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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.


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


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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