EVENTS CALENDAR
Sunday,
May 12, 2019

Adelman Peony Gardens Open House
April 27-June 16, 2019
Adelman Peony Gardens, Salem, OR


We currently grow over 25 acres of peonies, featuring nearly 500 varieties with profound color variations. Let us help you make both memories and excitement in your garden with peonies! Peonyparadise.com

Motherís Day at Lan Su
Sunday, May 12, 2019
Lan Su Chinese Garden


Share Lan Su in full spring bloom with Mom, Grandma and the other important women in your life this Mother's Day. Wander the pathways, take in the fragrance of flowers and enjoy special Motherís Day activities. Also on Mother's Day, don't miss our special Mother's Day Chrysanthemum Sale! All events are included with Lan Su admission or membership; no registration required. https://lansugarden.org



Motherís Day Country Brunch
Sunday, May 12, 2019 ē 9:00am-12:00pm
French Prairie Gardens, St. Paul, OR


Treat your mom extra special this Motherís day with an exquisite time on the farm. Guests will enjoy a mouthwatering brunch, served buffet style, prepared by the French Prairie Gardens family. Bring the whole family with mom, as there will be pig barrel train rides, plenty of farm animals and more. Of course our garden center will be open and you can get your mom the beautiful hanging basket she picks out right here on the farm! Menu Features: Mini Quiches, French Toast Blueberry Casseroles, Egg Casseroles, Bakery Pastries (Donuts, Coffee Cakes, Scones), Oven Potatoes, Fruit Salad, and Ham. *Gluten-free options are available Ė however we are NOT a gluten-free facility and cook all items in the same kitchen. We try our hardest but cross-contamination is possible. Seatings are: 9am, 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 11am, 11:30am, or 12pm. Cost: $7.99 Ė $17.99. www.fpgardens.com

Iris Bloom Season
May 10-31, 2019 ē 9:00am-6:00pm
Schreinerís Iris Gardens, Salem, OR


Bloom season at Schreinerís Iris Gardens is upon us! For only a few short weeks a year, Schreinerís opens the doors of their spectacular Iris farm to the public for self-guided tours. Stroll the 10-acre display gardens and take in the sight and fragrance of over 500 named Irises in full bloom. During bloom season, the gardens are open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and the gift shop is open from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., rain or shine. Hundreds of cut Iris stems will be on display in our covered barn as part of Schreiner's Cut Flower Show; open daily during bloom season from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Schreiner's Gift Shop offers unique gifts and gardening delights for Iris lovers. Fresh-cut Iris stems are available for purchase every day. During the three-week bloom season, Schreiner's will host special events, including wine and liqueur tastings and live demonstrations every weekend. Join us for this once a year special event!

Tour Schreiner's Iris Gardensí 10-acre display gardens filled with over 500 named Irises. Shop unique gifts in the Gift Shop on site, featuring an exciting mix of reasonably priced home and garden accents, Iris-themed gifts, glassware, t-shirts and handcrafted artwork, as well as gardening tools and accessories. Shop a selection of potted spring flowers and companion plants to complement your Iris garden, and place an order for Iris to ship this summer. View hundreds of Irises on display in the Schreiner's Cut Flower Show in the covered barn. Fresh-cut Irises are available for purchase every day. Cost: The gardens are open to the public. Entrance fee is $5 per car. Schreinerís Iris Gardens, 3625 Quinaby Rd NE, Salem, Oregon, 97303. Schreinersgardens.com



Opening Weekend with Anne Amie Vineyards and Spiritopia
Friday-Sunday, May 10-12, 2019 ē 9:00am-6:00pm
Schreinerís Iris Gardens, Salem, OR


Join us to celebrate the opening weekend of Schreinerís Iris Gardens! Rain or shine, the Irises will be exploding with gorgeous color across ten acres of display gardens. Highlighting this much-anticipated event will be tastings from Anne Amie Vineyards and Spiritopia, plus demonstrations, classes, food, drinks and awesome scenery!

Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Iris Bloom Season open house kicks off, rain or shine with the gift shop open from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, 11:00 a.m. Benefit Garden Tour. All proceeds from this event will benefit the Division of Pediatric Cardiology at Doernbecher Childrenís Hospital and the Menashe Fund researching adult congenital heart disease at OHSU. Enjoy a tour of the gardens and receive a bouquet of irises for your contribution! Registration fee applies.

Saturday & Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Spiritopia Craft Spirits of Corvallis, Oregon (www.spiritopia.com), will offer tastings of their fine liqueurs. Tantalize your taste buds with their premium artisan liqueurs and purchase your favorites to take home.

Also Saturday & Sunday, Noon to 5:00 p.m., Anne Amie Vineyards will offer tastings of their incomparable Willamette Valley wines.
Saturday 12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m., check out our live How to Dig & Divide Iris Demonstration. We will discuss and review the proper time and technique for digging and separating Iris. Itís easier than you think! Bring your questions and learn tips from the experts. Free demonstration, open to all.

The gardens are open to the public. Entrance fee to gardens is $5 per car. Demonstration is free and open to all. Wine and liqueur tastings for nominal fee. Schreinerís Iris Gardens, 3625 Quinaby Rd NE, Salem, Oregon, 97303. Schreinersgardens.com

Celebrating Motherís Day at Schreinerís Iris Gardens
Sunday, May 12, 2019 ē 9:00am-6:00pm
Schreinerís Iris Gardens, Salem, OR


Everyone is invited as we celebrate ďMomĒ at Schreinerís Iris Gardens. Make it an extra-special day with a stroll through our gorgeous garden of colorful, blooming Iris. Enjoy a leisurely picnic in the park-like setting of our 10-acre display garden. Picnic tables will be available and dogs are welcome, on leash. Give mom (or yourself) a potted Iris from a selection of Irises in half-gallon pots. In celebration of all mothers and their children, your FIRST DOZEN fresh-cut Iris Stems Bouquets will be half-price Ė thatís just $4.00 for a dozen stems! Spend the day and enjoy delicious wines from Anne Amie Vineyards, liqueurs from Spiritopia and tasty food and drinks, all nestled within ten acres of our famous Iris gardens.

11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Spiritopia Craft Spirits of Corvallis, Oregon (www.spiritopia.com), will offer tastings of their fine liqueurs. Tantalize your taste buds with their premium artisan liqueurs and purchase your favorites to take home.

Also 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., join us for a Tea Tasting with Plum Deluxe of Portland, Oregon (www.plumdeluxe.com). Enjoy tea amongst the flowers by sampling several delicious, hand-blended creations, thoughtfully chosen for the day's celebration. Bring your mom or a tea-loving friend and enjoy a relaxing afternoon!

Then, Noon to 5:00 p.m., Anne Amie Vineyards will offer tastings of their incomparable Willamette Valley wines.

Also, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the Mt. Angel Sausage Co. cart will also be here with mouth-watering sausages, curly fries, elephant ears and soft drinks for purchase.
Cost: The gardens are open to the public. Entrance fee to gardens is $5 per car. Wine, liqueur and tea tastings for nominal fee. Schreinerís Iris Gardens, 3625 Quinaby Rd NE, Salem, Oregon, 97303. Schreinersgardens.com

16th Annual Plant Sale
Saturday & Sunday, May 11 & 12, 2019 ē 9:00am-5:00pm
Milwaukie Floral & Garden, Milwaukie, OR


The Friends of the Ledding Library are having their 16th annual plant sale May 11th and 12th from 9 am to 5 pm. Community members donate plants from their gardens, new plant starts, garden art and more for the sale. All proceeds go to the Ledding Library in Milwaukie for programs. Milwaukie Floral & Garden, 3306 SE Lake Rd., Milwaukie, OR.



2019 Mother's Day Rhododendron Show & Sale
Saturday & Sunday, May 11 & 12, 2019 ē 9:00am-5:00pm
Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden, Portland, OR


Rhododendrons will be at peak bloom time. Come and join us to view the garden. The sale will be in the front parking lot. Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden, 5801 SE 28th Avenue, Portland, OR. www.rhodies.org or 503 771-8386. Presented by The Portland Chapter of The American Rhododendron Society. All proceeds benefit the garden.

Lilac Days
April 20-May 12, 2019 ē 10:00am-4:00pm
Hulda Klager Lilac Gardens, Woodland, WA


Each year in the spring, the Hulda Klager Lilac Gardens hosts Lilac Days to celebrate the beauty of lilacs in bloom. Visitors from around the world stroll through the gardens, buy their favorite lilacs, visit Huldaís Victorian era home, and shop for special lilac inspired items in the gift shop. The gardens are open daily 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. year around. A $5.00 gate fee is payable at the gate during Lilac Days. Except during Lilac Days, the gate fee is $3.00. Children 12 years old and under enter free when accompanied by an adult. No pets are permitted, this includes therapy or comfort dogs. Only service dogs as defined by ADA.gov are permitted to enter Gardens.

Hoyt Arboretum Guided Tours
Saturdays & Sundays, April 6-October 27, 2019 ē 12:00pm-2:00pm
Hoyt Arboretum, Portland, OR


Guided tours of the Hoyt Arboretum every Saturday and Sunday at 12 noon - 2:00pm. Free to Hoyt Arboretum Friends (HAF), donations appreciated from non-members. www.hoytarboretum.org

 
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