Wilton garden is open to visitors on May 1



Garden afficiandoes may explore a private garden in Wilton, open to the public for self-guided tours to benefit the Garden Conservancy.

No reservations are required and the gardens are open rain or shine.

The garden, Pixie Perennials, features a pop-up shop of garden-related items and plants, terraced perennial gardens, a kitchen courtyard garden room, and extensive greenhouse and potager, garden ornaments and sculpture, topiary, and water features.

Admission is $7 per garden; children 12 and under admitted free. For more information, see www.opendaysprogram.org or call The Garden Conservancy weekdays,9 to 5, at 1-888-842-2442.

Pixie Perennials is at 200 Nod Hill Road.