Providence: Southside Community Land Trust
Providence, Rhode Island Southside Community Land Trust Gardening for food is not a new concept, but the public seemed to lose interest in home vegetable gardens for a long time. Today, the urban agriculture movement is growing through endeavors such as the Southside Community
Providence: Roger Williams Park Botanical Center
Providence, Rhode Island Roger Williams Park Botanical Center New England’s largest public indoor display garden is open and welcoming visitors. The Conservatory and greenhouses encompass approximately 12,000 square feet.Construction of the outdoor gardens is slated for spring 2007. Open Tuesday – Sunday.
Bristol: Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum
Bristol, Rhode Island Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum Blithewold’s 33 acres overlook Bristol Harbor and Narragansett Bay. The sweeping 10-acre lawn stops at the water’s edge and is the perfect setting for more than 1500 trees and shrubs that grow
Portsmouth: Green Animals Topiary Garden
Portsmouth, RI Green Animals Topiary Garden In a small country estate in Portsmouth, Rhode Island, overlooking the Narragansett Bay, there’s a garden with an abundance of plants as well as wild animals – including elephants and bears.Green Animals Topiary Garden, the oldest topiary