Elk Grove Garden Club Tour
Heather Farms and Ruth Bancroft Garden
May 12, 2016

These two gardens are close together in Walnut Creek. Perfect weather and a wonderful day.

Photos by Jan Fetler

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Heather Farms

Southern Magnolia
Magnolia grandiflora

Dahlia

The view

Columbine
Aquilegia Hybrids

Columbine
Aquilegia Hybrid

Columbine
Aquilegia Hybrid

The view

Rose

Rose

Rose

Rose

Rose

Rose

Rose

Rose

Rose

Jerusulum Sage
Phlomis fruticosa

Jerusulum Sage
Phlomis fruticosa

Smoke Tree
Cotinus coggygria

Smoke Tree
Cotinus coggygria

Passion Flower
Passiflora 'Blue Horizon'

Nasturtium

Gaillardia and Scabiosa
 
Ruth Bancroft Gardens

Artichoke Agave Bloom Spike

Agave Flower Buds

Agave Flowers

Century Plant Flowers

Blues

Agave Leaves

Agave Leaves

Agave Leaves

Agave Leaves

Agave 'Teeth'

Agave victoriae reginae

Variegated Agave

Aeonium Flowers

Aeonium Flowers

Aeonium Flowers

Aloe polyphylla

Aloe Flowers

Aloe

Aloe Flowers

Aloe Flowers

Aloe

Blue Fingers
Senecio mandraliseae

Cactus

Cactus

Prickly Pear Cactus

Prickly Pear Cactus

Cactus

Cactus

Chilopsis???

Clarkia

Dragonfly

Echeveria Succulent

Pride of Madeira?
Echium candicans

Monkey Flower
Mimulus Hybrid

Protea

Succulent Groundcover

Matilija Poppy
Romneya coulteri

Matilija Poppy
Romneya coulteri

Matilija Poppy
Romneya coulteri

Matilija Poppy
Romneya coulteri

Mystery Flowers

Mystery Flower Again

Mystery

Mystery

Mystery

Mystery Again

Mystery

Mystery

Mystery

Pond

Water Lily
(Note tiny dragonfly at far right)

Yucca

'Turkey Tails' fungus on log

Black-Eyed Susan
Thunbergia alata

Pig in the Flowers

Gardens Home