UCCE Master Gardeners of Sacramento County
Filoli/Gamble Gardens Bus Trip ~ April 13, 2017

Photos by Jan Fetler
(click thumbnails for enlargement)

Filoli = FIght for a good cause, LOve your fellow man, LIve a good life.

Filoli - For more pictures of the Filoli house and gardens, see my pictures from a visit in 2010.

Located 30 miles south of San Francisco in the town of Woodside,
Filoli is an historic site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation
and one of the finest remaining country estates of the early 20th century.
Visit their website for details.

Filoli main house
Main house
Front door
Entry
Front door
Double tulips
tulips
Window
 
wisteria
Chandellier from below
Asian screen
Chandellier detail
cymbidium
Chandellier detail
tulips
Clivia
(Clivia minata, Solomone Hybrid)
 
sunken garden
Sunken garden
sunken garden
Sunken garden
sunken garden
Baby Blue Eyes
(Nemophyla menziesii)
bowling green
Garden House
 
bowling green
Clock over the pool
japanese maple
Rooster
rhododendron
Dutch garden
Walled Garden
Tulips almost finished
 
japanese maple
Walled garden
Walled Garden
Flowering tree
Walled Garden
Pink Dogwood
Walled Garden
Pink Dogwood
 
Walled Garden
Bowling green and the Hornbeam
Woodland
Hornbeam from beneath
Walled Garden
Horbeam seeds
Walled Garden
Woodland garden
 
euphorbia
Peony
apple
Peony
Woodland
Peony
Woodland
Peony
 
Woodland
Lilac
camellia
Weeping tree

knot garden
Staghorn ferns

knot garden
Tulip
 
Woodland
Pond
camellia
White Anemone Clematis
(Clematis montana var. grandiflora)
olives
White Anemone Clematis
(Clematis montana var. grandiflora)
lilac
Narcissus 'Sun Disc'
 
Yew Allee
Japanese Wisteria
(Wisteria floribunda 'Plena')
yew alley
Japanese Wisteria
(Wisteria floribunda 'Plena')
miners lettuce
Chinese Wisteria as bonsai!
(Wisteria sinensis)
tulips
Chinese Wisteria
(Wisteria sinensis 'Alba')
 
Asian screen
Chinese Wisteria and Lady Banks rose
(Rosa banksiae 'Lutea')
cymbidium
Chinese Wisteria and Lady Banks rose
(Rosa banksiae 'Lutea')
wisteria
Chinese Wisteria
(Wisteria sinensis)
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Elizabeth F. Gamble Garden, Palo Alto

Elizabeth was the granddaughter of the co-founder of Proctor and Gamble.
Her home was donated to the City of Palo Alto upon her death in 1981.
Visit their website for details.

Filoli main house
Palo Alto
Filoli main house
Rose 'Gold Wings'
Filoli main house
Rose 'Sharrieshoop''
Filoli main house
Poppy Flowered Anemone
Anemone coronaria
 
Filoli main house
Western Tussock Moth Larva
ID by Joyce Hirano
See on UCIPM
Filoli main house
Rhododendron
Filoli main house
Iris
Filoli main house
Dutch Iris
 
Filoli main house
Foxglove
Filoli main house
Ranunculus
Filoli main house
Salvia 'Black and Blue'?
Filoli main house
Grass
 
Filoli main house
Golden or Beach Sage
Salvia aurea
Filoli main house
Golden or Beach Sage
Salvia aurea
Filoli main house
Unusual Gladiolus color
Filoli main house
Gladiolus
 
Filoli main house
Echium candicans 'Pride of Madeira'
Filoli main house
Echium candicans 'Pride of Madeira'
Filoli main house
Echium wildpretii 'Tower of Jewels'
Filoli main house
Echium wildpretii 'Tower of Jewels'
 
Filoli main house
Scarecrow
Filoli main house
Johnny Jump Ups
Viola tricolor
Filoli main house
Johnny Jump Up
Viola tricolor
Filoli main house
Easter Topiary
 
Filoli main house
Abutilon
Filoli main house
Dogwood
Filoli main house
Dogwood
Filoli main house
Fringe Tree
Chionanthus retusus
 
Filoli main house
Fringe Tree
Chionanthus retusus
Filoli main house
Paperbark Maple
Acer griseum
Filoli main house
Japanese Wisteria
(Wisteria floribunda 'Plena')
Filoli main house
Flowering Onion
Allium schubertii
 
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