Yes, it is that time where I add some pictures to this blog. I will try to do better and show more of the happenings around the greenhouse and stores. Anyway, here are a few pictures from our 2023 visit to The Gardens at Ball Horticulture.
|The middle is a nice treat.|
|I wish I had more patience with macros...|
|Beginning of perennials ... Mioux will have more next year.|
|Way way way over-exposed... but it is a good one|
|These make me smile.... and hopefully you.|
|Veronica... I like using these in cut flower arrangements|
|Nice blue flower... thistle.|
|The Petchoa is a really cool interspecific cross|
|I know I know this picture sucks.|
|These were after a rain so don't judge to harsh|
|Potted veggies for the Gen ??? |
They lost me after millenials.
|Ignore... wrong camera settings.|
|Ball research loves begonias.|
|Isn't that the truth.|
|This is a really bright white clear and clean white.|
|Yep.. we will be getting this one for 2024|
|Succulents and petunias??? |
|These are on my radar screen for '24|
|When IN Chicago.....|
|DA POTTS II|
|That grass looks like it would hold |
up to our IL State Rte 127 winds.
|Ball and Field Grown Cut Flowers., YES.|
|Portulaca and other stuff. |
Portulaca is coming back.
|Probably a 1000 lb pot. |
|Notice the complimentary pot color and plant scheme.|
|Pretty cool phote, eh?|
|how would you like to work here|
and take your lunch breaks under those trees?
This made me say WT....?
The flowes are smaller than a dime.
|Echinacea and Rudbeckia cross? cool.|
|Cypress and Swiss |
cypress grass and swiss chard.
|Great example of the sun's effect|
on chlorophyll production.
|Who wants this as your backyard?|
|In Carlyle, Breese or Greenville??? |
|Just another day in the garden|
|ha ha... in 1975 this view would have been filled |
with all beds of different cultivars.
so boring but scientific.
and yes, I have been walking around
this area for almost 50 years.
|Thank you for taking time to look.|