January 2013

Cercidyphyllum japonicum

Two Cercidiphyllum japonicum in the morning mist.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Polypodium vulgare (Uulong Island)

Polypodium vulgare (Uulong Island) makes a great specimen planted atop a wall in The Ruin.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Hamamelis mollis 'Early Bright'

Hamamelis mollis 'Early Bright' in bloom and fragrant by The Pond.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Daphniphyllum macropodum

Daphniphyllum macropodum, an evergreen woodland shrub, has leaves that resemble a Rhododendron and incredible magenta petioles.

Photo by Lisa Roper
The Asian Woods

Skimmia japonica and Epimedium wushanense in the foreground, and Phyllostachys aureosulcata 'Spectabilis', a yellow stemmed bamboo in The Asian Woods.

Photo by Lisa Roper
The Ruin

Winter sun rising behind The Ruin Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Rosa mulliganii

Rosa mulliganii, a species rose from China, has many small red hips in winter on The Pond Arbor.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Acer palmatum 'Sango Kaku'

Acer palmatum 'Sango Kaku' shows off it's orange-red hues in the morning mist.

Photo by Lisa Roper
The Tea-Cup Garden

New stone steps installed in The Tea-Cup Garden where the fountain has been covered for winter protection.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Bells Woods

An icy waterfall in Bells Woods.

Photo by Lisa Roper

Previous Weeks

What's in Bloom - 2012 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 through August 31.
Due to limited parking, we cannot accommodate groups on Friday evenings.

Early Openings in 2018

The garden will open at 8:00am on
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

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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