November’s Fall Garden Treasure Hunt

November’s Fall Garden Treasure Hunt

November’s Fall Garden Treasure Hunt To all eyes it would seem the garden is quieting down for the season, but if you look closely, you will see all kinds of activity. Here’s what Courtney and I found on our recent garden walk. Can you find these things in...
Fabulous Fall Fruits

Fabulous Fall Fruits

Fabulous Fall Fruits Botanic name: Berberis koreanaCommon name: Korean barberryFamily: Berberidaceae This Korean native is truly an all-season shrub. It has a rounded shape that gets from 4’ -6’ high.  This fall, you can expect to see it comfortable stationed near the...
Autumn 2018 Newsletter

Autumn 2018 Newsletter

Garden Newsletter Autumn 2018 Join Our Newsletter Stay up-to-date with new additions to the garden, fun classes and events and exclusive discounts in our store. Success! Name Email...
The Great Leach Garden Bamboo Mystery

The Great Leach Garden Bamboo Mystery

The Great Leach Garden Bamboo Mystery In our August Garden Journal entry, we are focusing on the garden’s bamboo. “Wait a minute,” you say, “bamboo aren’t native to this area. Why are they in Leach Garden?” ​ ​John Leach had a love...
What do they have in common?

What do they have in common?

What do they have in common? These plants all have something in common other than being residents at the Leach Botanical Garden.  Can you discover what it is? Botanic name: Achlys triphylla Common name: vanilla leaf Family: Berberidaceae This fascinating plant sends...
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