Location: Right of the Main Gate as you enter the institution
What's Nearby: The Main Gate, Garden District
Physical Characteristics: This large garden was started in 2004. It consists of 4 different sections representing the 4 pillars of Chautauqua. Here we have a wide variety of perennials, shrubbery and trees.
Historical Context: Located within the discovery garden is the Winifred B. McCune Memorial garden added in 2005. Also in Discovery is the Joan Lincoln Story Circle garden, this is a spot for children to sit and listen to stories being told, added in 2006.
WHAT'S IN BLOOM?
Plant census in progress for the next 18 mos observing 2 full summer seasons + year round. Updates in progress throughout.
Blue Flag Iris, Mixed Ferns
Liatris, Great Blue Lobelia, Cardinal Flower, Hello Yellow Butterflyweed
Little Blue Stem Grass