goldfish pool with native "Spaderdock" water lilies and purple
loosestrife. Hydrangea "Tarvail" trees and lace hydrangea bushes in
|| Rudbeckia (browned eyed Susan) in foreground,
cleome (spider flower) in background.
|| Japanese Primula
|| White wisteria
| Hosta and Impatiens
|| Gloriosa Daisies and Snowball Hydrangea
|Gazebo overlooks the Compass (waxed begonia),|| Reflecting Pool, & Old Oak Grove gardens.|
| Compass Garden paths run North-South & East-West
|| Stained glass, gingerbread trim, and red cedar shingles.
| Peaches, pears, and six varieties of grapes are grown.
|| Barbados Blackbellied sheep and honeybees are raised.
|Resident artists create stained glass adornments and|| decorative panels, displayed throughout the gardens.
| Wildflowers, a gift of Nature: Asters,
|| ..... Indian pipes .....
|| ..... and goldenrod.
| 34' Reflecting Pool has circular walk surrounded by
|| four raised beds: salvia, petunias, marigolds, ferns...
| Ferns and hostas trail fieldstone walls
|| Spring almond tree blossoms join cherry, apple, and pears.
Fall ends the season with a
blaze of color ,
|| Autumn clematis, and sunflowers.
Winter's snow blanket covers the earth, giving the
|| gardens and the gardeners a much needed rest.