When: Sun., June 1, 2-4 p.m. 2014
“Sitting Pretty” an Illustrated History of the Garden Seat by John Danzer will feature an exhibition of historical furniture designed exclusively for gardens, including the reproduction of original designs by Beatrix Farrand. A Reception and Garden Party will follow in the historic Farrand Garden at Bellefield featuring an Heirloom Plant Sale of prized cultivars from the garden at Bellefield, a Garden Boutique, High Tea amongst the thousands of fragrant peonies and a tasting of a special creation by Mauro Sessarego of Artigiani del Gelato, “Farrand Garden Flower”
Price: Ticket price: $40 ($35 for BFGA members). Advance purchase of tickets is required as seating is limited and event is expected to sell out early. Purchase tickets at beatrixfarrandgarden.org or Adams Fairacre Farms Poughkeepsie store.