Wednesday, May 18, 2016


It's Mid-May and the gardens are looking great with all this rain, some sun and warmer weather, and now more rain.  Here is a sample of what you will see when you visit this week.

Photos by J. Kollar
Top 1-5
From Children's Garden
1. Scabiosa columbaria 'Pink Mist' (Pincushion Flower)
2. Achillia 'Moonshine' (Yarrow)
3. Wisteria frutescens (American Wisteria)
From Perennial Border
4. Amsonia hubrichtii (Bluestar)
5. Indigofera kirilowii (Chinese Indigo)

Bottom 6-10
From CPP Collection (Shrub & Tree Area)
6. Nandina domestica (Heavenly Bamboo)
7. Itea viginica (Sweetspire)
8. Ligustrum japonicum (Japanese Privet)
From Butterfly Garden
9. Baptisia alba (White False Indigo)
10. Guara lindheimeri 'Whirling Butterflies'