Bentonsport Gardens


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Villages of Van Buren


View of bridge from garden     Bentonsport Gardens are found in the historic district of Bentonsport, Iowa one of the scenic Villages of Van Buren County.

     The gardens are within the remains of an old mill foundation.  This property is owned by Van Buren County and managed by the Conservation Board.  A group of volunteers plan and maintain the gardens with approval of the Board. 

     The primary purpose of the gardens are to provide an area of enjoyment, beauty and relaxation for residents and visitors.  The gardens present a variety of roses and perennials that perform well in this area. 

     If you are visiting southeast Iowa please plan is stop by and enjoy Bentonsport Gardens. 

     This web page is sponsored by Bentonsport Gardens volunteer chairman Bruce Whitaker.  For further information or comments, please send e-mail to: