Week of August 24, 2012

Cercis canadensis

Cercis canadensis, our native Redbud, arches gracefully at the entrance to The Ruin garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Clematis virginiana

Clematis virginiana trails form a wooden beam in The Ruin Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
The Rock Ledge

Echinacea 'Tomato Soup', Coreopsis tinctoria, and Liatris spicata mingle on The Rock Ledge above The Pond.

Photo by Lisa Roper
The Rock Ledge

Kniphofia caulescens, and orange Cosmos sulphureus line a path on The Rock Ledge.

Photo by Lisa Roper
The Gravel Garden

Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster', Agastache 'Ava' and the spiny Yucca rostrata are illuminated in The Gravel Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Thunbergia gregorii

Thunbergia gregorii, an annual vine native to central Africa clambers up the arches in The Cut Flower Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
The Chanticleer Terrace

Hand crafted chairs beckon on The Chanticleer Terrace.

Photo by Lisa Roper
 Lagerstroemia indica

The Tennis Court Garden bursts with late season color as Lagerstroemia indica [Dynamite] blooms with a red raspberry color.

Photo by Lisa Roper
The Tea Cup Garden

Foliage color and texture variations on the way to The Tea Cup Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Washingtonia robosta

Washingtonia robusta, The Mexican Fan Palm, creates a striking image in the Entrance garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Cissus discolor

Cissus discolor, an annual vine, trails from containers on the Chanticleer Terrace.

Photo by Lisa Roper

Wayne Art Center Exhibit

Greenhouse Construction

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

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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