Week of August 3, 2012

Dwarf Grain Sorghum

Dwarf Grain Sorghum grows in The Serpentine Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Angelica gigas

Angelica gigas, a biennial China, Japan, and Korea, covered in dew in the Tennis Court Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
The Tennis Court Garden

Lilium lancifolium and a Hemerocallis hybrid lend summer color to The Tennis Court Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Gloriosa superba

Gloriosa superba 'Rothschildiana', The Gloriosa Lily, like a brilliant butterfly, hovers in The Tennis Court Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Salix alba 'Britzensis'

Pruning and training of Salix alba 'Britzensis' to emulate the look of an Olive Tree.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Doug Croft

Doug Croft prunes Thuja plicata 'Atrovirens' hedge, above a lush planting of purple Canna 'Australia' and the delicately cut foliage of Manihot grahamii in The Chanticleer Terrace Gardens

Photo by Lisa Roper
Rhododendron prunifolium

Rhododendron prunifolium explodes with color on The Wildflower Slope.

Photo by Lisa Roper
The Pond Garden

Cosmos sulphureus and Eragrostis curvula mingle above The Pond Garden with smoky purple Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Little Spire' in the backround.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'

Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster', or Feather Reed Grass line a path around The Pond Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
The Chanticleer Terraces

Containers spill over with tropicals, including Colocasia 'Black Coal' and Cissus discolor which has vining variegated leaves, on The Chanticleer Terraces.

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

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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