Week of May 25, 2012

Scorzonera hispanica

Scorzonera hispanica, black salsify, flowers in the Vegetable Garden.

Photo by Doug Croft
 The Pond

A meadow of Papaver rhoeas, the Flanders Poppy, Salvia nemorosa 'Caradonna' and Oenothera speciosa spill down the hill toward The Pond.

Photo by Lisa Roper
 The Pond

View to Chanticleer House from the Rock Ledge, with Papaver rhoeas, Silene armeria, Salvia nemorosa 'Caradonna' and Verbascum sp..

Photo by Lisa Roper
 The Pond

Waterfall in the upper pond, surrounded by Papaver rhoeas and the palmate leafed Napaea dioica.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Papaver orientale 'Patty's Plum'

Paeonia 'Old Faithful' brightens up a cloudy day in the Cut Flower Garden.

Photo by Doug Croft
Sun Porch

Carnations on the mantel, and flowers floating in a container on the Sun Porch.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Escholtia californica

Eschscholzia californica, The California poppy lines a path above the Pond Arbor.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Tea Cup

Carol Pollard assists with a total makeover of the Teacup Garden. Musa 'Black Thai' is underplanted with silver and puple foliage.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Long Border

Baptisia sphaerocarpa 'Screaming Yellow', purple leafed Cottinus coggyria 'Velvet Cloak', deep blue Anchusa azurea, and Aquilegia chrysantha 'Denver Gold' are underplanted with grey leafed Crambe maritima on the Long Border.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Taxodium distichum var. imbricarium

Taxodium distichum var. imbricarium, the Pond Cypress, and a meadow of Sporobolus heterolepis line the path to The Ruin Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Digitalis purpurea

Digitalis purpurea Excelsior Group surround the Visitor Pavillion.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Cardiocrinum giganteum var yunnanense

Cardiocrinum giganteum var yunnanense, a plant in the lily family standing over 6 feet tall is in bloom in the Asian Woods.

Photo by Lisa Roper

Wayne Art Center Exhibit

Greenhouse Construction

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Opening Times

Wednesday - Sunday

10am - 5pm

Early Openings in 2018

The garden will open at 8:00am on May 5th, June 2nd, July 7th,
August 4th, September 1st,
October 6th, and November 3rd during the 2018 season.

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Our parking lot holds 120 cars and can fill on weekends and Friday evenings. 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

Chanticleer Lecture

April 29th, 3pm
Radnorshire Room
Radnor Township Building
301 Iven Ave, Radnor, PA 19087

Claudia West presents:
Wild and Neat: Bridging the Gap between Great Garden Design and Ecology
Free of charge, seating is limited.

Mother's Day News

Due to anticipated large crowds, there will be no picnicking on Mother's Day, Sunday, May 13th.

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

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St. Catharines Standard, and FlipKey by Trip Advisor.

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