Peruse more than 500 varieties of wildflower, vegetable, and herb seeds for every region and zone at this farm’s country gift shop. Visitors may stroll through six acres of fields and trails. Voted Best Place for Seeds & a Stroll. BEST WALK ON THE WILDFLOWER SIDEWander through six acres of lush paths and meadows, with an abundance of blossoms from April through October. Terrific selection of wildflower seeds, too. Mountains, cows, and meadows filled with wildflowers … that’s the popular image of Vermont. Well, you can’t put a mountain in your backyard, and you might not want to keep cows, but you can cultivate gorgeous wildflowers. To get started, stroll through the farm’s six acres of fields and woodlands—planted with more than 350 annual and perennial species—then stop in at the shop, where you can buy some 80 species of seeds and mixtures for all climate regions. Also on sale are books, Vermont edibles and handicrafts, and a splendid assortment of nature-based gifts.
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