MySecretGarden

U.S.A., Washington State. USDA zone 8b. Sunset climate zone 5

Thursday, September 10, 2020

Visit to PowellsWood Garden

 PowellsWood includes a 3-acre garden and a 35-acre native woodland. It's located in Federal Way, WA, just a half-an-hour away from Seattle. 
There are several distinct rooms in the garden, and the following pictures show some of them.
I also provided links to the garden's website with beautiful photographs of those rooms.

The entrance gate

Actinidia tetramera var.maloides (Rosy crab-apple kiwi)
arch leading to the Entry Garden



Beautiful assortment of ground covers



 ***
House Garden and Perennial Border were excitingly beautiful with a variety of plants and their combinations:









***
Spring Garden obviously is beautiful in spring, but even in July it was charming!
Shirotae cherry trees with Hakonechloa grass and begonias hypnotized me and made this part of the Garden my favorite. Mossy branches and the trees' shadows are gorgeous!








 ***
I loved all the shade-loving plants in the Garden.








 ***

Woodland Garden with its Douglas firs and masses of ferns has an overlook with a view of the trails and ravine.




******
You can see more pictures on the website : PowellsWood Garden
I hope you enjoyed this beautiful place!

***Copyright 2020 TatyanaS

5 comments:

  1. This is high on my "places to go" list. I see their photos on my Instagram feed. It looks so beautiful.

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Thank you, Phillip! It's not as big as I expected, but I like it - you don't get overwhelmed!
      I hope Portland will get clean air very soon! Stay safe!

      Delete
  2. Powellswood is a beautiful garden. It's good to see it looking so lovely. They must be pumping the water on it now.

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Linda, thank you! It would be nice to see it in spring with all those bulbs in the Spring garden!
      I hope we'll get some rain next week as they promise!

      Delete
  3. Yes, this is our local jewel!

    ReplyDelete

Thank you for stopping by and for your comment! I appreciate your time! See you soon on your blog!

Blog Archive

Search This Blog

Follow by Email

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

I'M GLAD TO SEE YOU!

Labels

Abyssinian Banana Actaea s. Agapanthus Agressive plants Alaska Amaryllis Amur Maple Aquilegia Aralia Arizona Arundel Castle Gardens Autumn Bainbridge Island Gardens Before and After Berry Bird Houses Bloedel Reserve Blotanical Blue Poppy Book review Botanical Gardens Bouquets Butchart Gardens California Calla Canada Chanticleer Garden Clematis Coleus Colonial Gardens Conifers Containers Corydalis Dahlia Dan Klennert Desert Landscape DIG Dogs Dry creek bed Duris Cucumber Farm Elandan Gardens End of Month View England Euphorbia Eze France Exotic garden Fall garden Far Reaches Farm Favorite plants Favorite plants. Tree Philodendron Fences Foliage Formal gardens Foxglove France Frankfurt Botanical Garden Front Garden Fuchsia Garden decor Garden elements Garden works Gardening Tips Gardens of nature Gardens to see Gardens to see (tours) Geraniums Germany GH Garden Tour Giveaway Giverny Gossler Farms Nursery Grasses Great Dixter Greenhouse gunnera Hampton Court Hawaii Garden Hellebores Herbs and Vegetables Heronswood Hidcote History of gardening Holidays Hops Hosta Hydrangea Illumination Italy Japanese maple Kew Lakewold Gardens Lavatera Lavender Leucosceptrum stellipilum ‘Ogon' Little and Lewis Garden Lobelia tupa Meconopsis Melianthus major Minter Gardens Missouri Botanical Garden Mount Vernon My Garden My Open Garden MY PICTURE OF THE DAY Neighborhood NPA Open Gardens NWFGS Old Goat Farm Orchids Oregon PalmenGarten Pampas grass Peony Perennials Plant ID Poppy Problem areas Recipes Rhododendron Rock garden Romneya c. Russia and Russian Art Sarah P. Duke Gardens Serre de la Madone (Lawrence Johnston) Shade Garden Shrubs Sissinghurst Sky Watch Slope garden Slugs Spring/Summer garden Stachys Succulents Summer/Fall garden Texas Arboretum The Garden of Great Depression Tree Peony Trees Trips Tulip Festival Uncategorized Vegetable garden Vegetables Villa Cimbrone WA Weigela Wells Medina Nursery White garden Wild animals Wild flowers Windcliff Wineries Winter and winter garden Wordless Wednesday Yang's Garden and Nursery
Copyright 2009-2020 TatyanaS, MySecretGarden Blog



*