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Green and Mossy

Moss gardens are a cool, refreshing and peaceful place to pause and reflect on the garden's simplistic yet elegant lines. The sea of soft green mosses, ferns and grasses transport you to a cool climate, such as that of the British Isles.


German Prairie Plot

German Prairie Plot Grasses combine with bright and happy flowers in this very pragmatic but beautiful flowering prairie garden. Note the bursts of color that the annuals provide as they bespeckle this carefully planned plot that sets it apart from a traditional [...]


Grand Champion Grandeur

This garden vignette showcases the seamless merging of arts and flowers through a colorful quilt work of coleus and the grand champion ribbon featuring royal velvet supertunias. Gracing the horticultural specimens on both sides and representing the Horticulture, Craft and Culinary Pavilion are the carved works of art created by chainsaw artist Bob Younger from Eagle, WI. See if you can find all 14 items carved on these wooden masterpieces!


Cozy Cottage

Cozy Cottage Quaint and dainty is the best way to describe a cottage-style garden. Window boxes and a carefree blending of plants create a whimsical and plant-go-lucky take on gardening. See how all the plants move in the wind and smell the fragrances that [...]


Alpine Summit

Climb to the mountain tops and explore the different hardy plants that love to grow in the extreme weather conditions of this high-altitude steppe, or plant-growing region. Those plants that grow at 3,000 ft. might not flourish and thrive at 5,000 ft. and above. Wind, rain, sleet and snow can’t stop these storm trooper plants from putting on a show in any extreme weather condition that Mother Nature dishes out.



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Bargain Book

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