…it was last utilized? And, if it can even be opened?
…the Autumn plantings are lush and warm! (I truly wish professional landscapers would take the time to acclimate the mums, remove them from their pots, plant, then give them sufficient water to establish themselves, as these landscapers obviously did.)
Native Grasses and Chrysanthemums
In others…not so much! (These poor mums, which have only been placed about a week ago (I’m certain they were still in their pots!) are already failing!)
…near the Lake Michigan shore. The only building at this location which may have had a garden was a small lighthouse, which was demolished many decades ago.
Closed Morning Glory, Sweet Alyssum and Fallen Leaves
The Sweet Alyssum is a bit old-fashioned, as the same plant contains both purple and white flowers.