Next weekend the annual ANLD Designers’ Garden Tour will take place in the Portland area. If you’re available to attend on Saturday June 18th, you’re in for a pleasant day full of lovely gardens with lots of beautiful ideas. Since this was the first pre-tour I’d ever attended I had no idea what to expect. I left feeling inspired and fully enjoyed each and every one of the gardens I visited with fellow bloggers and other attendees. (To learn more about the tour and how it works click on the link above.)
Garden #1: Wagner Garden
Located in the Clackamas area, this garden is a suburban retreat full of lush plant combos and serene seating areas.
Garden #2: Langeliers Garden
Garden art and incredible plants tie this lovely landscape together with its home and evoke personality that’s consistent throughout the design.
Garden #3: Hannan Garden
This is a garden that’s all business in the front and party in the back.
Garden #4: King Garden
A midcentury ranch with a twist of lush landscaping and bold choices of metal, color, and stone.
Garden #5: Olson Garden
A natural beauty with a mix of bold plant combinations and fine craftsmanship.
Garden #6: Beberned-Gawf Garden
A garden with incredible bones, and a history of having been a neglected clean slate, this garden has been landscaped with personal touches, a few recycled items, and lots of stained glass art.
Garden #7: Mauch Garden
Quietly holding down a city lot with large patches of green, several pockets for seating, and serene, beautiful ceramic art throughout.