Public Gardens

Visit Oregon’s public gardens for spectacular views, tranquil beauty, and peaceful escape.

Portland Area Gardens

Admission is free unless otherwise noted. Call ahead for hours and days of operation.

The Bishop’s Close: The Garden at Elk Rock

11800 SW Military Ln.
503.636.5613
www.elkrockgarden.org
Open daily 8am-5pm (donation)

Columbia Children’s Arboretum

10040 NE 6th Drive
503.823.7529
www.portlandonline.com/parks

Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden

6015 SE 28th Ave., 1 block north of SE Woodstock Blvd.
503.771.8386, www.portlandonline.com/parks
($5 adult March 1-September 30, free October 1 through February 28)

Duniway Park (Lilac Gardens)

SW 6th Ave. & Sheridan St.
503.823.7529
www.portlandonline.com/parks

The Grotto

Sandy Blvd. at NE 85th Avenue
503.254.7371
www.thegrotto.org
(upper gardens: $6 elevator fee, senior/military $5, age 6-11 $3, under 6 free)

Hoyt Arboretum

4000 SW Fairview Blvd.
503.865.8733
www.hoytarboretum.org
(donation)

International Rose Test Garden

400 SW Kingston Ave.
503.823.3636
www.portlandonline.com/parks
Open 7:30 am -9 pm daily. Free tours departing 1 pm daily from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Donation suggested.

Ladd’s Circle & Squares

SE 16th & Harrison St.
503.823.7529
www.portlandonline.com/parks

Lan Su Chinese Garden

NW Everett St. & Third Ave.
503.228.8131
www.lansugarden.org
Open 10 am – 7pm March 15-October 14 and 10 am – 4 pm October 15-March14.($10 adult, $9 senior, $7 students 6-18 and college with ID, under 6 free)

Leach Botanical Garden

6704 SE 122nd Ave.
503.823.9503
www.leachgarden.org Donation suggested. Closed holidays; see website for details.

Peninsula Park

700 N Rosa Parks Way
503.823.7529
www.portlandonline.com/parks

Portland Japanese Garden

611 SW Kingston Ave.
503.223.1321
www.japanesegarden.com
($14.95 adult, $12.95 senior, $11.95 student, $10 youth 6-17, 5 and under free.)

Portland Memory Gardeen

SE 104th Ave. & Powell Blvd.
503.823.7529
www.portlandmemorygarden.org

Whittaker Ponds Nature Park

7040 NE 47th Ave.
503.823.7529
http://www.portlandonline.com/parks

Greater Oregon Gardens

Jenkins Estate, Beaverton

8005 SW Grabhorn
503.629.6355

www.thprd.org/facilities/jenkins

Howell Territorial Park, Sauvie Island

13901 NW Howell Park Rd.
503.665.4995

www.oregonmetro.gov

Cecil and Molly Smith Garden, St. Paul

5055 Ray Bell Rd., 503.647.2896
www.smithgarden.org
$3 addmission. Open weekends from April to mid-May, 11am-4pm

Rogerson Clematis Collection

at Luscher Farm, West Linn
125 Rosemont Rd
www.rogersonclematiscollection.org

Southwest Washington Garden

Hulda Klager Lilac Gardens

115 S Pekin Rd., Woodland
360.225.8996
www.lilacgardens.com
Open year round 10am – 4pm, ($4 admission)
Lilac Days are the three weeks leading up to Mother’s Day