Rhode Island Garden Websites

Garden Site Directory

A list of links to gardens open to the public, arboreta (botanical gardens dedicated to trees), community gardens, garden clubs, state associations, garden websites, gardening help and other useful government websites in Rhode Island. If there's a link that should be here, or you see anything that needs corrected, let us know - contact details are at the bottom of the page.

Arboreta and Gardens


Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum
101 Ferry Road, Bristol, RI 02809
Situated on Bristol Harbor with sweeping views overlooking Narragansett Bay


Medicinal Plant Garden, University of Rhode Island
41 Lower College Road and Campus Ave., Kingston, RI 02881
Garden and greenhouse


Cliff Walk
Newport, RI 02840
"Combines ocean views, mansions, and a rocky shore line into a 3.5 mile walk." National Recreation Trail. Free.

Newport Mansions
Newport, RI 02840
Of special interest: Green Animals Topiary Garden

Community Gardens

Providence: Southside Community Land Trust

Garden Clubs

Rhode Island Rose Society

Rhode Island Federation of Garden Clubs

State Associations

Rhode Island Wild Plant Society

Other Useful Sites

America's Byways - RI

Division of Parks & Recreation

Rhode Island Historical Society

Rhode Island Travel Guide