The 30 acres of natural and developing space at the Monk Botanical Gardens offer a little something for everyone. You’ll be amazed as you discover this hidden treasure nestled alongside the bustling streets of Wausau, WI. The Garden truly is an ever-changing, inspirational experience where you can lose yourself in the beauty of nature.  Have a picnic, take a walk/run on our trails, explore the treehouse, taste vegetables in our kitchen garden, attend and event or program, take a tour, go snowshoeing/cross country skiing or just get some peace and queit while enjoying the outdoors.

We are open dawn to dusk from April-October and 7:30am-4:30 pm from November -March.  

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    Vining Plants

    Vining Plants

    Do you have an area in your garden that could use a little pick-me-up? Vining perennials could be what you have been looking for. Climbing plants can create a new dimension to your landscapes. Get out your arbors, obelisks and trellises, its time to plant some vines! Some common vining plants (more)

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