Brooks, Ore. Brooks Gardens secluded peony farm and iris gardens is now open for the season. The gardens are open daily, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. through June 7.
The peony fields and massive historic bearded iris garden are open to the public (no charge) during the spring bloom season. Visit the 1,000-variety historic bearded iris collection and stroll through the peony fields to view over 300 varieties of peonies, including heirloom and recent peony introductions. Cut peonies, bouquets and potted peony and iris plants also available for purchase. Planting and easy growing tips provided for successful gardening.
Brooks Gardens is a local, family-owned and operated farm located just north of Salem and only about 40 minutes south of Portland. The farm is located at 6219 Topaz Street NE in Brooks, Oregon. For more information, call (503) 393-7999 or go to www.brooksgardens.com.
Directions: I-5, exit 263; 1 mile east to Brooks; left (north) at light onto 99E; just over one mile to Topaz Street NE. From Woodburn follow 99E south to Topaz Street NE. Follow purple Peonies & Iris signs.