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Visions of River Farm

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Zinnias overflow from the flowerbeds in the Maze within the Children’s Garden.

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A border of day lilies float above the fallen purple blossoms from the Chaste Tree.

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A blossoms of the Chaste Tree decorate the base of the tree.

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Pan plays in the back of the garden beyond the rose arbors.

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Cone flowers create a border near the edge of the Children’s Gardens.

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The Andre’ Bluemel Meadow

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"A Shower of Roses" by Kathleen Strukoff

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"Wild Lupines Near the Potomac" by Kathleen Strukoff

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"River Farm Arbor" by Diane McClaugherty

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"River Farm Overlook" by Diane McClaugherty

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Impatiens and hydrangeas border the garden wall beyond the entrance drive.

Summer is in full bloom at the American Horticulture Society’s headquarters at River Farm. Visitors are welcome weekdays and Saturdays through Sept. 25 to tour the garden the current exhibit at the main house. On display now is a selection of paintings of River Farm by members of the Mid-Atlantic Plein Air Painters Association. River Farm is located at 7931 East Boulevard Drive. Visit <a href=http://www.ahs.org >www.ahs.org</a>for more.