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Garden of the Month

Olbrich Gardens 

A wonderful botanic garden in Madison, Wisconsin featuring 16 acres of extensive informal perennial beds, unique gold roofed Thai pavilion (one of three outside Thailand, and the only one in the continental US), multilevel conservatory, programs and special exhibits, and more.  The following sample photos were taken Sept. 2003.  Visit their website for more information.

Conservatory, inside

Trellis, grasses

Metal tree sculpture

Rose walk

Topiary, bears and honey pot


Perennial borders

Walk through perennials

Bog, insectivorous plants

Entrance to Thai pavilion

Thai pavilion and tropicals

Shade garden

Rock garden

Meadow garden

Raised beds

Formal beds


Bold colors, textures

Formal water feature, lawn

Perennial border, cool colors

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