Welcome to this site in celebration of a beautiful new public garden in historic Old New Castle, Delaware. It is located behind The Dutch House at 32 East Third St, Old New Castle, DE 19720. Directions

The garden is home to over 200 different species of trees, shrubs, perennials, ferns and grasses. They are all North American native plants and almost every one is native to the mid-Atlantic region of the United States. Many are native to Delaware.

If you would like to schedule a guided tour, please contact The New Castle Historical Society at 302-322-2794.

Click on any of the photos for an enlarged view

Sunday, April 17, 2011

Trout lily (Erythronium americanum) and spring beauty (Claytonia virginica)

Yellow trout lily and spring beauty in bloom on April 14th. Take a walk through the woods now to delight in the fleeting beauty of the spring wildflowers in their native habitat.
Delaware Nature Society will be having their native plant sale the end of this month.

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