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Gardenview Horticultural Park

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Address: 16711 Pearl Road, Strongsville, OH 44136
Phone Number: +1 440-238-6653
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Hidden gem of Strongsville

Went for a guided tour in May with my garden club led by Mark, the tireless and loving caretaker of this property. Many unusual plants and trees and more annuals thanks to new... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 July 2016
Marianne S
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Strongsville, Ohio
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Strongsville, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Went for a guided tour in May with my garden club led by Mark, the tireless and loving caretaker of this property. Many unusual plants and trees and more annuals thanks to new fencing which keep hungry deer out!

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Lawrence, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Wonderful, manageable, informal gardens that have worked on since 1949. Lovely annuals, perennials, water plants etc. the "docent" was a very hospitable young man who appears sincerely dedicated. My wife asked about the poppies and he gave her a packet of seeds!

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Thank labamba8
Strongsville, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

If you haven't taken the time to explore this hidden gem in Strongsville, it's a must! The gardens are beautiful and meticulously cared for by one person - UNBELIEVABLE!

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Thank VickiM74
Strongsville, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

If you live in Strongsville what a treasure and something to brag about. The history of the place is fantastic. A place to support and enjoy. Don't ignore. Makes a great family adventure.

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Thank Theyounggroup
Strongsville, Ohio
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

Garden view, a nurture center in the center of the city, must see to believe. Started by one man decades ago and still a running nature center with beautiful flowers and trees.

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Thank Barb S
Cleveland, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

I had read about this site in The Cleveland Plain Dealer and was curious. It's one of those places that is invisible even though it's in front of your face. The entrance is very hard to find, but trust your GPS - it's there. The main attraction is realizing that it was one individual that built this place up starting... More 

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Thank Paul-A-C-62
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2015

WOW had no idea this place was here. such a hidden jewel and excellent for getting local resources on plants and such

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Thank Jamie H
Strongsville, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2014

I hadn’t been to Gardenview in a few years and went the other day with my mother, husband, and fourteen year old son. I was saddened to hear that the primary caretaker, since 1949, had died at the beginning of this year. The other caretaker, who has been working there for 18 years, is still toiling over the property. It... More 

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Richfield, Ohio
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2014

The gardens may have been a lovely place to visit in the past but the owner died in early 2014 and they have sadly deteriorated. Any large garden is a lot of work to tend and it appears that this garden is woefully understaffed in order to maintain it in a condition that is commensurate with charging addition. The greenhouses... More 

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Thank Dawn M
Islamorada, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2013

These gardens are worth a trip any time of year. Hidden behind a wall on the busy main street through town, you find quiet beauty along garden paths. Stop for a bit - get away from the stresses of your busy life, relax with nature in this botanical paradise, and then you can go back to the hustle and bustle... More 

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