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

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Echinacea 'Harvest Moon' (coneflower) full sun, avg -dry soil, gold flowers summer, 2-3'h, this plant is a result of cross between purpurea and paradox - purpurea native to much of the eastern half of the US and paradox is native to a few south central states in the US, attractive to bees/birds/butterflies

Visit coneflowers.net to view photos of the large selection of different cultivars.

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