HSGC Bus Trip

June 9, 2018

bus graphic8 AM Leave Park and Ride in Cleves OH

9:45-10:30 AM Visit the private garden of Janet and Steve Hommel Mangas
7077 W Stones Crossing Rd, Greenwood IN 46143
The Hommel Mangas Garden follows a hill driveway to the house and surrounding gardens with a unique water feature and many hostas along the way plus some whimsical garden art.
The owner will provide golf cart rides up the hill for those who wish to ride.

10:45-11:30 AM Soules Garden
Soules Garden is a nursery specializing in hostas, daylilies, ferns, arisaema, perennials, shrubs, and rare and unusual plants. There will be a sale table of hostas.

12-12:45 PM Lunch at Gray Brothers Cafeteria
Gray Brothers is a very popular cafeteria in the area - known for their pies and cakes.


1:00- 1:45 PM Visit Terra Flora, private garden of Kay and Doug Flauding
8047 Goat Hollow Rd, Martinsville IN 46151
Terra Flora is a large garden with a pond, water feature, interesting garden art throughout and a multitude of plants, including an extensive collection of hostas.

2:30-3:30 PM Indianapolis Museum of Art gardens and/or Eli Lilly house
The Indianapolis Museum of Art gardens incorporate trees, shrubs, perennials, and hardscape around the former Eli Lilly house and separate from it. There are actually 3 different gardens, but more than we can begin to do in an hour. A lot of walking involved. You may visit the interior of the house at no charge if you wish.

3:45-4:30 The Garden Center Nursery
The Garden Center is a small nursery not far from the Museum. They will offer us a 10% discount on any purchases.

5:15-6:00 Visit the private garden of Karen Cochran and Vic Hassler
6612 N 575E Franklin IN 46131
The Cochran-Hassler garden of 3 acres surrounds an 1860 Victorian house. The garden includes many trees, over 100 hostas, other perennials and brick pathways.

7:15 Arrive at Park and Ride in Cleves OH

members $40

- non-members $50

Send check made out to HSGC to:

Nancy Riedel
6944 Royalgreen Dr
Cincinnati  OH 45244