Columbus-area garden tours: Merion Village, Clintonville, WesterFlora

If you are apt to go gaga more than gardens, Greater Columbus is the place to be this month.

This weekend and upcoming, a trio of major backyard tours will choose area in communities throughout central Ohio: the Clintonville Backyard garden Tour, on Sunday, the Merion Village Backyard garden Tour, also on Sunday and WesterFlora in Westerville, set for July 17.

If you have acquired a environmentally friendly thumb — or want to — likely on a backyard garden tour could be the perfect way to get inspired.

“Everyone has been gardening for the reason that of COVID and prepared for some inspiration,” mentioned Marty Freado, chair of WesterFlora and a past participant in the garden tour. “When I go and see these gardens, I get lots of thoughts.”

Here are the particulars for every of the back garden excursions, every single of which is cost-free and open to the community. For maps, addresses and more data, pay a visit to the web sites or Fb pages involved with each individual tour.