I love flowers—tho I must say I have no green thumb at all. But to explore a flower garden: now that’s soothing to the soul.
With that end in mind, & a soul that perhaps needed some soothing, I headed toward the southeast this Saturday; a bit of a gray day, but with mild temperatures, my destination being the Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden over in the Reed College area. Here are some of the wonderful things I saw:
The Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden is located at SE 28th Avenue & Woodstock Blvd. Admission is free to all from the day after Labor Day through the month of February. A $3 admission fee is charged between 10:00am-6:00pm, Thursday through Monday, March through Labor Day. Admission is free for children under 12 and Friends of Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden.