July 3 column: Coeur d’Alene Garden Tour

Coeur d'Alene Garden Tour

Hi, everyone. We were out of town for the weekend, hope you all had a great Fourth. Here is a belated link to my column in Sunday’s edition of The Spokesman-Review: CdA tour offers glimpse of six incredible spaces. It is about next Sunday’s (July 10) Coeur d’Alene Garden Tour.

It will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The tour features six beautiful gardens. You can purchase tickets ahead of time for $15 each at the following businesses, or for $17 on the day of the tour at the gardens listed at the bottom of this post.

I took the photo above in Ron and Bev Noble’s garden in Dalton Gardens, Idaho. They have an impressive vegetable garden, beautiful flowers, a water garden, fruit trees, berry vines and a shade garden.

Ticket vendors:
• Ace Hardware, 4th and Harrison, Coeur d’Alene (208) 667-9466
• Art & Home Center, 1619 W. Lee Ct., Coeur d’Alene (208) 665-7777
• Aspen Nursery, 6075 E. Commerce Loop, Post Falls (208) 667-7511
• Huckleberry Nursery, 12655 N. Government Way, Hayden (208) 762-4825
• Mix It Up Gifts, 601 E. Front Ave., Coeur d’Alene (208) 667-8603
• Northland Nursery, Highway 41 and Prairie, Post Falls (208) 773-3247
• Stanek’s Nursery, 2929 E. 27th Ave., Spokane (509) 535-2939
• Van Hoff’s Garden Center, 1844 Government Way, Coeur d’Alene (208) 930-4424
• Westwood Gardens, 15825 N. Westwood Dr., Rathdrum (208) 687-5952

Gardens on the tour:
1. Judy Danner, 12691 N. Emerald, Hayden Lake
2. Marilyn Nenzel, 9234 N. Drawbridge Ct., Hayden
3. Jim and Judy Erlanger, 3106 Hayden View, Coeur d’Alene
4. Don and Irma Koch, 2854 White Pines Dr., Coeur d’Alene
5. Shaaron Dominguez, 2874 Winter Pines Ct., Coeur d’Alene
6. Ron and Bev Noble, 7535 Mt. Carroll St., Dalton Gardens