Powell Botanical Gardens and much, much more….

This beautiful botanical gem is 20 minutes from our house.  I messaged Jenny last night to see if there were any botanical gardens or arboretums close by – I wanted to surprise him with a little road trip that I knew he would enjoy.  She hadn’t been to Powell yet but had heard it was amazing so we and she and Jax made a Saturday afternoon trip.  At first I was disappointed that it was cloudy…but the clouds kept it from getting warm and a breeze totally enhanced the visit.  We were there at the perfect time for iris…a week earlier might have been a little better but judge for yourself.

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I took so many more pictures of them but thought these were the most beautiful!

We put about 10,000 steps on our fitbits…and not because Jax was navigating:

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It is just that big and we didn’t see all of it.

Pictures do not do this chapel justice.  It would make an absolutely wonderful wedding venue!

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This would be the background for the bride and groom

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Lego sculptures throughout the gardens were amazing…Here’s just a few of them.

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This barn is used for crafting and promoting healthy food – horseradish instruction today – the many steps up in the silo provides just one of THOSE views.

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Jax loved exploring

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oops, darn it…how did this one get in here…

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Until next time…..

One thought on “Powell Botanical Gardens and much, much more….

  1. That looks like a very kind friendly place. Nice how quickly those steps add up without even trying when you are someplace beautiful with people you love.

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