Week of July 15, 2011

Green Mantle

The green mantle on the Sun Porch.

Photo by Lisa Roper

Kniphofia sp. near the Spring House burns cool.

Photo by Joe Henderson
Vriesea imperialis

Vriesea imperialis, a bromeliad, welcomes visitors as they approach the Visitor Pavillion.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Lotus Leaf

Water beads like mercury on the lotus leaves.

Photo by Joe Henderson
Lilium 'Yelloween'

Lilium 'Yelloween' and Lilium 'Red Hot' (which is more of a pink color) reach for the sun at the ruin.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Cornus 'Silver and Gold'

Cornus 'Silver and Gold' s variegated foliage near the ponds.

Photo by Joe Henderson
Long Border

The gold and green color of Symphytum x uplandicum 'Axminster Gold' and the blue foliage of Crambe maritima compliment each other on the Long Border.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Phlox 'Delta Snow'

Phlox 'Delta Snow' at the ponds.

Photo by Joe Henderson
Hydrangea aspera

Hydrangea aspera blooms in the Asian Woods.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Euphorbia corolata

Mistaken for Queen Anne's lace, Euphorbia corolata in the bog.

Photo by Joe Henderson
Visitor Pavillion

Ananas comosus var. variegatus, Phygelius aequalis [Croftway Purple Prince], and Gomphrena 'Fireworks' in a container by the Visitor Pavillion.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Crocosmia 'Lucifer'

Crocosmia 'Lucifer' and Lilium lancifolium mingle in the Tennis Court Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper

American Public Gardens Assocation Dinner

Greenhouse Construction

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Once Upon a Garden:
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on April 27.
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