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What’s in Bloom: Plenty of Winter Interest Here

What’s in Bloom: Plenty of Winter Interest Here

Pinus mugo 'Green Candle' (Mountain or Mugo pine) This dense dwarf conifer has attractive dark green needles which do not change colour in autumn.  It has a very dense growth habit with new light...

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Is Winter Finally Here?  Cones, Seeds – & Flowers!

Is Winter Finally Here? Cones, Seeds – & Flowers!

Abies koreana 'Green Carpet' (Korean fir)  This dwarf conifer gem is part of the TBG Show Garden collections.  Most notable are the cones which stand upright off the branches.  Green Carpet is a...

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What’s In Bloom: The Frost Series Nov 4, 2011

What’s In Bloom: The Frost Series Nov 4, 2011

Hakonechloa macra (Japanese forest grass) in the Entry Garden Walk; Touched by a light frost this ornamental grass looks better than ever reflecting the morning light and maintaining the strong...

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Late Summer 2011

Late Summer 2011

Hibiscus moscheutos 'Splash Pinot Grigio' (Rose mallow, Dwarf Vintage hibiscus); This hardy hibiscus from Blooms of Bressingham has white flower petals edged with pink and a pink centre ring.  The...

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Flowers in July

Flowers in July

Acanthus hungaricus (Bear's Breeches) Knot Garden; This species is the least known of the Bear's Breeches and makes a terrific speciman in the garden with upright spikes of hooded light pink...

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Mon June 6, 2011 – Summer is around the corner

Mon June 6, 2011 – Summer is around the corner

Paeonia 'Buckeye Belle' (Semi-Double Peony) Entry Garden; This peony is definitely a show stopper!  The footprints into the bed to get that up-close photo are unmistakable - so many more to come...

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May 30, 2011 – Tree Peonies are in Bloom!

May 30, 2011 – Tree Peonies are in Bloom!

Paeonia suffruticosa (Tree Peony) Herb Garden; These deciduous shrubs will reach 3'-5' tall with a 4' spread; true species have large flowers 6"-8" across, from pink to white with a purple basal...

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May 12, 2011

May 12, 2011

Tulipa 'World Paeace' (Tulip)) with Narcissus 'Lemon Beauty' (Daffodil), and in the background a drift of Narcissus 'Thalia' (Daffodil) Entry Garden; this single-flowered Darwin Hybrid has...

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Spring Flowers May 3, 2011

Spring Flowers May 3, 2011

Fritillaria raddeana (Fritillary) Garden Hall Courtyard; This close relative to crown imperialis blooms very early with greenish lime-yellow flowers lined with burgundy. Fritillaria meleagris...

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>April 19-26

>April 19-26

> In the Garden Hall Courtyard you will find: Rhododendron dauricum 'Arctic Pearl' In the West View Terrace: Hellebores x hybrida Winter Moonbeam In the Garden Hall...

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