Chanticleer Two of Twelve Teacup Garden

The Teacup and Entry Gardens

The house was built for Emily Rosengarten, sister of Adolf Rosengarten, Jr., but is now used as an administration building for the estate. This is the first building you see as you enter and I pictured the front of it in the last post.

Plants are all around this structure in traditional beds and nicely proportioned borders. Many vining plants grace the walls and support structures.

The teacup, pictured below, gives the garden its name. It is a fountain thought to have come from Florence in 1920. It was originally located on the terrace behind the Chanticleer House, overlooking the pool area. You will see the pool in Chanticleer Four of Twelve, the Pool. The Chanticleer House is in the post Chanticleer Three of twelve, up next.

A lower courtyard, steps down from the Teacup Garden.

Entries are grand.

Borders are colorful.

Where next, oh I just made mention.

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12 Responses to Chanticleer Two of Twelve Teacup Garden

  1. Beautiful Place – loving your photos:)

  2. Indie says:

    I love that garden bed that has the strange looking vines going up the wall behind it. It has such a great mix of foliage and textures! The vines are very odd looking to me, though..
    Looks like a gorgeous place to visit!

  3. Ogee says:

    Just beautiful…so much inspiration! Thanks for sharing.

  4. Beautiful! I had to google the location. It looks sort of English to me.

  5. skeeter says:

    I am enjoying the stroll with you…

  6. HolleyGarden says:

    I love those supports on the wall for vines! Oh, I need this over my garage! 🙂

  7. mary lou mcguire says:

    Lovely photos—what are those plants growing up under the ironwork pergola? I can see some woody stems in the last picture….

  8. I love the 6th photo…the green grass carpet and the green canopy gives an enchanting feel…and it makes me more curious to peer through the glass windows of the house…lookin forward!

  9. I really love the place,color of the grass,plants and the structures.This is a paradise and i love to stay in this kind of place,very fresh. Inkjet Paper

  10. Bom says:

    Wonderful green lushness! The first picture has me wishing for a lawn again.

  11. I will read through all your postings on Chanticleer….what a grand place! (I am SO behind in my reading of postings) I have always wanted to go to Chanticleer, a roommate from college lives near there— such a draw!!

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