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A Cut Above—Peacock Plumes and Leaves of Gold

December 12, 2014
From hand-blown glass birds nesting in a tree, to intricately-cut paper feathers floating in our Music Room, come revel in a bird's eye view of this year's Longwood Christmas. Photo by Duane Erdmann.

Mini Mum Magic

November 7, 2014
This fall, be sure to explore our Bonsai Display, where some of the best surprises of Chrysanthemum Festival come in small packages. Anemone Chrysanthemum x morifulium ‘Kotoi No Kaori’, photo by William Hill.

A Culture of Chrysanthemums

October 29, 2014
This year, 230,000 chrysanthemum blooms fill our 4-acre Conservatory in forms of cascades, shields, spirals, pagodas and of course, our most impressive Thousand Bloom Mum yet, featuring 1,515 blooms.

The Meadow Gardener

October 7, 2014
As Longwood's new Meadow Garden enters its first fall season, gardener Colin McCallum-Cook shares his expertise and excitement about the plants that make up the Meadow's palette of Autumn's Colors.

Reaching New Heights

September 25, 2014
Pierre S. du Pont's extraordinary Main Fountain Garden has entertained guests with its beauty and showmanship for eighty-three years. Now Longwood Gardens will carry Mr. du Pont's legacy to New Heights through the Fountain Revitalization Project that begins in mid-October.