Week of August 19, 2011

Lycoris sprengeri

Lycoris sprengeri, a rare Surprise Lily, with irredescent blue, lavender tones blooms near the Asian Woods.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Lunch Lady gourd

Lunch Lady gourd grows along the Vegetable Garden fence.

Photo by Doug Croft
Tennis Court Arbor

Cool, leafy green under the Tennis Court Arbor.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Ipomoea lobata

Ipomoea lobata, firecracker vine or Spanish Flag, climbs the arches in the Cut Flower Garden.

Photo by Doug Croft
Hibiscus coccineus

Hibiscus coccineus, a native hibiscus in the Pool Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Jonathan Wright

Jonathan Wright tends to his cucumber and cherry tomato vines in the Kitchen Courtyard.

Photo by Lisa Roper

Agastache sp. is backlit against the Juniperus virginiana in the gravel garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Alternathera denta

Dark purple Alternanthera denta 'Rubingnosa' and Portulaca Pazzazz Series sprawl around Agave ovatifolia in the Tea Cup Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Cucumis melo

A hybrid melon, Cucumis melo 'Burpee Hybrid' tumbles down the staircase in the Kitchen Coutyard.

Photo by Jonathan Wright

American Public Gardens Assocation Dinner

Greenhouse Construction

Previous Weeks

What's in Bloom - 2010 Season

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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

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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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