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Garfield Park Conservatory - Palm House

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 18 August 2016 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

After an extensive renovation in 2003, the Palm House was re-envisioned as an idealized tropical landscape. Taking advantage of the size and 60 foot high roof of this spectacular house, the planting design intersperses a large variety of tropical plants with graceful towering palms.

Photo captured July 10, 2016.

NIKON D7000 1/90 second F/4.8 ISO 400 27 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Martine from France

C'est très joli à voir. Jolie composition.

18 Aug 2016 5:14am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelel plante et forme et ces personnages superbe.
amitié

18 Aug 2016 5:39am

claudine/canelle from lorient, France

Magnifique ...
Bonne journée

18 Aug 2016 5:52am

Tataray from France

Jolie forme et de toute beauté. )

18 Aug 2016 6:06am

Michael Skorulski from Toronto, Canada

that is a really gorgeous giant palm.

18 Aug 2016 6:30am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful composition.

18 Aug 2016 7:43am

willy from Belgium

une vue qui me plaît beaucoup Steven

greetings

18 Aug 2016 7:47am

martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Belle prise de vue!

18 Aug 2016 8:21am

Frances from Boston, United States

Superb shot. This place is well worth visiting.

18 Aug 2016 8:28am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

nice compo

18 Aug 2016 11:20am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

What impressive arcs the palm makes. Nice composition

18 Aug 2016 12:08pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

An excellent image of this large space. I like the large Palm that almost looks like a fountain of green. Very lovely.

18 Aug 2016 1:23pm

Don from Spokane, United States

The new version is impressive for its large plants of a spectacular size.

18 Aug 2016 2:46pm

Remus from Portugal

No doubt it is a beautiful indoor garden.

18 Aug 2016 3:35pm

Sam from Chennai, India

What a beautiful view of this Palm house. Wonderful composition. Lovely. :)

18 Aug 2016 4:13pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

How beautifully those leaves fan out. A gorgeous point of view

18 Aug 2016 5:48pm

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Excellent scenery.

18 Aug 2016 6:59pm

fereshteh. from Iran

Great shot

18 Aug 2016 7:23pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

Green green....i love this one :-)

18 Aug 2016 8:33pm

MEC from Setúbal, Portugal

Wonderful composition!!!

18 Aug 2016 9:54pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

That is an amazing palm in the center. The path along the edge adds an attractive element that keeps the shot from being too centered.

19 Aug 2016 12:52am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is an amazing plant.

19 Aug 2016 3:24am

Roland-T from Loverval, Belgium

Excellent image, Steven

19 Aug 2016 5:04am

Anne from France

Il est géant!

19 Aug 2016 5:22am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

bien

19 Aug 2016 7:45am