Flowers in a City

Park Flowers

One recurring theme we noticed as we pounded the pavement in Chicago, was the abundance of green space…from huge expanses like Millennium and Grant Parks, to window boxes on patio seating areas of many eateries, to small gardens along the sidewalk of street after street. To quote former first lady Lady Bird Johnson, “Flowers in a city are like lipstick on a woman — it just makes you look better to have a little color.”

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