Thursday, April 9, 2015

Arboretum Visit

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Located in the Fern Dell are these beautiful hot pink azaleas.

Lacy Japanese Maple in the Fern Dell


Masses of colorful snapdragons 


The Buckeyes were flowering brightly.

Japanese Maple

Silver Elaeagnus and lamb's ear (Stachys byzantina
with soft lavender pansy "Nature frosty blue"


Delphinium


Pyramidal shaped holly form a magnificent border hedge


Silvery cardoon artichoke thistle centers a pastel garden bed with a lamb's ear border

Yellow columbine

Hosta, ajuga, and creeping Jenny






Tulips with peony qualities

Texas Longhorn in a bed of  "bluebonnets to scale," delpiniums. Clever topiary.





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