Garden Mystery Solved

The prime reason for my trip to the Chicago Botanic Garden this week was to solve a mystery that had been bugging me ever since my last visit, but more on that later. Needless to say, I got sidetracked by all the beautiful scenery and colorful flowers.

As to the mystery, you may remember, if you read my earlier post, that a strange structure had sprung up in one of the open spaces in the garden. This turned out to be an art installation, one of several, that will help to celebrate the Garden’s 50th Anniversary this year. As I mentioned before, they rarely have outdoor art exhibits, the garden itself being enough to please the eye without further embellishments but I’m looking forward to seeing the completed project and will share more pictures in future Garden posts.

23 thoughts on “Garden Mystery Solved

  1. Hopefully, you will be able to have a return visit to see all the art installations as they look really fascinating. Amazing colour from the tulips and wonderful statuesque foxgloves – a wonderful place to visit.

    • Thank you! This would be a great year to visit although probably you would do well to leave it till later this fall as they are still working on renovating the visitor’s center.

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