Week of August 6, 2010

Hickory Horn Devil Caterpillar

Hickory Horn Devil Caterpillar feasting on Cotinus coggygria 'Grace'in the Carex bed.

Photo by Lisa Roper

Hayfield across from our main entrance.

Photo by Laurel Voran
Lycoris longituba

Lycoris longituba, in the same family as Amaryillis , blooms near the Asian Woods.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Patrinia scabiosifolia

Patrinia scabiosifolia at the ponds.

Photo by Joe Henderson
Crambe maritima foliage & Hibiscus 'Moy Grande'

Crambe maritima foliage with Hibiscus 'Moy Grande' on the Long Border.

Photo by Doug Croft
Yucca rostrata

Yucca rostrata thrives in the hot, dry gravel garden.

Photo by Laurel Voran
Mossy Walk

The mossy walk along the creek.

Photo by Joe Henderson
Roscoea purpurea

Roscoea purpurea, the hardiest member of the ginger family display their orchid-like flowers in the Asian Woods.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Echeveria setosa

Echeveria setosa in the Teacup Garden.

Photo by Jonathan Wright
Nierembergia gracilis 'Starry Eyes'

Nierembergia gracilis 'Starry Eyes' flourishes in the gravel garden.

Photo by Laurel Voran
Ligularia dentata 'Othello'

Ligularia dentata 'Othello' brightens up the Asian Woods.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Tennis Court Garden

Morning light illuminates Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster' and the vibrant red blossoms of Lagerstroemia indica 'Whit II' DYNAMITE.

Photo by Jonathan Wright

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