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Jeff Epping Home Garden

2021 Home Garden Tour

Friday, July 9 & Saturday, July 10

9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Featuring Gardens of  Madison's West Side

Radio Park, University Hill Farms & Glen Oak Hills

Traditional In-person Format

Follow the tour map and explore exquisite home gardens that offer a look into each gardener's individual sense of creativity, imagination, and beauty. Talk with homeowners, landscape architects, and Master Gardeners to get tips on how to incorporate various garden techniques into your own home landscape!


Home Garden Tour tickets will be available in Olbrich's Growing Gift Shop starting June 1, 2021.

Tickets available for purchase on tour dates at designated ticket location - to be determined.

General admission - $15

Olbrich Members - $13

Child (Ages 6-12 ) - $6

Ages 5 & under - FREE


Robert Downing Home Garden 2021

2021 Presenting Sponsors


    KandA Greenhouse             Landscape Architect LLC Logo

2021 Tour Supporters

Goodwin LLC

Klein's Floral & Greenhouses

Schönheit Gardens

The Bruce Company

Tree Health Management


This annual two-day fundraiser supports the mission and daily operations of Olbrich Botanical Gardens.


Garden Sculpture

Virtual Garden Tours

Share the Sights & Sounds

July 2020

During the month of July, Olbrich Gardens will feature weekly virtual garden tours showcasing the home sanctuaries of some of our perennial volunteers, board members and staff!

Virtual tours will include photos and videos clips that bring the sights and sounds of each unique garden right to you (wherever you are)!

The garden tours will be posted on Olbrich's Facebook page towards the beginning of each week. Find links to the weekly garden posts here on the Home Garden Tour webpage.

Week of July 6 – Full of Fun Foliage or PDF version

Week of July 13 – Green is a Color or PDF version

Week of July 20 – Make it POP with container gardens

Week of July 27 – A Gravel Garden Through the Seasons


Orchid Escape | February 1-28

Pour'n Yer Heart Out - Virtual Aluminum Pour | February 20

Virtual Lecture Series | Thursday, February 25

Canopy Sessions - LIVE STREAM | Friday, March 5

Rainforest Rhythms - Virtual Vacations | February & March

Canopy Sessions - LIVE STREAM | Friday, April 2

Olbrich Botanical Gardens is operated as a public-private partnership between the City of Madison Parks Division and the Olbrich Botanical Society.
Olbrich Botanical Gardens | 3330 Atwood Avenue, Madison, WI 53704. | Phone: (608)246-4550 | Fax: (608)246-4719