Washington 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 Washington. 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

Bainbridge Island

Bloedel Reserve
7571 NE Dolphin Drive, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
Gardens and nature reserve. Admission.


Bellevue Botanical Garden
12001 Main Street, Bellevue, WA 98015

Federal Way

Rhododendron Species Foundation and Botanical Garden
2525 South 336th Street, Federal Way, WA 98063
"Over 10,000 rhododendrons grow in a beautiful 22 acre woodland of tall native conifers." Admission.


Meerkerk Rhododendron Gardens
3531 Meerkerk Lane, Greenbank, WA 98253
"Ten acres of display and educational gardens enveloped by forty-three acres of woodland preserve with nature trails." Admission.


Lakewold Gardens
12317 Gravelly Lake Dr SW, Lakewold, WA 98499
Offers landscape architecture by Thomas Church surrounded by rare and native plants. Admission fee.


Lakewold Gardens
12317 Gravelly Lake Drive SW, Lakewood, WA 98499
10 acre estate garden. Admission.

Maple Valley

Lake Wilderness Arboretum
22520 SE 248th Street, Maple Valley, WA 98038
40-acre arboretum. Free admission.


Chase Garden
16015 264th St. E., Orting, WA
4 1/2 acre garden overlooking the Puyallup River Valley. Admission.


Highline Botanical Garden
SeaTac, WA 98168-9384


Center for Urban Horticulture
Seattle, WA 98105
Demonstration gardens and Herbarium at the University of Washington.

Dunn Gardens
Seattle, WA
Reservation required. Admission.

Elisabeth C. Miller Botanical Garden
Seattle, WA 98177
Closed November 15 - February 28. Reservation required. Free admission.

Washington Park Arboretum, University of Washington
Graham Visitors Center, 2300 Arboretum Drive East, Seattle, WA 98112
230 acres on the shores of Lake Washington. Free Admission.

Woodland Park Zoo
601 North 59th Street, Seattle, WA 98103
Zoo and gardens. An All-America Rose Selections Test Garden. Admission.


Kruckeberg Botanic Garden
20312 Fifteenth Ave. NW, Shoreline, WA 98160
By appointment. Admission.


W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory
316 S. G Street, Tacoma, WA 98405


Yakima Area Arboretum
1401 Arboretum Drive, Yakima, WA 98901
"Over 2,000 specimens in the Arboretum's collection on 46 acres of land adjoining the riparian habitat of the Yakima River."

Community Gardens

Seattle: P Patch Community Gardens

Garden Clubs

Northwest Perennial Alliance

Puget Sound Dahlia Association

Snohomish County Dahlia Society

Olympia: Olympia Rose Society

Richland-Pasco-Kennewick: Tri-City Rose Society

Seattle: Northwest Fuchsia Society

Seattle: Northwest Horticultural Society

Seattle: Seattle Rose Society

Seattle: Seattle Tilth Association

Tacoma: Tacoma Rose Society

State Associations

Cascade Cactus and Succulent Society

Washington Native Plant Society

Washington State Dahlia Society

Gardening Help

Washington State University Cooperative Extension

WSU Master Gardener Program

WSU Master Gardeners for Spokane County

Other Useful Sites

America's Byways - WA

Washington State Parks