Loring Park Gardens

at 1382 Willow St, Minneapolis, 55403 United States

To volunteer call the Loring Garden Friends Hotline at 612-673-5395 or email gardenatloring@minneapolisparks.org.


Loring Park Gardens
1382 Willow St
Minneapolis , MN 55403
United States
Contact Phone
P: (612) 370-4929
Website

Description

Designed in three concentric circles, the Garden features a native woodland center, surrounded by a color wheel of perennial flowering species, and an outer ring of ornamental grasses and junipers.

How To Get to Loring Park Gardens

MTC Bus Routes l, 4, 6, 12 or 28 deliver you to the bus stop adjoining the Irene Hixon Whitney Footbridge that connects Loring Park to the Sculpture Garden.

General Info

The garden is located in Loring Park which is just west of downtown Minneapolis near the intersection of W. 15th St. and Hennepin Ave.

Reviews for Loring Park

Keith F.

Beautiful park on southern edge of downtown Minneapolis. Across the pedestrian bridge from Walker Art Museum (modern art) and across street from the... Read more

Kareem I.

Such a peaceful park to walk through or just spend time enjoying the weather! Lots of fun events throughout the year as well. I always try to walk through... Read more

Kev H.

Loring park gives a little bit of everything to everybody. Short paved trails strewn throughout the park? Yes. Basketball courts? Yes, one half court I... Read more
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Volunteer s are amazing!!! We are not afraid of 34 degrees! Thanks everyone for chillin in the garden this morning!

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2016-05-14 20:48:43 GMT

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2016-05-12 00:43:48 GMT

Join us at Loring Park this Friday for our first meditation of the season. Everyone is welcome!

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2016-05-11 22:36:42 GMT

Come Join us today for our Annual Friends of Loring Gardens Kick--Off:)

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2016-05-07 11:53:25 GMT

#Awesome person and 2016 MPRB Volunteer of the Year Honoree Ede Holmen! Kudos - well deserved!

Published MPRB Volunteers on 2016-05-04 19:58:35 GMT

Glorious on a gloomy morning

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2016-04-28 13:23:39 GMT

Thanks again for your hard work! The garden looks great

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2016-04-26 17:47:52 GMT

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2016-04-22 11:58:46 GMT

Thanks again everyone. Awesome art , amazing volunteers :)

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2015-08-08 17:37:53 GMT

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2015-08-04 13:24:06 GMT

Loyal Loring garden volunteers! Thanks again everyone for all your hard work today :) Treasured gardens, Treasured friends

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2015-07-11 22:02:51 GMT

Gardening Day This Saturday!

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2015-07-09 00:53:06 GMT

More plant's, more color, less thistle, less weeds ! We are grateful for all your hard work! Thanks everyone :)

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2015-06-13 22:50:52 GMT

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2015-05-19 13:11:02 GMT

A beautiful day for planting :) Thanks to all our wonderful friends of Loring garden volunteers !

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2015-05-10 01:22:55 GMT

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2015-04-29 11:00:00 GMT

Plant of the month- Leatherwood is a early blooming shrub of the Woodland Garden; Leatherwood is a native deciduous shrub that grows to nine feet tall with smooth gray-brown bark and forms a rounded crown. Twigs are smooth, yellowish-green and have many joints. Buds have 3 to 4 scales that are covered with fine brown hair. Leaves: The oval/elliptic leaves fully appear after the flowers have matured, having fine hair when young and smooth late, are alternate and with a smooth edge. Leaf stalks are very short. They are usually the first native shrub leaves to unfold in the spring. Fall color is yellow. The inflorescence is a terminal cluster of 2 or 3 flowers and axillary clusters along the twig that appear with the new leaves. Flowers: The pale yellow flowers are four parted and have a tubular shaped corolla with the petals united into a tube. The flower has 8 protruding stamens that have white filaments and yellow anthers.

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2015-04-27 13:19:50 GMT

Thank you Earth day volunteer gardeners! A beautiful day in a beautiful garden.

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2015-04-25 18:42:41 GMT

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2015-04-20 13:45:40 GMT

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2015-04-09 18:16:23 GMT

Our redesigned website has officially launched! You can still find us at www.minneapolisparks.org on your desktop, mobile and tablet browsers. Come check out some of our newest features and let us know what you think!

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2015-02-26 22:55:50 GMT

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2014-12-11 18:58:17 GMT

Check out our Green Ideas & Ham event tomorrow morning about protecting clean water! https://www.facebook.com/events/1547748965459458/

Published Environment Minnesota on 2014-11-17 19:56:24 GMT

Tulips, treasured friends, terrific food, and gorgeous weather! Another successful day in the garden. Thanks for all your hard work! See you next spring!

Published Loring Park Gardens on 2014-10-11 18:58:42 GMT

Check out this amazing group of "friends" A spectacular day to be in the beautiful Loring Park Gardens! Thanks again for all your hard work today!