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>Sept 9 -23

>Sept 9 -23

> In the Perennial Border you will find: Hibiscus 'Kopper King' (Perennial hibiscus); still growing strong, Kopper King has been flowering non-stop for over a month even though each plate-sized...

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>August 24 – Sept 2

>August 24 – Sept 2

> In the Perennial Border - West you will find: Helianthus 'Lemon Queen' (Perennial Sunflower); a great back of the border perennial to brighten up the late summer, early fall garden with rech...

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>August 12-19

>August 12-19

>In the Perennial Border - East you will find: Hibiscus moscheutos 'Carafe Grenache' (Rose Mallow); the enormous deep pink flowers of this hardy hibiscus last two or three days, replaced...

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>July 29- August 5

>July 29- August 5

> In the Entry Garden you will find: Vitex agnus-castus (Chaste Tree); this deciduous shrub has violet blue blooms from July to August; in zones 5-6, it has winter die back - often to the...

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>July 12-19

>July 12-19

>In the Garden Hall Courtyard- Bank you will find: Gentiana makinoi (Royal Blue Gentian); a summer-flowering perennial native to Japan with long-lasting blooms of royal blue which also make...

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>June 29 – July6

>June 29 – July6

> In the Entry Garden you will find: Monarda 'Aquarius' (Bee Balm) with Geranium psilostemon (Armenian cranesbill); this bergamot has bright pink flowers known for their unique shape, atop...

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>June 21-28

>June 21-28

>In the Terrace Garden you will find: Achillea 'Moonshine' (Yarrow) with Lavendula 'Munstead' (English Lavender); lavender is actually a low-growing shrub of the Mediterranean region. The...

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>June 9- 16

>June 9- 16

> In the Water Garden - East you will find: Delphinium 'Galahad' (Pacific Giant Delphinium); stars of the early summer border. This selection has spires of semi-double, pure white...

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>May 29

>May 29

> In the Arrival Trellis: Clematis Josephine (Cultivar of Clematis); this Chelsea award winner has doubly creamy green to pinkish mauve flowers with darker striping - a real show...

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>May 11- 18

>May 11- 18

> In the Nature Garden: Camassia leichtlinii (Quamash) ; growing two to four feet, including the flower spike, quamash is native to North America with a pyramidal raceme of bright star flowers...

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