Week of October 7, 2011

Dahlia 'David Howard'

Dahlia 'David Howard', a double with purple-black foliage is in it's glory in The Tennis Court Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Callihroe involucrata

Callihroe involucrata about to unfurl it's papery petals in The Gravel Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper

Greenhouse progress from a different view.

Photo by Bryan Christ
Cut Flower Garden

Early morning light in the Cut Flower Garden illuminates Helianthus , Cosmos, Ageratum, Celosia and Ipomoea.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Abelmoschus manihot

Abelmoschus manihot, a realative of okra in The Pond Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Chanticleer House Garden

Foliage color and textrue combine to form an intricate tapestry at The Chanticleer House Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Salvia confertiflora

Salvia confertiflora, a non hardy perennial sage, might attract some late hummingbirds to The Tennis Court Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Helianthus angustifolius 'First Light'

Helianthus angustifolius 'First Light', Perennial swamp sunflower, opens in October near the pond.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Stone faces

Stone faces emerge from the water in the Ruin Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper

Greenhouse Construction

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Wednesday - Sunday

10am - 5pm

Parking reservations required until
3pm Saturdays & Sundays; Reservations are not required Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays.

Picnicking is permitted only in the picnic areas. We ask guests to carry out what they bring in.

End of Season

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November 5, 2023 and reopen Wednesday,
March 27, 2024.

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Early Saturdays in 2023

We open at 8:00am on October 7 and November 4.
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House and Garden Tours

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News & Events

Once Upon a Garden:
Storytime at Chanticleer

Story Time will be held at 9:30am,
on October 21.
Registration is required.

24th Annual Chanticleer Lecture:
From Flowers to Vases with Frances Palmer

October 8, 2pm
Winsor Room, Radnor Memorial Library
Register here.

Chanticleer Gardeners Share Fall Workshop: Seasonal Gardening Tasks, Plant Selection, and Dividing Bulbs

October 16 & 17, 9am-4pm
Register here.

Guided Tour: Philadelphia Main Line Estates

October 18, 9:30am-3:30pm
Register here.

Perennial Plant Conference

Join the 2023 Perennial Plant Conference virtually or in-person at the
Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College.
Friday, October 20, 2023.
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