Chicago Botanical Gardens

Flowers, Landscape, Photography

We visited Chicago Botanical Gardens for half of day. It’s a beautiful place to wander around and enjoy all different kinds of blooming flowers. We were lucky to see a Corpse Flower Taman in display on the first day. I was most impressed with the extensive Japanese Gardens.

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A retired professional engineer, nature lover and avid photographer

8 thoughts on “Chicago Botanical Gardens”

  1. shungphotography says:

    Thank you! That bansai is the star of bansai garden for 30+ bansias, it is estimated to be at least 600 years old.

  2. A wonderful botanical garden ! I saw the Corpse Flower blooming in our National Botanical Garden in Meise (near to Brussels – Belgium). Very impressing but the smell is less pleasing.

  3. shungphotography says:

    Thank you Lynette, it’s a beautiful place, I wish I had more time there.

  4. shungphotography says:

    Thank you, Miriam. I was lucky to have a good photo friend in Chicago to guide me throughout the gardens. I was very impressed with the landscape of Japanese garden, just like what I saw at many gardens in Japan.

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