Public Gardens Photo Tours forum: Longwood Garden's Winter Blues Festival

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Name: Carol H. Sandt
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania (Zone 6b)
Peonies Butterflies Region: Mid-Atlantic Hibiscus Daylilies Xeriscape
Hostas Roses Celebrating Gardening: 2015
Mar 8, 2018 8:09 AM CST
Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania 19348
Mar 3, 2018 - Mar 25, 2018
The blues take center stage in Longwood's Conservatory during its first ever Winter Blues Festival. Blue is one of the rarest colors in the plant world, and Longwood's horticulturists have researched, acquired, and grown hundreds of blue-hued blossoms and foliage for this event. Every Saturday, guests can hear the music of blues artists performing live in the Conservatory.

Here are some of the plants on display when I visited on March 5:

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Carol H. Sandt

"Life is what happens to us while we are making other plans.'' -- Allen Saunders
Name: June
Rosemont, Ont. (Zone 4a)
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Mar 8, 2018 3:57 PM CST
Beautiful, Carol. Thank You!
Name: Alice
Saint Helena Island, SC (Zone 9a)
Charter ATP Member Orchids Fruit Growers Tropicals Hummingbirder Garden Photography
Container Gardener Butterflies Bromeliad Birds Ponds Region: South Carolina
Mar 9, 2018 8:01 AM CST
I love the all blue theme. Really cool, thanks for sharing.
Minds are like parachutes; they work better when they are open.

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