Lip Rock Waterfall Tyrrel Lake looking south Lotus leaf Down from the Terrace View from the Picnic Area (Dumpling Knoll and Meadow) Main Lawn

Garden News

  • Interested teachers must schedule their visits in advance by contacting or fax 845 677 9343.

Garden Brochure

Print brochures are available for download in PDF format [Acrobat Reader required]

Garden Video

Paul Horton has just finished a short video of Innisfree Garden. You can watch the video here.

Selected Books with Pictures and Descriptions of Innisfree and/or Lester Collins

Selected Articles About Innisfree

  • “The Hills Are Alive.” Jane Owens. House and Home — Financial Times, May 02, 2015.
  • “Innisfree.” James Golden. Ramblings of a “New American” Gardener, September 7, 2014.
  • “Get Some Air.” Katie Kiefner. Weddings — New York Magazine Special Issue, Summer 2013.
  • “The Idylls of Innisfree.” Tovah Martin. Horticulture, April 18, 2007.
  • “In the Garden of Yin, Yang and Yeats.” Ellen Maguire. New York Times, July 1, 2005.
  • Secret Gardens. George W. Stone. National Geographic Traveller, March 2005.
  • Scenic Serenity. Ethne Clarke. Traditional Home, October 2002.
  • Just So Story. Tim Richardson. Country Life (Great Britain), October 11, 2001.
  • The Garden. Cheryl Merser. Preservation (National Trust for Historic Preservation), December 1997.
  • Rhyming Couplets. Akiko Busch. The Garden (Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society), November 1999.
  • “Lake Water Lapping.” Cheryl Merser. Preservation (National Trust for Historic Preservation), December 1997.
  • “Outward Bound.” Carol Helms. Garden Design, June/July 1996.
  • “Making the Stones Dance.” William Bryant Logan. Garden Design, December 1994.
  • “Garden Notebook: In Mystical Innisfree.” Anne Raver. The New York Times, September 1, 1994.

Contact Information

  • Innisfree Garden
  • 362 Tyrrel Road
  • Millbrook, New York 12545
  • 845 677 8000