What's In Bloom - June 2012

June 8, 2012 by Parks Conservancy Staff

Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy gardener, Angela Masters has been busy adding splashes of color to our City parks. With the weather warming up, now is a perfect time to take a stroll through our June blooms.

Highland Park Entry Garden

Allium (Allium caeruleum)

Annabelle hydrangea, Hydrangea arborescens "Annabelle"

Asiatic lily, Lilium Apeldoorn

Coral bells, Heuchera x brizoides

Hardy Sunflower, Heliopsis helianthoides

Montauk Daisy, Nipponanthemum nipponicum

White Trumpet Lily, Lilium regale

Yarrow, Achillea "Parker's Gold"

A beautiful day at the Highland Park Entry Garden

Mellon Park Walled Garden


Daylily, Hemorocallis 'Happy Returns'

Hardy Geranium, Geranium x 'Brookside'

Lavender, Lavandula angustifolia

Oakleaf Hydrangea, Hydrangea quercifolia 'Snow Queen'

Riverview Park Chapel Shelter

Yarrow, Achillea

Don't just take our word for it, get out to the parks and spend the day relaxing among the flowers! If you're ready to get your hands dirty, join us for Weeding Tuesdays at the Mellon Park Walled Garden or for Weeding Wednesday at the Highland Park Entry Garden. For more information, visit our volunteer page or email us at volunteer@pittsburghparks.org.

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