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Week of September 14, 2012

Butterfly

A butterfly is caught taking a rest from exploring the garden.

Photo by Matt Brown
 Pond Garden

A view toward the spring at the Pond Garden.

Photo by Joe Henderson
Hibiscus sabdariffa

Hibiscus sabdariffa, Thai Red Roselle, begins to produce flowers in the Vegetable Garden. The calyces will be harvested to make tea.

Photo by Doug Croft
The Chanticleer Terrace

Chanticleer engulfed by vegetation.

Photo by Joe Henderson
Phormium 'Pink Stripe'

A praying mantis out for a stroll.

Photo by Bryan Christ
Bouteloua 'Blond Ambition'

Bouteloua gracilis 'Blond Ambition' growing in the Rock Ledge.

Photo by Joe Henderson
Rock Ledge

Frothy masses of panic grass (Panicum capillare) sooth the Rock Ledge.

Photo by Joe Henderson
'Cream of Saskatchewan'

'Cream of Saskatchewan' watermelon ripens on the Vegetable Garden fence.

Photo by Doug Croft
Serpentine

Casting dark shadows across the sorghum field in the Serpentine.

Photo by Joe Henderson
Yucca rostrata

Morning dew settling on the Yucca rostrata in the Dry Garden.

Photo by Joe Henderson

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

Friday Evenings


Open until 8pm.
Due to limited parking, we cannot accommodate groups on Friday evenings.

Early Openings in 2018


The garden will open at 8:00am on
August 4th, September 1st,
October 6th, and November 3rd during the 2018 season.

Full Parking Lot


Our parking lot holds 120 cars and can fill on weekends and Friday evenings. 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

Woody Plant Conference


The conference will be held at
Scott Arboretum on
Friday, July 20, 2018.
For more information see the
Woody 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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