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NameAldridge Gardens
Address3530 Lorna Rd.
Hoover, AL 35216
Brief DescriptionBotanical Gardens Featuring Hydrangeas
TypeAttraction
CategoryBotanical Garden
DescriptionAldridge Gardens is a 30-acre woodland garden and art venue in the heart of Hoover, AL, just minutes southwest of downtown Birmingham, AL. Only nine years old, it specializes in the genus hydrangea, specifically the Snowflake Hydrangea developed and patented by Eddie Aldridge who once owned the property and conveyed it to the City of Hoover to be used forever as a public garden. Aldridge Gardens is also an art destination with several sculptures on the grounds by well-known sculptor Frank Fleming. Inside the Eddie and Kay Aldridge Art and Historical Museum are paintings by area artists as well as the largest publicly available collection of Frank Fleming bronze sculptures. Other features of the gardens include walking trails, a 1/2 mile trail around a 5-acre lake, shade garden, camellia garden, picnic area. Enjoy classes, concerts, plant sales and special events.
Phone 1(205) 682-8019
Email[email protected]
Handicapped AccessibleYes
Websitewww.aldridgegardens.com
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Last Updated12/1/2011
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