May 25, 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!

Iris Bloom Season
May 10-31, 2019 • 9:00am-6:00pm
Schreiner’s Iris Gardens, Salem, OR

Bloom season at Schreiner’s Iris Gardens is upon us! For only a few short weeks a year, Schreiner’s 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 Gardens’ 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. Schreiner’s Iris Gardens, 3625 Quinaby Rd NE, Salem, Oregon, 97303.

2019 Inviting Vines Garden Tour
Saturday May 25th, 2019 • 9:00am-4:00pm
Rogerson Clematis Garden, West Linn, OR

9:00am - Breakfast with Maurice Horn and Afternoon Tea with Judy Alleruzzo and William McClenathan. Private town and country gardens open 11:00 am - 4:00 pm. 2:00pm - Tea.

Please join us for our annual Inviting Vines Garden Tour with events to celebrate our twelfth year of fabulous gardens featuring clematis. In addition to the Rogerson Clematis Garden there will be four private gardens for you to visit. In addition to the open gardens, special event guests will enjoy either a continental breakfast in the milking parlor of the barn at Luscher Farm while Maurice Horn, owner of Joy Creek Nursery (author, speaker, and founding member of Friends of the Rogerson Clematis Collection), shares his history with Brewster Rogerson and his role in connecting the clematis collection to the brilliant work of Japanese hybridizers. Or, enjoy the tour and the afternoon tea featuring Judy Alleruzzo and William McClenathan of Garden Time TV for an improvisational conversation about their gardening experiences…both good and bad…with clematis in their gardens. If you have time, you may opt for both breakfast with Maurice and tea with Judy and William. There will be lots of clematis to purchase at the Rogerson Clematis Garden and a garden-themed gift basket silent auction benefiting the Garden. Feel free to start your day’s adventure at any of the gardens at 11:00 am if you can’t join us for the special event breakfast. There will be four private gardens on the tour, in addition to the Rogerson Clematis Garden. See you there!

125 Rosemont Road, West Linn, OR, 97068.

Artist Fair & Memorial Day Weekend Events
Saturday-Monday, May 25-27, 2019 • 10:00am-6:00pm
Schreiner’s Iris Gardens, Salem, OR

Celebrate the holiday weekend with amazing art, excellent wine, artisan liqueurs, and gorgeous flowers! Artists from around the valley will join us in the gardens to display and sell their works of art. Many of these artists have been painting in the Display Gardens for years; all will have Iris-themed work on display and for sale. Grab a glass of wine or a sip of liqueur and browse the amazing art among the Irises. Artists are scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, most stay through Monday.

Saturday thru Monday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Spiritopia Craft Spirits of Corvallis, Oregon (, 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 thru Monday, Noon to 5:00 p.m., Anne Amie Vineyards will offer tastings of their incomparable Willamette Valley wines.

Saturday, 12:00 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. It’s easier than you think! Bring your questions and learn tips from the experts. Free demonstration, open to all.

Sunday, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., The Language of Flowers, a presentation by local antique expert Lisa Hand of Wild Horse Antiques. Victorian & Edwardian Language of the Flowers Tradition, Remembrance, Sentiment and Beauty communicated through the elegance of living blooms.

Also Sunday, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., join the Tussie Mussie Floral Bouquet Workshop - a whole conversation you can hold in your hand.

Cost: The gardens are free and open to the public. Entrance fee to the gardens is $5 per car. Wine and liqueur tastings are available for a nominal fee. Schreiner’s Iris Gardens, 3625 Quinaby Rd NE, Salem, Oregon, 97303.

Succulent Living Wreaths!
Saturday, May 25, 2019 • 11:00am-12:30pm
Blooming Junction, Cornelius, OR

Back by popular demand with two offerings this year. Choose from a fantastic succulent wreath or herb wreath in this fun, hands on workshop. Participants will receive group and one-on-one instruction as we walk you through creating your own beautiful 14" or 20" wreath to adorn your home. This class will fill up fast so register early! Registration required by Thurs., May 23rd. Please indicated size and type of wreath you would like to make. Cost for class and supplies- $65 for 14" and $85 for 20".

Hoyt Arboretum Guided Tours
Saturdays & Sundays, April 6-October 27, 2019 • 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.

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