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Eastern Wisconsin Shopping Spree

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The Garden Room, Shorewood – Have lunch or tea at this fabulous retail shop with roof garden, restaurant and 3 floors of garden must-haves. Shady Acres, New Berlin – Stroll thedisplay gardens and then head into the retail center to …

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Western Wisconsin Shopping Spree

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Northwind Perennial Farm – Grower and supplier for Piet Oudolf, designer of Lurie Garden at Millennium Park, this retail center specializes in hardy plants for our area and is set in a historic barn and farmhouse just north of Lake …

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Rockford & Surrounding

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Anderson Japanese Garden – Visit this astonishing Japanese garden with its array of surprises set into a cliff just outside of town. Sinnissippi Gardens – Walk the river and enjoy the displays of bright flowering beds.

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Woodstock & McHenry

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Foxwillow Pines – Conifers of every size, shape and color are on display and for sale at this fascinating nursery with even more fascinating owners and growers, Rich and Susan Eyre. Kimball & Bean – From grand estate gates taken …

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Fox Valley Shopping Spree

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The Natural Garden, St. Charles – Known for its specialization on native plants Shady Hill, Elburn -As seen on Martha Stewart, geraniums & other popular annuals and perennials Heritage Prairie Market, Geneva -A Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) farm and source …

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