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Garden events across Metro Detroit

Second annual Palmer Woods Centennial Garden Soirée

6-9 p.m. today. $75 (plus ticket fees; includes strolling supper, a Centennial Celebration garden party, kickoff to the Palmer Woods Garden Tour, and Saturday tour). Detroit’s Historic Palmer Woods, 19301 Burlington. palmerwoods.org.

All About Hydrangeas

Discussion on the four main categories, including those most popular and best suited for this area. 10 a.m. Sat. Free. English Gardens stores. EnglishGardens.com.

2015 Garden Walk

Presented by Soroptimist International of the Flat Rock Area. Self guided. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat. $10. Tickets prior to tour day can be purchased at the Flat Rock Recreation Center. Tickets on tour day can be purchased at the Flat Rock Library, 25200 Gibraltar. (734) 753-3447 or (734) 782-5076.

Second annual Palmer Woods Centennial Garden Tour

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat. $15 in advance; $20 tour day. Garden Tour entrance, 19301 Burlington, Detroit. palmerwoods.org.

Project Grow Summer Potluck

Presented by Project Grow Gardens. Bring a dish to pass. 4 p.m. Sat. (rain date: 4 p.m. Sun.) Lakewood Elementary School garden site, 344 Gralake, Ann Arbor. Reservations required. projectgrowgardens.org.

The Birds in Our Backyards: Evening in the Garden

Presented by the Rochester Garden Club. 6:30 p.m. Tues. Free. Rochester Hills Museum at VanHoosen Farm, 1005 Van Hoosen. Registration required. (248) 656-4663, (586) 337-0897 or RochesterGardenClub.org.

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