Library Garden

Our local public library has a very nice formal garden. In mid-May, mostly lilacs and tulips are blooming, with a few Centaurea starting. I took some photos last weekend.

overview of garden, mid-May 2010

So many lilac varieties!

blurred purple lilac, mid-May 2010

white lilac with shadow, mid-May 2010

deep pink lilac, mid-May 2010

light pink lilac, mid-May 2010

And some tulips:

deep pink tulip, close, mid-May 2010

trio of white tulips, mid-May 2010

The Centaurea (Bachelor Buttons):

centaurea, mid-May 2010

In the shade garden, there was a trillium and some May apples:

trillium, mid-May 2010

May apple, mid-May 2010

And some ferns, Soloman’s seal, hostas, a stone wall … and an old Mercedes!

shade plantings, wall and old Mercedes, mid-May 2010

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s