Better Homes and Gardens Test Garden, Des Moines

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  • Gardeners will love walking though the gardens. Plants are grown here that may not be found in most home gardens The designs are interesting. Lots of ideas to be gained for home gardens.  more »
  • We circled the area 3 times and were not able to find parking nearby.I was told after the fact that test garden is only open certain times.  more »
  • We made a carefully timed stop here(only open noon to 2pm on Fridays thru Sept) and were very pleased with the thought craftsmanship and skill to make the beautiful displays of flowers,shrubs, small t...  more »
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  • Open to the public Friday‚Äôs during lunch for the summer. Pack a picnic and enjoy the serenity. Likely to be quite other than gray haired garden groups touring.
  • Always enjoy a visit to this test garden! It offers tranquility and beauty in the midst of the city, plus it showcases interesting varieties of plants - some still in the testing stage before hitting the open market. I always gather ideas for groupings of plants; container gardening; and color combinations.
  • Peaceful and quiet place.

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