Wethersfield Garden

The view from Wethersfield Garden in A Garden For All by Kathy Diemer http://agardenforall.com

Picture yourself sitting here! (photo by: Kathy Diemer)

I’ve visited some wonderful gardens this year; a few with magnificent ocean or river views, others with incredible landscapes flush with foliage and flowers.  And just when I thought the season was winding down, I found one more on my “must see” list, whose last open day (other than special events) was September 28.  As karma would have it, I happened to look up Wethersfield Garden that very morning, and was able to squeeze in by the skin of my teeth!  Lady Luck continued to have my back, providing crystal clear skies and toasty temperatures, as I drove along the quiet dirt road that wound its way to this new adventure. And what an unexpected, but thrilling surprise awaited me at the top of this remote mountain in Amenia, N.Y.; a property offering a treasure trove of gardens tucked in amongst beautifully manicured grounds, all wrapped in the most spectacular vistas imaginable. Believe me when I say, you won’t know which way to look first . . .

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