Happy Pioneer Day Weekend!

Submitted July, 20 2017 at 6:00 PM

I know many of you get a long weekend this holiday, what better way to celebrate Utah than by visiting one of Utah's best kept secrets!

The following are photos taken by some of our dedicated volunteers.

Leopard Lily

Leopard Lily    Belamcanda chinensis

Photo By, Lezlae Grubb

This small beauty can be spotted (pun intended) in the Medicinal Garden.


Pincushion Flower

Pincushion Flower    Scabiosa atropurpurea 'Imperial Mix'

Photo By, Susie McNutt

If you fancy butterflies, you won't regret passing through the Fragrance Garden.


Mosaic Plant

Mosaic Plant    Ludwigia sedioides

Photo By, Susie McNutt

This water-loving plant creates a mesmerizing pattern with its leaves. Look for it in the Terrace Gardens.


Red-Hot Popsicle <sup>TM</sup> Poker

Red-Hot Popsicle TM Poker    Kniphofia 'Redhot Popsicle'

Photo By, Robin Pendergrast

Be sure to walk by the Red Garden for some beautiful contrasting colors.


Sedum

Swallowtail pollinating a lantana cultivar.

Photo By, Lezlae Grubb

So many butterflies in the Garden right now!


Orange Daylily

Orange Daylily    Hemerocallis fulva

Photo By, Robin Pendergrast

Daylily flowers only last for a day, so you better hurry to the Garden before they are done blooming!


Be sure to grab your sunscreen and head up to the Garden to celebrate this beautiful state of ours.

A special thanks to our wonderful volunteers who spend so much time in the Garden, we appreciate all you do!


 
 







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