Quinte’s Botanical Delight: Eastern Ontario’s Newest Attraction Opens Its Gates

The new Quinte Botanical Gardens in southeastern Ontario offers a beautiful and educational experience for visitors of all ages. Situated on a six-acre site in Frankford, Ont., the gardens were developed by Deanna Groves and John Reidl, who operate The Garden Place landscape design and installation business.

After a decade of planning and a year of hard work, the gardens officially opened in August 2017.

The gardens are conveniently located an hour from both Peterborough and Kingston and just 15 minutes from the Canadian Forces base in Trenton. They are supported by 41 businesses that have sponsored portions of the …