Become a Friend of Evergreen

Evergreen is owned and operated by the non-profit Evergreen Foundation for the benefit of the public.  Unlike other public gardens, Evergreen does not charge admission.  Instead, the Foundation relies on the support of people like you to ensure that the garden is maintained and regularly opened to the public without charge. Please help us by becoming a Friend of Evergreen.

As a Friend you’ll not only do your part to preserve this special landscape and support the Foundation’s landscape education programs; you will also be entitled to substantial member benefits, including discounts at participating nurseries and garden centers.

Chose your membership level:

  • As a Caretaker—$19 per year—you’ll receive a free copy of Robert Gillmore’s seminal landscaping book, Beauty All Around You: How to Create Large Private Low-Maintenance Gardens, Even on Small Lots and Small Budgets—a $13.95 value.
  • As a Steward—$40 per year—you’ll receive a free copy of Beauty All Around You plus a 5% discount at participating retailers.
  • As a Guardian—$80 per year—you’ll receive a copy of Beauty All Around You plus a 10% discount at participating retailers.
  • As a Patron—$150 per year—you’ll receive a copy of Beauty All Around You, plus a free copy of The Woodland Garden—a $29.95 valueplus a 10% discount at participating retailers.
  • As a Benefactor—$300 per year—you’ll receive a copy of Beauty All Around You and The Woodland Garden, plus a 10% discount at participating retailers and a free one-hour landscaping consultation by Robert Gillmore—a $90-185 value (depending on travel time from Goffstown).

Please make checks payable to the Evergreen Foundation.

Click here for a pdf of our donation form.

Photo by Eileen Oktavec

Lop-eared rabbit in a bed of variegated euonymus