Favorite Places – Flowers

DahliaFlowers are one of the Photographer’s most loved subjects.  Below are some of our favorite frequented locations along with the best time of the year to visit them.

 

 

Location: Schreiner’s Iris Garden in Keizer, Oregon.Subject: Irises and other flowers.
Best Time: May, when the public garden is in full bloom.
Submitted By: Pat Reynolds

Location: Swan Island Dahlias in Canby, Oregon.
Subject: Irises and other flowers.
Best Time: August and September. Check web site for the annual dahlia festival.
Submitted By: Pat Reynolds

Location: Washington Park Portland, Oregon.
Subject: Rose Test Garden and Hoyt Arboretum.
Best Time: Any time of year but summer is best.
Submitted By: Pat Reynolds

Location: Ladd’s Addition Portland, Oregon.
Subject: Street and alleys offer some interesting flowers and ornamental trees. Small neighborhood rose garden.
Best Time: April or May, depending on weather.
Submitted By: Pat Reynolds