See What's Blooming Now

Bloom Report

Our gardens and grounds are awash in beautiful color. Here is the latest report directly from our Director of Horticulture, Parker Andes.
You can expect to see the following blooms through the end of April 30.

"The tulips are being replaced this week with dianthus, poppies, alyssum, and pansies to carry color until summer. The wisteria on the Pergola is coming into full bloom this week and should look great for the weekend and finish up mid-week. Azaleas, Catawba and Chinese hybrid rhododendrons are beginning to take over the show as they do every year at this time. The Azalea Garden is alive with color and should not be missed."


Orchids, Oriental lilies, hydrangea, hibiscus, cyclamen, fuchsia, shooting star clerodendron, and gardenias
One of the dwarf cavendish bananas is blooming and producing fruit in the cool house

Shrub Garden

Japanese pieris, flowering dogwood, red buckeye, azaleas, tamarix, sweetshrub, flowering quince, heather, hardy orange, kerria, bleeding heart, Virginia bluebells, bladdernut, lilacs, and peonies

Spring Garden

Japanese pieris, flowering quince, flowering dogwood, red buckeye, fothergilla, Judd virburnum, azaleas, Jane magnolia, spirea, sweetshrub, and Spanish bluebells

Azalea Garden

Hybrid horse chestnut, two wing silverbell, native and evergreen azaleas, enkianthus, fothergilla, mayapple, viburnum, flowering dogwood, flowering quince, hellebores, and Virginia bluebells

Walled Garden

Poppies, alyssum, violas, wisteria, baptisia, bluestar, geranium, Veronica, bleeding heart, flowering dogwood, and peonies

Daffodils and Hyacinths bloom in the Walled Garden

Entry and Approach Road

Dianthus, violas, peonies, iris, flowering dogwood, red buckeye, fothergilla, plumleaf viburnum, doublefile viburnum, creeping phlox, leucothoe, early rhododendron, and azaleas

Inn on Biltmore Estate

Azalea, hybrid horse chestnut, flowering dogwood, dianthus, flowering quince, fothergilla, and mohawk viburnum

Antler Hill Village & Winery

Flowering dogwood, yellow lantern magnolia, doublefile viburnum, Petunias, snapdragon, Veronica, dianthus, beautybush, iris, cat mint, rhododendrons, and fothergilla

Enjoy some of our favorite images of blooms taken last week.

Flower of the Week

Click the image to the right* to download a wallpaper of this week's flower, wisteria, to brighten your computer desktop.

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Wisteria on the Pergola

Share Your Photos

Biltmore's horticulture team has picked areas throughout our gardens as prime photo locations to capture the beauty of Biltmore Blooms. Look for photo prompts inside the Conservatory front door display and exhibit room, along paths of the shrub garden, and the north road of the Walled Garden. Share your photos using #BiltmoreBlooms or search the hashtag on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram to see what guests have posted.