Week of October 7, 2011

Dahlia 'David Howard'

Dahlia 'David Howard', a double with purple-black foliage is in it's glory in The Tennis Court Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Callihroe involucrata

Callihroe involucrata about to unfurl it's papery petals in The Gravel Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper

Greenhouse progress from a different view.

Photo by Bryan Christ
Cut Flower Garden

Early morning light in the Cut Flower Garden illuminates Helianthus , Cosmos, Ageratum, Celosia and Ipomoea.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Abelmoschus manihot

Abelmoschus manihot, a realative of okra in The Pond Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Chanticleer House Garden

Foliage color and textrue combine to form an intricate tapestry at The Chanticleer House Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Salvia confertiflora

Salvia confertiflora, a non hardy perennial sage, might attract some late hummingbirds to The Tennis Court Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Helianthus angustifolius 'First Light'

Helianthus angustifolius 'First Light', Perennial swamp sunflower, opens in October near the pond.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Stone faces

Stone faces emerge from the water in the Ruin Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper

Greenhouse Construction

Previous Weeks

What's in Bloom - 2010 Season

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

Opening Times

Wednesday - Sunday

10am - 5pm

Early Openings in 2018

The garden will open at 8:00am on
October 6th, and November 3rd for our last two early openings 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

Designing with Plants:
The Great Dixter Way

Fergus Garrett of Great Dixter will be speaking on Wednesday, Sept. 19. Tickets are limited, reserve yours now.

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.

2018 Season Passes Now Available

Now available for purchase
2018 Season Passes!

The Art of Gardening

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

Chanticleer In the News

High praise from
The New York Times,
Chicago Tribune, Garden Design,
St. Catharines Standard, and FlipKey by Trip Advisor.

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