Monthly Archives: May 2015

Season of Change at Schoepfle Garden

Unlike winter, spring seems to fly by with a rapid progression of color and new growth.  The rhododendrons are still blooming but have peaked in their colorful display.  Iris, Siberian Iris, peonies, viburnums, the old fashioned roses are showing off … Continue reading

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Rhododendrons star this weekend at Schoepfle

The rhododendrons have started working their way towards peak color this weekend.  These shade loving plants thrive in the acidic soils of the pine garden providing a wide range of color and size under the canopy of cool needles.  Also … Continue reading

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NEW! PARK TREKKERS FAMILY CAMP

Thursdays, June 18-August 6 9:30-11:30 am Carlisle Visitor Center NEW! Join the Carlisle Visitor Center Naturalists to learn about and experience first-hand all the fun, educational, and cool things to see and do at Carlisle Reservation this summer with our … Continue reading

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A Peek at a Night Bloom

  This bloom is on the plant with the name of Selenicereus anthonyanus.  It may be easier to remember the common names of Rick Rack Cactus, or Fish Bone Cactus because of the shape of the leaves.  This flower blooms … Continue reading

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Tadpoles Galore!

Tadpoles have hatched in the pond at Miller Nature Preserve and can be seen swimming along the edge.  Come and check it out!

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Bring Mom to see the blooms this weekend!

Bring mom to check out the spring flowers at Schoepfle Garden this weekend.  Sunday morning we have a Mom and Muffins tour – enjoy a continental breakfast including muffins for $1 a person and then take a garden tour at … Continue reading

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Big Thank You to Our Beach Clean Up Crew

Thank you everyone who came out on Saturday May 2nd to help clean up the beach in preparation for our summer beach season. You all were a BIG help! Jim Tomazic, Steve Baxter, Charlotte Herstek, Robin Smith, Molly Ruic, Beth … Continue reading

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Spring Flower and Carousel Openings

Spring is all around the garden with PJM rhododendrons, redbuds, tulips, daffodils and more. And the carousel opens Saturday May 2nd and operates Saturdays, Sundays and Wednesdays 1-4 pm – FREE for the kids.

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