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Tulips in the Walled Garden: A Brief History

Posted on 02/28/2019 by Amy Dangelico

Each spring, thousands upon thousands of beautiful and brightly colored tulips fill the formal flowerbeds of the Walled Garden. Their vivid hues—this year, boasting warm shades of reds and...

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Discovering Biltmore’s Distinctive Shrub Garden

Posted on 07/25/2018 by Jean Sexton

Summer at Biltmore is a glorious season when the estate's historic gardens and grounds reach their peak of intense color and beauty. Chihuly at Biltmore This year, in addition to acres of blooms,...

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Enjoying the Shady Pergola

Posted on 07/06/2018 by Judy Ross

The dramatic art installations of Chihuly at Biltmore have drawn even more attention to Biltmore’s historic gardens—creating the ideal opportunity to take a closer look at these...

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Shedding New Light on Historic Plants: Biltmore’s Butterfly Garden

Posted on 06/29/2018 by Amy Dangelico

Just before the Conservatory in the historic Walled Garden is Biltmore’s Butterfly Garden. With the installation of Chihuly at Biltmore—featuring “Cattails and Copper Birch Reeds...

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From the Ground Up: Preparing for Chihuly at Biltmore

Posted on 03/20/2018 by Jean Sexton Comments(2)

While still in high school, Clare Cottrell discovered two important things that would help shape her future: 1) it was possible to have a career in Public Horticulture, and 2) the location of her...

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