Favorite Gardens

Japanese Garden

November 10, 2015
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Location: Arboretum/Montlake/Madison Park
Address: 1075 Lake Washington Blvd. E.
Acreage: 3.5

November is the peak time of year to witness the colors changing at the magnificent Japanese Garden inside the Washington Park Arboretum. Walk the gravel loop path to find little bridges, ponds and waterfalls […]

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Bellevue Botanical Gardens

July 8, 2014
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Location: Bellevue
Address: 12001 Main Street, Bellevue
Acreage: 53

Enjoy a peaceful stroll through 53 acres of incredibly varied gardens at the Bellevue Botanical Gardens and take your time examining the diverse plant groupings. Or, take my lead and do it the less peaceful way and bring along […]

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Streissguth Gardens

June 19, 2014
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Location: Central Seattle/Eastlake
Address: 10th Ave. E. and E. Blaine St.
Acreage: approx. 1.0

A visit to the lovely Streissguth Gardens becomes even sweeter when you learn about its origin.

This north Capitol Hill park was privately owned and maintained for many years by Ann and […]

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Bradner Gardens Park

Location: South Seattle/Mount Baker
Address: 29th Ave. S. and S. Grand St.
Acreage: 1.6

A swarm of busy four- and five-year-olds from the nearby Children’s PlayGarden Preschool has taken over Bradner Gardens Park on a cloudy Wednesday morning.

They are busy as bees […]

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