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More Balboa Park Sights!

During my time at Balboa Park a few weeks ago, I took some more photos of interesting and beautiful sights.

I loved these beautiful flowers at Alcazar Garden, which is next to the Mingei Museum. 

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All photos by Katelon T Jeffereys

This was amazing bark on a tropical palm tree, in the Botanical Building.

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This was a forest like stand of plants in the Botanical building.

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This beautiful blossom caught my eye.  It was on a plant next to the other two plant areas in the photos above.

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2018-08-03 17.36.02.jpgIf you are in San Diego, come check out Balboa Park.  There is so much to see and do there, no matter what the season or weather.

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Love, katelon

 

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Plants at the Botanical Building, Balboa Park Part 2.

Hello again,

The Botanical building regularly changes their displays.  On this visit, there was a display of various orchids.  Since I don’t know the names of them, I’ll just show you the photos.  I love that these orchids are delicate and whimsical  in color and shape.  If you are in San Diego, come check out Balboa Park. There is so much to see and do. You can click on any photo to see it more closely.

 

 

 

Hope you have enjoyed these and my walk through the Botanical Building at Balboa Park.

 

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Beautiful Plants at the Botanical Building, Balboa Park.

Hello all!

Last week I went to Balboa Park in San Diego, CA. I hadn’t been there in awhile and wanted to see what was blooming.  I found so much beauty in the Botanical Building.  I enjoy walking around and looking at the lovely architecture but often what grabs my eye is the plant life.

I’m dividing my post into two posts. This first one includes pictures of 5 beautiful plants and their neighbors. As usual, I don’t know what their names are but I love the textures, shapes, and colors.

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All photos by Katelon T Jeffereys

This one had these large green leaves, that almost look like the lily pads you see in ponds. And then, it had this tiny delicate blossoms.

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This one has thicker leaves that are scalloped.

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I love the design on these leaves and how one side is various greens and the back side is that deep wine color.

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These blossoms were a surprise amidst the large fronds.

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There was entire center planter with these lovely variegated fall colored plants.

I hope you have enjoyed these.  Thanks for joining me on the walk through the Botanical Garden. If you are in San Diego, come check out Balboa Park.  There is so much to see and do there.

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