MEMPHIS, TN – May 3, 2019 – Memphis Botanic Garden is celebrating Memphis’ bicentennial with an installation of blues-inspired plantings in a collection named “Bicentennial Blues Bed.”
This new, year-long planting is located just outside of the Four Seasons Garden and easily in view of the thousands of guests who visit to the Garden each week.
The bed features blue hued plants; including Blue Hydrangea’s (arguably the most popular plant in the South), Blue Point Junipers, Dianthus, African Plumbago, Blue Hawaii Ageratum and more.
About the Memphis Botanic Garden
The Memphis Botanic Garden is a not-for-profit 501(c) (3) organization dedicated to being an exemplary center for horticulture and environmental enrichment. Serving over 40,000 school-aged children annually, and hosting 225,000 visitors each year, Memphis Botanic Garden strives to enhance lives by connecting people with nature, increasing awareness and appreciation of our environment.
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