Monday, May 21, 2012

Lurie Garden, Millennium Park [May, 2012]


Meadow Sage [Salvia sylvestris]
Family: Lamiaceae / Mint family

The Lurie Garden at Millennium Park..
Designed by Gustafson Guthrie Nichol Ltd, Piet Oudolf and Robert Israel..
It pays homage to Chicago's motto, "Urbs in Horto".
This post has only a few images of flowers, that I took today. For more about the garden. its, native plant aspect, New Wave Planting style and landscape, click on the links below..
Related Links..
Lurie Garden, Millennium Park..
Lurie Garden [New Wave Planting Style]..
Lurie Garden [Landscape]..



Jerusalem sage  [Phlomis tuberosa] ..
Family: Lamiaceae / Mint family


Bee Balm / Bergamot  [Monarda bradbaryana] ..
Family: Lamiaceae / Mint family


Wild White Indigo [Baptisia leucantha ]
Family: Fabaceae ... Pea family.



Bowman's Root / Indian Physic / Fawn's Breath  [Gillenia trifoliata] ..
Family: Rosaceae / Rose family ..


Blue Star  [Amsonia 'Blue Ice'] ..
Family: Apocyanaceae / Dogbane Family ...


Allium "Star of Persia" [ Allium christophii ]...
Family: Alliaceae / Onion family


Autumn Moor Grass [Sesleria autumnalis]
Family: Poaceae / Grasses


Meadow Sage [Salvia sylvestris]
Family: Lamiaceae / Mint family


Meadow Sage [Salvia sylvestris]
Family: Lamiaceae / Mint family


Related Links..
Lurie Garden, Millennium Park..
Lurie Garden [New Wave Planting Style]..
Lurie Garden [Landscape]..

2 comments:

Migzylou Santos said...

Wow .. Nice ...Hope I can go there..

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