Our mission is to instill an appreciation of plants, gardens, landscapes and the natural environment by displaying collections of plants that are of botanical and arboricultural value to students, professionals, and the public.

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 Hidden Lake 111016


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6214 W. Monroe Road (Hwy M-50) Tipton, Michigan 49287

Phone: 517-431-2060



  • Jan 22

    Notes from the Underground: A Focus on Soils in Forest Ecosystems

    January 22, 2019 10:00AM - 12:00PM Hidden Lake Gardens

    Forest Ecologist, Robert Ayotte, discusses the living and vibrant matrix of forest soils, their evolution since the end of the last ice age, and their role in the ecosystem of Michigan's southern forests.

  • Jan 26

    Extend the Growing Season with Hoop Houses

    January 26, 2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM Hidden Lake Gardens

    Learn how to get a head start on the planting season from Beverly Ruesink, Needle Land Farms, by using hoop houses.

  • Feb 16

    Beginner Tai Chi Series

    February 16, 2019 10:00AM - 11:00AM (February 16 & 23, March 2, 9, 16 & 23) Hidden Lake Gardens

    Instructor Beth Beard presents this six week beginner Tai Chi series at Hidden Lake Gardens to introduce the forms and movements of Yang style Tai Chi in order to improve strength, balance, and focus.

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