Neighborhood Rose Garden

It’s only the beginning of winter and already I have been wishing, for days, that it was summer. But as I was doing some year-end cleaning of my mobile, I was rewarded with pictures that I really must share, of the Centennial Park Rose Garden in summer.

Centennial Park is in the lower Queen Anne neighborhood of Seattle, along Elliott Bay. The park rewards you with views of mountains, the most stunning city sunsets, and plenty of wildlife. It also has a surprising variety of roses in its quaint Rose Garden. They seemed to last forever this year …

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sail boat from centennial park rose garden entrance

red & white striped rose

wild roses

pink rose

peach rose & elliott bay

soft pink wild roses

soft pink roses

pink & white wild roses

pink & yellow rose

yellow rose

centennial park rose garden collage