Vermont Gardens

Shelburne: Shelburne Farms

Shelburne, Vermont Shelburne Farms Open May 10 – October 19Sunday, MAY 11, Mother’s Day Tour Created in 1886 as a model agricultural estate, this non-profit 1,400-acre working farm on the shores of Lake Champlain in Shelburne is a National Historic Landmark. Landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted designed the layout of the farm, field and forest; […]

South Burlington: University of Vermont Horticulture Research Center

South Burlington, Vermont University of Vermont Horticulture Research Center More than 700 kinds of ornamental trees and shrubs, many of them uncommon or unique, are planted at the Horticulture. Farm. One of the largest known mature ornamental crabapple collections in the Northeast is located here. [ info ]