The “Ruin” garden

Springtime at Chanticleer. What??? Kevin Kelly shared his unexpected visit with us. Enjoy the photos from your nice warm home!

"I had a planned visit to Chanticleer in Wayne, PA (just west of Philadelphia) on Sunday, April 10th. Chanticleer is a must-see garden and has had a number of books written about it. The garden has a very informal style. Each of the full time gardeners are responsible for a section of the property. They are permitted to make significant changes from year to year and are very competitive with each other in creating captivating designs. The garden just opened for the season a week ago. While I wasn’t expecting the snow the day before, Sunday was sunny which helped to “warm” the air up to 34 degrees when I arrived at 11AM. By the way, we are expecting to reach 70 degrees next weekend. Such is spring in the Northeast. Hope you enjoy the pictures."

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