Week of July 22, 2011

Aristolochia gigantea 'Brazilensis'

Aristolochia gigantea 'Brazilensis' on the Sun Porch.

Photo by Dan Benarcik
Hibuscus coccineus

Lacy leaves and bold flowers of Hibuscus coccineus around the Ponds.

Photo by Joe Henderson
Helianthus argophyllus

Helianthus argophyllus and Helianthus annuus 'Kong' bask in the sun in the Cut Flower Garden.

Photo by Doug Croft
Lotus Boat

Keeping Lotus in check at the pond.

Photo by Joe Henderson

Lowery holds a bounty of lotus.

Photo by Joe Henderson
 Cat Meholic

Summer Intern, Cat Meholic, enjoys her floral creation in the ladies' restroom.

Photo by Doug Croft
 Pippevine Swallowtail

Day 1 Pipevine Swallowtail emerging from and devouring their egg.

Photo by Joe Henderson
Pipevine larvae

Day 2 Pipevine larvae - gregarious in nature they huddle together to look collectively larger.

Photo by Joe Henderson
Nicotiana sylvestris

Nicotiana sylvestris at the Pond garden.

Photo by Joe Henderson

American Public Gardens Assocation Dinner

Greenhouse Construction

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Storytime at Chanticleer

Story Time will be held at 9:30am,
on July 20, August 10 .
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Woody Plant Conference

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