Monday, March 24, 2014

Pansy Mania in Lancaster County

It's been a long winter.  So the first windy day of 65 degrees swept me into a greenhouse oasis filled with spring.   Black Creek Greenhouse is about ten minutes from The Artist's Inn and Gallery

There were flowers everywhere, but I knew that it was a little too early to plant anything but pansies.  No problem - there were enough varieties to keep everyone happy!



 
Frilly ones!

 
And, my favorite - blue striped.  Don't they remind you of seersucker material and summer?

 
The best part of this greenhouse is their imagination.  Every year they feature a whimsical display.  This year it's Goldilocks!


 
I hope this has inspired you to grab a girlfriend or your mom and go find some pansies!

 
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