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Chanticleer Garden  chanticleer gardens


One of the Philadelphia area's, and arguably one of the country's top, pleasure gardens.  This botanical garden over 30 acres on a former estate features a path through many gardens, including many unusual plants both hardy and tender.  Most recent is a recreated ruins. Photos from fall 2009.  More details can be found on their website.

tropicals

willow-leaved bluestars mass


patio behind home

phormium and statue on patio

cannas, dracaenas

pool, cycads


sunken formal garden

lawn, borders

fall crocus


Asian garden, themed restrooms

pond

upper terrace and arbor


rock garden


ruins, fireplace


plantings in wall

reflecting water table

oak trees, sculptures

stone book with acorns in ruins




 
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