Week of July 22, 2011

Aristolochia gigantea 'Brazilensis'

Aristolochia gigantea 'Brazilensis' on the Sun Porch.

Photo by Dan Benarcik
Hibuscus coccineus

Lacy leaves and bold flowers of Hibuscus coccineus around the Ponds.

Photo by Joe Henderson
Helianthus argophyllus

Helianthus argophyllus and Helianthus annuus 'Kong' bask in the sun in the Cut Flower Garden.

Photo by Doug Croft
Lotus Boat

Keeping Lotus in check at the pond.

Photo by Joe Henderson

Lowery holds a bounty of lotus.

Photo by Joe Henderson
 Cat Meholic

Summer Intern, Cat Meholic, enjoys her floral creation in the ladies' restroom.

Photo by Doug Croft
 Pippevine Swallowtail

Day 1 Pipevine Swallowtail emerging from and devouring their egg.

Photo by Joe Henderson
Pipevine larvae

Day 2 Pipevine larvae - gregarious in nature they huddle together to look collectively larger.

Photo by Joe Henderson
Nicotiana sylvestris

Nicotiana sylvestris at the Pond garden.

Photo by Joe Henderson

American Public Gardens Assocation Dinner

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

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

Now available for purchase
2019 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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