CHANTICLEER GARDEN

I had opportunity to visit to Chanticleer garden(http://www.chanticleergarden.org/index.html) on Sep21

 

We arrived at the entrance before garden is open.

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Leonotis leonurus attract me !

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pelargonium ‘Frank Headley’ on the step.

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I was intrigued by this attractive gate.

 

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any place we see is picturesque.

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Robin’s eggs here;)

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Entering into the tennis court garden.

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Callicarpa americana

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Container plants. learning many things from its shape, color coordination…

 

 

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“rooster” motifs are used throughout the property!

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chanticleer house and terraces

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beautiful. plants such as maples,Fennel…afloat in the water bowl.

IMG_5920   IMG_5930 IMG_5972 IMG_5988Espalier of Ginkgo biloba. it’s going to turn yellow in Fall.

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Colchicum autumnale

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Asian woods the path to 御手洗い(=restroom)

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We can find lots of lovely ob・jet d’art anywhere in the garden.

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There are 10 plants list in the garden. Each area has each attractive one like this!

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you will see many trick inside it.

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桂(Katsura) = Cercidiphyllum japonicum. I like this smell. It’s like a caramel. We can see male and female plants both together.

 

* These lovely arty things inspire us a lot.

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IMG_6092At ruin and gravel gardens

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Now we can see Stapelia gigantea!! let’s smell it///

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look at our ground. it looks like made of wood chip.  but I felt it like rubber when walikg

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colorful Succlents

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look at the huge acorn!

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through the bell’s woodland.

IMG_6165wow. log shaped bridge;)IMG_6178At cut flower garden and vegetable garden.

 

I’ve so much inspired by Chanticleer garden all day!

Garden has many stories.

I enjoyed reading each one seeing, touching, feeling.

 

It’ll open until October this year. don’t miss it;)

 

 

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