On Sunday, June 11, three private gardens in Ridgefield and Wilton will participate in the Garden Conservancy’s Open Days program, welcoming the public from 10 to 4. The Open Day is rain or shine, and no reservations are required. Admission is $7 per garden; children 12 and under free. Call 1-888-842-2442, or opendaysprogram.org for more information. Visitors may begin the June 11 tour at any of the following locations:
Wood Garden, 104 Olmstead Hill Road, Wilton. The two-acre property includes a mature apple orchard, a box-edged parterre garden planted with flowering shrubs, roses and perennials, brick and bluestone walkways and two fountains. Behind the house a lushly planted, terraced pool garden with a cabana and fireplace reveals sweeping views of the reservoir that borders the property.