Exploring the Flowers of Northern Marion County

Your first stop takes you to the lovely Adelman Peony Garden. Located amidst picturesque landscapes, the Adelman Peony Garden beckons with its enchanting array of peonies in full bloom. Wander through meticulously curated gardens adorned with an abundance of these exquisite flowers, each boasting unique hues and delicate petals. Take in the intoxicating fragrance and vibrant colors as you immerse yourself in the tranquility of this floral paradise. 

While out in the area, also check-out Schreiner's Gardens, a renowned sanctuary for iris enthusiasts. Here, you'll encounter a mesmerizing display of irises in a spectrum of hues, from rich purples to vibrant yellows. Stroll through meticulously tended gardens, marveling at the intricate patterns and velvety textures of these iconic flowers. With each iris a masterpiece of nature's design, you're sure to find inspiration amidst the beauty of Schreiner's Gardens.

After building up an appetite wandering through the beauty of the peony and iris  fields, you can make your way to Bauman's Farm and Garden for a delightful lunch. Surrounded by the rustic charm of farm country, indulge in farm-to-table delights crafted from the freshest ingredients. From crisp salads to hearty sandwiches, every bite is a celebration of local flavors. You can even make a stop at Bauman's Cider and take a taste of their enticing selection of hard ciders.

After a delightful lunch at Bauman's Farm and Garden, set off for a tour of the charming downtown area of Silverton. Known for its quaint shops and local boutiques, Silverton offers a unique shopping experience amidst a backdrop of historic buildings and tree-lined streets.

As you wander through the downtown district, you discover an array of artisanal goods, handcrafted jewelry, and unique gifts to commemorate your journey through Northern Marion County. From eclectic art galleries to cozy bookstores, there's something for everyone to enjoy.

Continue your floral exploration with a visit to The Oregon Garden. This botanical paradise features a diverse collection of plant species, including stunning displays of seasonal flowers.  

As the day draws to a close and you are looking to stay in the serenity of North Marion, look no further than the Oregon Garden Resort, nestled within the tranquil surroundings of the garden itself. The resort offers comfortable accommodations and scenic views, providing the perfect retreat after a day of exploration. You can relax and unwind in the comfort of your room before enjoying a delicious dinner at the resort's restaurant, where you can savor farm-to-table cuisine featuring locally sourced ingredients. The serene ambiance of the garden surrounds you, offering a peaceful conclusion to your floral journey through Northern Marion County. With the beauty of the garden etched in your memory, you bid adieu to this enchanting corner of the world, grateful for the opportunity to experience its floral wonders.

  • Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm: Take in the rows upon rows of colorful tulips stretch as far as the eye can see. Amidst a sea of blossoms, you are invited to capture the moment with pictures to share with your friends and family. The air is filled with the delicate fragrance of flowers, and the sight is nothing short of mesmerizing. (March/April)
  • Aurora's Cherry Blossoms: In the heart of downtown Aurora, a breathtaking display of cherry blossoms awaits. Stroll along tree-lined streets adorned with delicate pink and white petals, creating a scene straight out of a fairytale. The soft fragrance fills the air as you immerse yourself in the serene beauty of springtime in bloom. (March)
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