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Chicago Botanic Gardens

Very close to where I live- Spring Tulips, Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, Illinois photo via umbrawn

The demand for tulips set off "tulip mania" in the Netherlands around 1637, and prices for some varieties soared. The tulip depicted to the right -- the "Semper Augustus" -- was said to be the most expensive tulip during this period. The situation has been regarded as one of the first economic bubbles.

fuckyeahplaces: “ Pink Tulip Field in Denmark. [mogh_ip] ” - fuckyeahplaces: Pink Tulip Field in Denmark.

Stream of flowers

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One of the most beautiful places on earth in the Spring.  Keukenhof Gardens in the Netherlands.

Amsterdam - went to see all the tulips at Keukenhof gardens, toured the Anne Frank House and Heineken factory, etc. Amsterdam was the city I loved the most and didn't expect it. So beautiful with the friendliest people! places-i-ve-been

Last Moments Of Warmth - Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm, Oregon

I love tulips! They are my favorite flowers! - Sunrise over tulip fields - Woodburn, Oregon (©Kevin McNeal photography)

moody skies and sunflowers.    Finally found the photographer:  'Sunflowers at Arne' by Tony Gill on flickr!

Sunflowers in a field on a cloudy day, photo by Tony Gill.love the contrast of colours and textures in this pic!

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11 Places In Illinois You Thought Only Existed In Your Imagination

You might have to ask yourself whether you are awake or sleeping when you see these awesome Illinois spots.

I strongly suggest to anyone who hasn't seen it, the Chicago Botanic Gardens in Glencoe, Illinois.  It is truly beautiful!  -  Ken

Very close to where I live- Spring Tulips, Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, Illinois photo via umbrawn

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