Week of May 6, 2011

Camassia leichtlinii 'Blue Danube'

Camassia leichtlinii 'Blue Danube' creates ribbon of color along the creek.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Halesia diptera

Halesia diptera var. magniflora flowers near the Vegetable Garden..

Photo by Doug Croft
Papaver rupifragum

Papaver rupifragum, the Spanish Poppy, self sows happily in the gravel garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Vegetable Garden

Cool season vegetable containers in the Vegetable Garden.

Photo by Doug Croft
tea cup

The tea cup is a checkerboard of colored lettuces.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Wisteria floribunda

Wisteria floribunda 'Amethyst Falls' covers the arbor at the gravel garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Arisaema sikokianum

Arisaema sikokianum, with it's striking white spadix blooms in the Asian Woods.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Chanticleer Terraces

Tulip 'Grand Style' and 'White Triumphitor'mingle with Digitalis purpurea on the Chanticleer Terraces.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Tulip 'Bastonia'

Cercis canadensis ''Alba', the white redbud displays it's pea-like flowers on the LongBorder with the purple foliage of Fagus sylvatica ''Spaethiana' in the backround.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Trillim luteum

Trillim luteum and phlox stolonifera 'sherwood Purple' bloom along the creek.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Trillim grandiflorum

Trillim grandiflorum carpets the ground in the soon to open Bell's Woodland.

Photo by Lisa Roper

Previous Weeks

What's in Bloom - 2010 Season

Take a look at last seasons Highlights to help plan your visit this season...

Opening Times

Wednesday - Sunday

10am - 5pm

Parking reservations required until
3pm Wednesdays - Sundays,
and until 6:30pm Friday evenings.

Friday Late Closings

Open until 8pm May 3 through
August 30.

Early Saturdays in 2024

We open at 8:00am on May 4, June 1, July 6, August 3, September 7, October 5, and November 2 for early entrance in 2024.
Regular admission fees apply and parking reservations are required.

Special Hours

Saturday, May 11 & Sunday, May 12, 9am to 6pm
Picnicking will not be permitted.
Parking Reservations required from 9am to 4pm, not required 4-6pm.

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House and Garden Tours

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Garden Highlights Tour

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News & Events

Once Upon a Garden:
Storytime at Chanticleer

Story Time will be held at 9:30am,
on April 27.
Registration is required.

25th Annual Chanticleer Lecture:
Private Gardens of Philadelphia

April 21, 2:30pm
Register here.

Workshops at Chanticleer

Chanticleer hosts many workshops at the garden. View the list here.

Philadelphia Main Line Estates Tour - SOLD OUT

May 2, 9:30am
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