It's high summer, when a visit to Garden Valley Ranch is the order of the day.
North of San Francisco in Petaluma, this plant nursery & display garden offers a cottage rental & more. (Photos Courtesy GVR)
One of the distinctive garden areas at GVR is a delightful mixed border
inspired by the designs of the English gardening doyenne, Gertrude Jekyll.
Columbines, Cardoons & Foxgloves
The Rose Field - 'Climbing Iceberg' Arbors in the background.
Here you'll find landscaped gardens and rose fields
on your own, or call ahead for a scheduled docent tour.
Garden Valley Ranch is open for touring Wednesday through Sunday, events permitting.
Ph: 707.795.0919 for a schedule of events, information on classes,
or for tour information.
May through September Tour Hours 10 - 5