Chanticleer, located in Wayne, Pennsylvania, is described as a 'pleasure garden'. That's an understatement. If you can dream it, you can visit Chanticleer and see that horticulture fantasy become reality.
Today, we'll just see a teeny tiny portion. It's a good place to begin.
Remember I told you about the seating areas? I had hardly turned the corner when I saw this one.
We're going into a courtyard area...let me just tell you, it represents a unique area in the garden (one of many).
A small garden within a garden:
Need a seat?
Don't forget to look up:
Here's where we turn:
Closer on the containers:
Did you notice the grouping at the end?
I bet you saw it, too...
Well, with necessity out of the way (use your imagination), we'll see a few more views here.
Did you notice what's on the trellis (there's one on each side)? A Dendrobium Orchid...
Looking back through:
In case you need to rest a minute...
This will lead us into another area...there are so many things to see here! In Part 3, we'll move on into the garden itself...