Sep 9th, 2011

Red is the Color

by Albert Brian Vick  Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, Community Kitchen Garden Coordinator 

Each of the last two posts have featured the color red. It just struck me that red is one of the colors of Autumn, so let’s follow that theme. Here are a few images from this week at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden.

This looks a little medieval, but it's an effort to preserve the seeds from a special hybrid magnolia.

This looks a little medieval, but it's an effort to preserve the seeds from a special hybrid magnolia.

Not a Magnolia, but the largest, reddest flower I've seen all year.

Not a Magnolia, but the largest, reddest flower I've seen all year.

Earth tones, to relax the eyes after the previous image.

Earth tones, to relax the eyes after the previous image.

Jonah Holland is PR & Marketing Coordinator at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, specializing in social media. She's been known to go for a walk, and come back completely inspired to write a blog post on her newest found adventure.

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