Approved Public Gardens

These gardens have been registered and approved by the local MGV program and have submitted the Garden Project Profile and MOU forms for approved gardens. SEWMGs take the lead role in planning, planting, and caring for these gardens.


In Milwaukee County (8)

Franciscan Villa, Gardens of
3601 S. Chicago Ave, South Milwaukee, WI 53172


Harvest for the Hungry at Firefly Ridge
10602 Underwood Pkwy, Wauwatosa, WI 53226

Chair: Tom LeMoine: or 414-771-8916

Kneeland-Walker House & Museum (Wauwatosa Historical Society)
7406 W Hillcrest Dr, Wauwatosa, WI 53226


Lynden Sculpture Garden Butterfly & Pollinator Garden (*see Approved Youth Garden listing)

North Point Lighthouse (In Lake Park)
2650 N Wahl Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211


State Fair Gardens in Exploratory Park
State Fair Park, 640 S 84th St, West Allis, WI 53214


Zoo Gardens, Children’s Zoo, Milwaukee County Zoo
10001 W. Bluemound Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226

Butterfly Habitat


Heritage Garden



In Waukesha County (12)

Community Memorial Hospital Healing Garden
(Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin)
W180 N8085 Town Line Rd, Menomonee Falls, WI 53051 


Eble Park Gardens
19400 W Bluemound Rd, Brookfield, WI 53045

  • Flower and Herb Gardens


  • Vegetable Garden


Green Power Garden
S46 W22996 Lawnsdale Rd, Town of Waukesha 53189 (Hwy. 164 & Hwy. I)


Pewaukee Public Library Rain Garden
210 Main St, Pewaukee, WI 53072

Chair: Sally Ruf: or 262-691-1527

Red Brick Museum
103 Main St, Mukwonago, WI 53149


St. James Community Gardens (Field of Hope and Field of Dreams)
W220 N6588 Town Line Rd, Menomonee Falls 53051

Chair: Deb Schneider: or 414-550-2167

Stagecoach Inn (Dousman) in Brookfield
1075 Pilgrim Parkway, Brookfield, WI 53005


Sussex Civic Center Garden
N64 W23760 Main St, Sussex, WI 53089


Ten Chimneys Historic Landmark
S43 W31575 Depot Road, Genesee Depot 53127


Town Hall Library In North Lake
N76 W31429 Cty. Hwy VV, North Lake 53064


  • Kathleen Walrath: or 414-861-7413
  • Mary Roth: or 262-966-7509
  • Joyce Phenicie: or 262-510-3522

Waukesha Memorial Hospital Kitchen Garden (ProHealth Care)
725 American Ave, Waukesha 53188


Wilson Center, Strohmaier Sculpture and Botanic Garden
19805 W Capital Dr, Brookfield 53045