Wonderful and beautiful. The boardwalk was very well done and kept up.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Its just so relaxing to swing by and walk thru nature, not to mention , look up on the hill and see the beautiful Freeborn Lutheran Church. Its a magical place and great for a stroll.

Date of experience: December 2017
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