The day we were there was the day after The Philadelphia Dahlia Show had been judged, and the main hall was a riot of vibrant blooms. I'd never seen so many different dahlias before and I was lost as to which ones I should photograph.
The Longwood Gardens website is here.
, here. We stuffed our bags until they couldn't hold any more and then said our goodbyes, laughing that we'd meet there under the tree again next year to pick up more chestnuts.
I will definitely return to these gardens, they are truly amazing and packed with colorful, beautiful magic.