13. Apr. 2017 · Inside Abby Aldrich Rockefeller's Wondrous Maine Garden. The Asian-inspired garden by landscape architect Beatrix Farrand is featured in a new book. By Mitchell Owens. April 13, 2017. Abby Aldrich...
12. Sept. 2017 · A truly exceptional experience, with a magnificent garden, outstanding garden sculptures, and a fascinating history. The moss is exceptional - beautiful lush carpets of moss throughout the property. The views from the Eyrie Terrace are amazing. Make sure that you make reservations to enjoy this garden treasure!
- Seal Harbor, 04675, Maine
Located in Seal Harbor, the garden is designed to be at floral peak in August. It is open from mid-July until early September. Visitation is by reservation only. The number of visitors is limited to ensure the quality of each visitor’s experience and to protect the wellbeing of the garden.
Mount Desert Island (MDI; French: Île des Monts Déserts) in Hancock County, Maine, is the largest island off the coast of Maine. With an area of 108 square miles (280 km 2) it is the 52nd-largest island in the United States, the sixth-largest island in the contiguous United States, and the second-largest island on the Eastern ...
- 108 sq mi (280 km²)
- Atlantic Ocean
- 10,615 (2000)
College of the Atlantic ’s Peggy Rockefeller Farms (PRF) are part of the largest remaining contiguous area of historic farmland on Mount Desert Island. PRF manages 45 acres of organic farmland, certified by MOFGA, and raises certified organic fruits, vegetables, mushrooms, broilers, turkeys, pasture and hay, as well as pasture-based beef and ...