Picture of the Duncan Garden at Manito Park and Botanical Gardens in Spokane, Washington. Photo by Jdubman
Grasses are used as container plants at Cheekwood Botanical Gardens, Nashville. Photo by Jon Whittle. Featured in Garden Design.
Japanese Garden at Point Defiance Park in Tacoma, Washington • photo: SeattleJack on Flickr
Ivy covered wall and a sign leading to Elsong Gardens Courtyard at the Emy-Lou Biedenharn home in Monroe, Louisiana. The botanical garden
St. Louis, MO ~ "Amazing food, family friendly, museums/zoo/botanical gardens/forest park first rate and lovingly maintained by the citizenry of this grand old historic river town....."
String gardens - Amsterdam horticulturist Fedor has created string gardens by designing root balls made of string, moss, dirt, grass and seeds in the Japanese botanical style fashion, kokedama.
The DuSable Museum of African American History in the historic Hyde Park of Chicago at 740 E 56th Place (57th St & South Cottage Grove Ave) in Washington Park unites art, history and culture. Founded 1961 by teacher - art historian Dr. Margaret Burroughs & other leading Chicago citizens, the Museum is 1 of few independent institutions of its kind in US. Developed to preserve, interpret experiences & achievements of people of African descent. (click picture for link to DuSable)
Solstice in the Olympic National Park of northwestern Washington • photo: John Shephard on StoreOEP
Crab cakes prepared by Spokane Club executive chef Urs Moser will be served at the annual Hospice of Spokane fundraiser. (Story, photo via
Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens: theme for 2011 was "Carnival in the Garden"...thousands of spring flowers, 500+ butterflies,
American Marine in Vietnam War - from Life Magazine cover titled, "Inside the Cone of Fire at Con Thien - October 27, 1967 photo by David Douglas Duncan
Laceleaf maple in the Japanese Garden at Bloedel Reserve on Bainbridge Island, Washington • photo: Greg Vaughn
Concerts happen throughout the year under the colorful and futuristic band shell at the Myriad Botanical Gardens in Bricktown.
Places I've seen
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Photo: Überraschungsbilder The Cosmovitral is a botanical garden in the heart of Toluca. It boasts 400 species of plants and the largest
Spend a lovely day with the kids at Thailand’s Hell torture theme park 90 minutes outside of Bangkok sits the Wang Saen Suk Hell Park, one of several "hell gardens" that can be found throughout Thailand. At this tourist destination, you can pack a picnic and ramble around the charming sculpture garden, which depicts sinners being eviscerated wholesale in the Buddhist underworld.
Colors of the Season
Autumn in Vegas:
The Bellagio Conservatory and Botanical Garden.
Photo © Lisa Hallett Taylor
Drifts of color make