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.

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Sunday, April 22, 2012

Uvularia perfoliata (bellwort or merry bells) moist shade, yellow flowers May/June, 10-15"h, native to east coast and some south central regions of US


These are delightful in the garden planted with Virginia bluebells and rue anemone as they are all blooming at the same time. Here is a link to more interesting information about this lovely spring blooming wildflower.

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