Week of October 26, 2012

Cut Flower Garden

Schizachyrium scoparium (little bluestem) and Poncirus trifoliata (hardy orange) nest created by assistant horticulturist, Lowery Douglass.

Photo by Doug Croft
Helianthus angustifolia

Helianthus angustifolia, The Swamp Sunflower blooms brilliant yellow under Cornus florida.

Photo by Lisa Roper

Acer davidii, the Snakebark Maple, turns a firey red in The Ruin garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Coreopsis integrifolia

Coreopsis integrifolia, fringe leaf tickseed, is a standout for fall in the Cut Flower Garden.

Photo by Doug Croft
Taxodium distichum var. distichum

A grouping of Taxodium distichum var. distichum takes on auburn fall color by The Round Pond.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Clematis tibetana

Clematis tibetana, a vigorous clematis with dainty yeallow flowers blooms in the Ruin garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
The Asian Woods

Autumn color comes to The Asian Woods.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Anenome x hybrida 'Whirlwind'

Anenome x hybrida 'Whirlwind' has been blooming for weeks near The Asian Woods.

Photo by Lisa Roper
The  Asian Woods

Lonicera tragophylla on the left and Aristolochia manshuriensis on the right, grow on metal vine holders mounted on the trees in The Asian Woods.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Aconitum carmichaelii 'Barker's Variety'

Aconitum carmichaelii 'Barker's Variety', a 6 foot tall variety of Monkshood, blooms in profusion around the Pond.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Sedum 'Ogon'

Sedum 'Ogon' blooms in a trough with a Cactus and Kalanchoe laciniata in The Gravel Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper

Previous Weeks

What's in Bloom - 2011 Season

Take a look at last seasons Highlights to help plan your visit this season...

Opening Times

Wednesday - Sunday

10am - 5pm

End of Season

The garden will remain open until Sunday, November 4th, 2018.
Opening day for the 2019 season will be March 27th.

Early Openings in 2018

The garden will open at 8:00am on November 3rd for our last early opening of the 2018 season.

Full Parking Lot

Our parking lot holds 120 cars and can fill on weekends and busy days. Please car pool and understand once we reach capacity, you will need to wait until the parking staff directs you to an open spot or plan to visit at a non-peak time.

News & Events

Perennial Plant Conference

The conference will be held at
Scott Arboretum on Friday,
October 19, 2018.
For more information see the Perennial Plant Conference website.

2019 Season Passes Now Available

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2019 Season Passes!

The Art of Gardening

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The Art of Gardening, is available at book sellers everywhere, including Amazon.

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Chicago Tribune, Garden Design,
St. Catharines Standard, and FlipKey by Trip Advisor.

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