Week of August 26, 2011

Perovskia 'Little Sprite'

Perovskia 'Little Spire' and Cosmos sulphureus 'Bright Lights' mingle in a border along The Chanticleer Hillside.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Cyperus papyrus

Cyperus papyrus, Colocasia esculenta 'Illustris' and Impatiens sp. grow in terracotta containers lining The Reflecting Pool.

Photo by Lisa Roper

Mixed seedling dahlias flower on the Tennis Court garden embankment.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Helianthus argophyllus

A Visitor in The Cut Flower Garden painting Helianthus argophyllus, the Silver Leaf Sunflower.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Vernonia noveboracensis

Vernonia noveboracensis, New York Ironweed, a cloud of purple at the pond.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Darren Coder

Darren Coder, of Solar Innovations, guides a cross member into place during the sub-structure assembly.

Photo by Bryan Christ
Schaueria sp.

A Brazilian tropical, Schaueria sp., has yellow brush-like flowers in The Teacup Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Ligularia fisherii

Ligularia fisheri, just opening this week, has large heart shaped leaves and tall spikes of flowers in the Asian Woods.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Triosteum aurantiacum

Triosteum aurantiacum, the Orange Fruited Horse Gentian is actually not a Gentian, but more closely related to Honeysuckle. It is fruited up in Bells Woodland.

Photo by Lisa Roper

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

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

Chanticleer In the News

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Chicago Tribune, Garden Design,
St. Catharines Standard, and FlipKey by Trip Advisor.

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