Friday, July 17, 2009

Flowerquest: The Blarney Boxes

Have you ever wondered what flowers would look like if nourished with a diet of stale beer, cigarette butts and puke? Well, I have. This morning, I happened by the Blarney Stone Pub at 3rd & Stewart and my questions were answered. They have flower boxes bordering their "terrace" and this is what they look like:

As you can see, they're doing well. Sure, these are not exotic varieties, but they're still pretty. Here's what they look like when you've had a few too many:

1 comment:

Jim said...

Impatiens 'Super Elfin' with some variety of Lobelia. Not too daring, but suitable enough.