Winter 2012

The Ruin

A sea of Narcissus 'Barret Browning' and Prunus 'Dream Catcher' frame the view to The Ruin.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Spitting Toad

The Toad fountain announces Spring!

Photo by Lisa Roper
Magnolia soulangiana

Magnolia x soulangiana underplanted with Chionodoxa near the Tennis Court Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Magnolia 'Caerhays Belle'

Magnolia 'Caerhays Belle' anticipates the warm weather.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Magnolia 'Caerhays Belle'

Magnolia 'Caerhays Belle' , hybridized at Caerhays Castle in Cornwall, UK, opens its spectacular pink blooms.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Hepatica maxima

Hepatica maxima blooms with it's new leaves in the Asian Woods.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Salix chaenomeloides

Salix chaenomeloides, Japanese Pussy Willow shows off it's colorful catkins at the Ruin Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Primula vulgaris 'Hose in hose'

Primula vulgaris 'Hose in hose' planted with Helleborus niger 'Double Fantasy' along the Fiddlehead path.

Photo by Lisa Roper
New gravel garden

New gravel garden above the pond awaits planting.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Doug Croft

Doug Croft ties pea trellises in the Vegetable Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Patty Volpi

Patty Volpi plants containers in the gravel circle.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Przemek Walchek

Przemek Walchek gets a hand finishing the construction of the bridge leading to Bell's Woods.

Photo by Lisa Roper
Laurel Voran

Laurel Voran shears back Santolina in the Gravel Garden.

Photo by Lisa Roper

Wayne Art Center Exhibit

Greenhouse Construction

Previous Weeks

What's in Bloom - 2011 Season

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

Opening Times

Wednesday - Sunday

10am - 5pm

Early Openings in 2019

Chanticleer opens at 8:00 am on the first Saturday of each month:
May 4, June 1, July 6, August 3,
September 7, October 5, and November 2. Regular admission fees apply.

Full Parking Lot

Our parking lot holds 120 cars and can fill on weekends Please car pool and understand once we reach capacity, you will need to wait until the parking staff directs you to an open spot or plan to visit at a non-peak time.

News & Events

Chanticleer Lecture

On Sunday, March 31 at 2pm, Christopher Woods speaks on
Gardenlust: A Botanical Tour of the World’s Best New Gardens, his new book, at the Radnor Memorial Library.
Arrive early to secure your seat at this free program.

Mother's Day News

Due to anticipated large crowds, there will be no picnicking on Mother's Day, Sunday, May 12th.

America’s Garden Capital Passport

Pick up your copy of the Passport when you visit Chanticleer and start collecting stamps and stickers at over 30 public gardens. Free while supplies last.
Learn More

Chanticleer In the News

High praise from
The New York Times,
Chicago Tribune, Garden Design,
St. Catharines Standard, and FlipKey by Trip Advisor.

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