Hidden Lake Gardens is a 755 acre botanical garden and arboretum, owned by Michigan State University. Located in the scenic Irish Hills near Tipton, Michigan, its natural areas include oak- hickory woodlands, a lake and open meadows. The conservatory, hosta hill- side garden, dwarf conifer collection, demonstration garden and arboretum display native plants and exotic species from around the world. The mission of Hidden Lake Gardens is to preserve and enhance the natural beauty of the garden and to display plants for the inspiration and education of the public.
Members help keep our gardens flourishing. When you become a Friend of Hidden Lake Gardens you help support the gardens in many ways. Friends help to finance new gardens and plant collections, renovate exiting ones, and label the plants. Your support also helps us to educate adults and children who visit the gardens and maintain our facilities for year-round visitation.
For much additional information on Hidden Lake Gardens including how to becone a member please go to their website: