Feeds:
Posts
Comments

Posts Tagged ‘paths’

An area of the garden will be getting a little fall facelift in the upcoming weeks.  Starting on October 14th and ending the 24th, weather permitting (we use this fallback excuse in the garden all the time), Page Excavating Company will be resurfacing Quarry Lane.   Across the street, our trusty thatcher William Cahill of Custom […]

Read Full Post »

The contractors finished the work a day early, so the Quarry Bridge is now open for visitors to be able to look down at the late summer display in the Quarry Bog.  Not many people visit a garden for the quality of the blacktop, but it is nice when it looks a little more polished—kind of […]

Read Full Post »

From our guests: Last July, a guest wrote a note to our director saying “Thank you for the paths into the meadows. The meadows are very interesting and they soften the feeling of an edge or limit to the garden.”  Hope you’ll enjoy the garden today as much as our guest did last summer.

Read Full Post »

Almost Summer!

Trying to beat the coming thunderstorm, I took an early afternoon stroll through part of the Winterthur Garden today. What fun on a low-humidity late-spring day! ferns – lush and frilly and fresh astilbe, daylillies and hydrangea near the Reflecting Pool – sure summer favorites a new color scheme in the containers around the reflecting pool […]

Read Full Post »