RavenCroft Garden

Some conventional kinds of eastern gardens, such as Zen gardens , use plants sparsely or not at all. You only need to step into the garden to style a classic cocktail, or your own concoction, from the fruits and herbs grown around you. May sees the garden erupt with development…these bare places are rapidly disappearing…and the bulbs are dominating the garden. The Lurie Garden is so named from a generous benefactor, Ann Lurie, in conjunction with the Robert and Ann Lurie Foundation. Two maiden sisters with complementary ideas for their garden bequeathed a organic reserve garden and extremely lovely gardens constructed in each informal and formal style. And the surrounding functioning garden is a all-natural extension of the kitchen with its year around bounty of herbs and vegetables.

Begun in 1935, this holiday occasion draws location youngsters into the Garden to share a little holiday gift-giving with our feathered pals. … Read More