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Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Explore the care and maintenance of Winterthur’s herbaceous and tree peonies. Take a walk through the Peony Garden and see the collection as well as some of A. P. Saunders’s hybrids. Michelle Stapleford, garden horticulturist, will be your guide. Join us for demonstrations, talks, and guided walks covering a wide range […]

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May 14, 2014 – Explore the care and maintenance of Winterthur’s herbaceous and tree peonies.  Take a walk through the Peony Garden and see the collection, as well as some of A . P. Saunders hybrids. Dr. Saunders is often noted as the father of the modern peony. Garden Horticulturist Michelle Stapleford will be your […]

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Thanks to two loyal volunteers, here is the 10 1/2 page Winterthur Garden bloom list for Friday, May 4: http://www.winterthur.org/pdfs/05.04.12 number 17.pdf Highlights include: Wild blue phlox (Phlox divaricata) Rhododendrons (So many!) Peonies (At peak!) Jack-in-the-Pulpit (Arisaema triphyllum) Lily-of-the-Valley (Convallaria majalis) Wild Hyacinth (Camassia scilloides) Spiraea Viburnum Lilacs (Syringa spp.) Siberian bugloss (Brunnera macrophylla) Candleabra […]

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Today around mid-day I walked from the visitor center, through the stone tunnel, into Azalea Woods, past the Peony Garden, and to the museum.  So much color right now! Azaleas and Rhododendrons all around: Peony Garden, Lower March Bank, Enchanted Woods, Azalea Woods Peonies opening in the Peony Garden, both tree and herbaceous types Spanish bluebells […]

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Join us on May 21 for our Wednesdays at Winterthur (W@W) garden series. Come and admire the beautiful peony collection of herbaceous and tree peonies in shades of pink, white, crimson, and yellow. This includes the collection of A.P. Saunders hybrids. We will discuss the history, care, and maintenance of herbaceous and tree peonies. Meet […]

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