• 20Apr
    Categories: Eastern Market Detroit Michiga Comments Off on Eastern Market Detroit Michigan

    Eastern Market Detroit Michigan

    Eastern Market Detroit Michigan – 1000 Shades of White

    The Flower Buyers Guide Must Read Before you Visit the Market

    The Eastern Market Detroit Michigan and the color White – There will be a thousand colors of White of flowers in every tint and every tone. Gardeners and Flowers lovers everywhere will converge on Detroit Farmers Market again for the 150th time this summer. They will arrive I’m massive numbers; in cars, station wagons, humvees, buses, trucks, and vans. The glow of white flowers of bedding plants will be in full bloom in Downtown Detroit Michigan this year 2016. Large blooms of climbing white roses, double and single, displayed in rows and rows on everything sidewalk and path in between. Hanging baskets of white blooms in every hue of White; Light White, EggShell White, Crayola Off White, Tinges of many Whites; a white for every gardener. In many shades of many sizes, Eastern Market Detroit Michigan will be swimming in white flowers.

    eastern-market-detroit-michigan-white-hydrangeas

    You will always discover the biggest, largest, and colorful White flowers. Eastern Market Detroit Michigan will “boom” and go “bloom” in White. Heartfelt Summer White, Cora Bells White, Enticing bright Whites; White flowers in every complexion, White flowers in every iridescence. There will be White asters, White petunias, White Tulips, White Snap Dragons short and tall, White Impatiens, White Begonias, White Lobelia, White Cosmos, White Silene, White Geraniums, White Digitalis, White Ageratum, White Hibiscus, White Asters, White Rhododendron, White Delphiniums, White Phlox, and, many many more.

    Flower Day Eastern Market 1 by Ike Austin

    Eastern Market Detroit Michigan will make Eastern Market look like a sea of shades of White.

    Flower Day Eastern Market 2 WaterColor Series Photo by Ike Austin

    From White baskets to White Flats, White running vines of JuneHue White, White Geraniums all looking so bright. Carts of White, racks of White, wagons of White on White, in White!

    eastern-market-detroit-michigan

    You can find your favorite color, shade, and hue of White flowers, at the Eastern Market Detroit Michigan on Flowers.

    eastern market detroit michigan

    In the morning, noon, or evenings, you can walk into the color White. Hoards of flowers, billowing from trucks at the Farmers Market Michigan, stuffed in trucks and racks, flowing from ramps into the streets, lining the curbs. The fresh morning air fills the market atmosphere, the edge of the morning will welcome the color, White. The animated many shades of White being carted by hoards of flower buyers; dark flavors of White, or Variegated shades of White. Or, is it closer in tone to the Tanager White, the light color of Valentine-summer White or Cloud White? From May through June, morning, noon, or evening, you can find any shade of white flowers among the bounty of Eastern Market Detroit Michigan.

    Detroit Eastern Market Michigan

    Useful Facts

    Hours
       Daily – Summer
       Wholesale/Commercial – Early mornings 2 – 6AM
       Consumer 7AM – 7PM
       Saturday Nursery, Garden Flower Sales—hundreds of farmers
    Location
       Downtown Detroit
       East of I-75, South of Mack Ave, North of Gratiot
       East of Tigers Stadium (Across the bridge)
    Map
    Map-Detroit Eastern Market
    Detroit Eastern Market Age:
    Established: 1891
     
    Detroit Eastern Market Size
    The market size is estimated between 40 & 45 acres of bustling buying & selling grounds, apprx 12-14 acres under sheds & display.
    Flowering Bedding & Vegetable Garden Plants
       Flats, Hanging Baskets, Pots,
       Perennials, and Annuals
    New Cultivars – This Year
    Geraniums:
    • Lavender Blue. It’s a robust, sturdy with light pink blooms.
    • Lavender Rose, which has rich, bright dark pink flowers.
    • Salmon Night—This Geranium has salmon colored pedals and dark foliage; nearly black. The leaves are variegated, thin, and outlining the dark center.

    Look for new varieties of ivy Geraniums; trailing vines that climb out of the pots and hanging baskets.

    Largest Blooming Geraniums

    Giant Geranium
    This evergreen aromatic biennial is the largest geranium in the world. Leaves can grow to 40cm across! Pink pedals.

    Geranium Martha Washington
    These geraniums produce the largest flowers of all the geranium types.

     Geranium Roxanne
     Is one of the largest flowers of the blue varieties.

    Eastern Market Flower Day Main Event
       Flower Day – One week after Flower Day
    Statistically Speaking – Flower Season
       Vendor / Farmer Stalls – 150-200
    Attendees / Visitors
    • Flower Day – Estimated – 200,000-250,000
    • Saturday Visitors – 30-000-50,000
    Traffic / Crowds
    • Heaviest during mornings, 7:00AM – Noon

    Market Characteristics:
    Over 200,000 thousand quick, jittery, some fast walking, other slow walk , then pause and a look down in hypnotic trance.  The Eastern Market is a fast or slow environment.

    Habitat:
    The Michigan Detroit Eastern Market is lined with old breakfast restaurants, and specialty shops.

    Inventory Availability – Top 20
    List all flowers here (common names – scientific)
    Annuals
    Cosmos
    Geraniums
    Impatiens
    Begonias
    Gerbera Daisies
    Petunias
    Marigolds
    Zinnias
     
    Perennials
    Astilbe
    Bearded Togue
    Blackened Susan
    Blue Speedwell
    Pincushion
    Purple Cone Flower
    Sage
     Parking – Free (Everywhere)
    •     Structure
    •     Streets
    There are ample parking lots, and structures, you can park anywhere that does not obstruct traffic (police turns a blind eye:) A typical 3 – 5 minute wait is all the patients you need to garner a prime parking spot.

    Flower Buyers Guide

    First Edition

    detroit eastern market flower buyers guide

    View on Amazon’s website; get the Flower Buyers Guide eBook here.
    Visit the Facebook page Detroit: Eastern Market Flower Buyers Guide.
    Detroit Eastern Market: Latest Detroit Eastern Market update.

     

  • 17Apr
    Categories: Eastern Market Michigan Comments Off on Eastern Market Michigan

    Eastern Market Michigan

    Eastern Market Michigan – 1000 Shades of Pink

    Eastern Market Michigan

    Eastern Market Michigan

    eastern-market-michigan-pink-petunias

    The Eastern Market Michigan and the color Pink – There will be a thousand colors of  Pink of flowers in every color and every shade. Gardeners and Flowers lovers everywhere, come one, come all, small, big, and tall. Come in cars, station wagons, and trucks, vans. The color Pink will be in full bloom at the Eastern Market Michigan again this year. Large blooms of roses, double and single, hanging from racks, carts, everything in between. Hanging baskets in every hue of Pink; light Pink, Anemone Pink, Bella Cherry Pink, Haute Pink, a Pink for every gardener. In many shades of many sizes, Eastern Market Michigan will be in full bloom again this year – Flower Day is one week after Mother’s Day.

    eastern-market-michigan

    You will always find the biggest, largest, and colorful Pink flowers. Eastern Market Michigan will “boom” and go “bloom” in Pink. Heartfelt Summer Pink, Cora Bells Pink, Enticing bright Pink; Pink flowers in every shade, Pink flowers in every hue. There will be Pink asters, Pink petunias, Pink Tulips, Pink Snap Dragons short and tall, Pink Impatiens, Eastern Market Michigan will make Eastern Market downtown look like a sea of  shades of Pink. From Pink baskets to Pink flats, Pink running vines of JuneHue Pink, Pink Geraniums all looking so bright. Carts of Pink, racks of Pink, wagons of Pink on Pink, in Pink!

    eastern-market-michigan-pink-cyclamen

    In the morning, noon, or evenings, you can walk into the color Pink. Hoards of flowers, billowing from trucks, stuffed in trucks and racks, flowing from ramps into the streets, lining the walkways. The fresh morning air fills the market atmosphere, the edge of morning will welcome the color Pink, oh what a beautiful color of high noon, matching the color of Pink. The animated many shades of Pink being carted by hoards of flower buyers; Tulips of Pink, or Begonia shades of Pink. Or, is it closer in shade to the Tanager Pink, the light color of Valentine-summer Pink or JuneBerry Pink? From May through June, morning, noon, or evening, you can find any shade of Pink among the bounty of Eastern Market Michigan.

    eastern-market-michigan

    You can find your favorite color, shade, and hue of Pink Roses, at Eastern Market Michigan .


    Detroit Eastern Market

    Useful Facts

    Hours
       Daily – Summer
       Wholesale/Commercial – Early mornings 2 – 6AM
       Consumer 7AM – 7PM
       Saturday Nursery, Garden Flower Sales—hundreds of farmers
    Location
       Downtown Detroit
       East of I-75, South of Mack Ave, North of Gratiot
       East of Tigers Stadium (Across the bridge)
    Map
    Map-Detroit Eastern Market
    Detroit Eastern Market Age:
    Established: 1891
     
    Detroit Eastern Market Size
    The market size is estimated between 40 & 45 acres of bustling buying & selling grounds, apprx 12-14 acres under sheds & display.
    Flowering Bedding & Vegetable Garden Plants
       Flats, Hanging Baskets, Pots,
       Perennials, and Annuals
    New Cultivars – This Year
    Geraniums:
    • Lavender Blue. It’s a robust, sturdy with light pink blooms.
    • Lavender Rose, which has rich, bright dark pink flowers.
    • Salmon Night—This Geranium has salmon colored pedals and dark foliage; nearly black. The leaves are variegated, thin, and outlining the dark center.

    Look for new varieties of ivy Geraniums; trailing vines that climb out of the pots and hanging baskets.

    Largest Blooming Geraniums

    Double Bloom Geranium
    This evergreen aromatic biennial is the largest geranium in the world. Leaves can grow to 40cm across! Pink pedals.

    Geranium Martha Washington
    These geraniums produce the largest flowers of all the geranium types.

     Geranium Roxanne
     Is one of the largest flowers of the blue varieties.

    Eastern Market Flower Day Main Event
       Flower Day – One week after Flower Day
    Statistically Speaking – Flower Season
       Vendor / Farmer Stalls – 150-200
    Attendees / Visitors
    • Flower Day – Estimated – 200,000-250,000
    • Saturday Visitors – 30-000-50,000
    Traffic / Crowds
    • Heaviest during mornings, 7:00AM – Noon

    Market Characteristics:
    Over 200,000 thousand quick, jittery, some fast walking, other slow walk , then pause and a look down in hypnotic trance.  The Eastern Market is a fast or slow environment.

    Habitat:
    The Michigan Detroit Eastern Market is lined with old breakfast restaurants, and specialty shops.

    Inventory Availability – Top 20
    List all flowers here (common names – scientific)
    Annuals
    Cosmos
    Geraniums
    Impatiens
    Begonias
    Gerbera Daisies
    Petunias
    Marigolds
    Zinnias
     
    Perennials
    Astilbe
    Bearded Togue
    Blackened Susan
    Blue Speedwell
    Pincushion
    Purple Cone Flower
    Sage
     Parking – Free (Everywhere)
    •     Structure
    •     Streets
    There are ample parking lots, and structures, you can park anywhere that does not obstruct traffic (police turns a blind eye:) A typical 3 – 5 minute wait is all the patients you need to garner a prime parking spot.

    Flower Buyers Guide

    First Edition

    detroit eastern market flower buyers guide

    View on Amazon’s website; get the Flower Buyers Guide eBook here.
    Visit the Facebook page Detroit: Eastern Market Flower Buyers Guide.
    Detroit Eastern Market: Latest Detroit Eastern Market update.

  • 16Apr
    Categories: Detroit Eastern Market Flower Day 2016 Comments Off on Detroit Eastern Market Flower Day

    Detroit Eastern Market Flower Day

    1000 Shades of Yellow

     

    detroit-eastern-market-flower-day—yellow-cosmos

    Detroit Eastern Market Flower Day 2016 and the color Yellow – There will be in multitude of bright colors of Yellow, to attract bloom loving flower addicts from all over Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, and Canada. Gardeners and Flowers lovers everywhere, come one, come all, small, big, and tall. Come in cars, station wagons, and trucks, vans. The color Yellow will be in full bloom at the Detroit Eastern Market again this year. Large blooms of roses, double and single, hanging from racks, carts, everything in between. Hanging baskets in every hue of Yellow; Light Yellow, Sun-riseYellow, Finch plum Yellow, Dandelion Yellow, a Yellow for every gardener. In many shades of many sizes, Detroit Eastern Market Flower Day 2016 will be in full bloom again this year.

    detroit-eastern-market-flowerday-2016—yellow-marigold

    You will always find the biggest, largest, and colorful Yellow flowers. Detroit Eastern Market Flower Day 2016 will “boom” and go “bloom” in Yellow. Country Summer Yellow, Banana Yellow, Lemon Bright Yellow; Yellow flowers in every shade, Yellow flowers in every hue. There will be Yellow Asters, Yellow petunias, Yellow Tulips, Yellow Lillies short and tall, Yellow Impatiens, Detroit Eastern Market Flower Day 2016 will make Eastern Market look like a sea of Yellow. From Yellow baskets to Yellow flats, Yellow running vines of Periwinkle, Yellow Marigolds all looking so bright. Carts of Yellow, racks of Yellow, wagons of Yellow on Yellow, in Yellow!

    detroit-eastern-market-flower-day-2016-yellow-narcissus

    In the morning, noon, or evenings, you can walk into the color Yellow. Hoards of flowers, billowing from trucks, stuffed in trucks and racks, flowing from ramps into the streets, lining the walkways. The fresh morning air fills the market atmosphere, the edge of the morning will welcome the color yellow, oh what a beautiful color of high noon, matching the color of Yellow. The animated many shades of yellow being carted by hoards of flower buyers; Tulips of Yellow, or Cosmos shades of Yellow. Or, is it closer in shade to the Bell Pepper Yellow, the light color of Squash-summer Yellow or Cosmos Yellow? From May through June, morning, noon, or evening, you can find any shade of Yellow among the bounty of Eastern Market Flower Day 2016.

    detroit-eastern-market-flower day-2016

    You can find your favorite color, shade, and hue of Yellow flower, at the Detroit Eastern Market Flower Day 2016 on Flowers.

     

    detroit-eastern-market-flowers-red-impatiens

     

    Flowers bring beauty to the home.

    Detroit Eastern Market

    Useful Facts

    Hours
       Daily – Summer
       Wholesale/Commercial – Early mornings 2 – 6AM
       Consumer 7AM – 7PM
       Saturday Nursery, Garden Flower Sales—hundreds of farmers
    Location
       Downtown Detroit
       East of I-75, South of Mack Ave, North of Gratiot
       East of Tigers Stadium (Across the bridge)
    Map
    Map-Detroit Eastern Market
    Detroit Eastern Market Age:
    Established: 1891
     
    Detroit Eastern Market Size
    The market size is estimated between 40 & 45 acres of bustling buying & selling grounds, apprx 12-14 acres under sheds & display.
    Flowering Bedding & Vegetable Garden Plants
       Flats, Hanging Baskets, Pots,
       Perennials, and Annuals
    Largest Blooming Marigold

    African Marigold
    Chrysanthemum-Flowered Marigold, Carnation Flowered Marigold, Gigantea MarigoldTagetes erecta

    New Cultivars – This Year (Flower Day 2016)
    Geraniums:
    • Lavender Blue. It’s a robust, sturdy with light pink blooms.
    • Lavender Rose, which has rich, bright dark pink flowers.
    • Salmon Night—This Geranium has salmon colored pedals and dark foliage; nearly black. The leaves are variegated, thin, and outlining the dark center.

    Look for new varieties of ivy Geraniums; trailing vines that climb out of the pots and hanging baskets.

    Geranium Martha Washington
    These geraniums produce the largest flowers of all the geranium types.

     Geranium Roxanne
     Is one of the largest flowers of the blue varieties.

    Eastern Market Flower Day Main Event
       Flower Day – One week after Flower Day
    Statistically Speaking – Flower Season
       Vendor / Farmer Stalls – 150-200
    Attendees / Visitors
    • Flower Day – Estimated – 200,000-250,000
    • Saturday Visitors – 30-000-50,000
    Traffic / Crowds
    • Heaviest during mornings, 7:00AM – Noon

    Market Characteristics:
    Over 200,000 thousand quick, jittery, some fast walking, other slow walk , then pause and a look down in hypnotic trance.  The Eastern Market is a fast or slow environment.

    Habitat:
    The Michigan Detroit Eastern Market is lined with old breakfast restaurants, and specialty shops.

    Inventory Availability – Top 20
    List all flowers here (common names – scientific)
    Annuals
    Cosmos
    Geraniums
    Impatiens
    Begonias
    Gerbera Daisies
    Petunias
    Marigolds
    Zinnias
     
    Perennials
    Astilbe
    Bearded Togue
    Blackened Susan
    Blue Speedwell
    Pincushion
    Purple Cone Flower
    Sage
     Parking – Free (Everywhere)
    •     Structure
    •     Streets
    There are ample parking lots, and structures, you can park anywhere that does not obstruct traffic (police turns a blind eye:) A typical 3 – 5 minute wait is all the patients you need to garner a prime parking spot.

    Flower Buyers Guide

    First Edition

    detroit eastern market flower buyers guide

    View on Amazon’s website; get the Flower Buyers Guide eBook here.
    Visit the Facebook page Detroit: Eastern Market Flower Buyers Guide.
    Detroit Eastern Market: Latest Detroit Eastern Market update.

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • 12Apr
    Categories: Eastern Market Flowers Comments Off on Eastern Market Flowers

    Eastern Market Flowers

    1000 Shades of Red

    Detroit-Eastern-Market-Flowers-Red-Merigolds

     

    The Detroit Eastern Market Flowers and the color Red – There is a multitude of vibrant colors of Red, to hold the bloom loving flower addict spell bound. Gardeners and Flowers lovers everywhere, come one, come all, small, big, and tall. Come in cars, station wagons, and trucks. The color Red will be in full bloom at the Detroit Eastern Market again this year. Big blooms of roses  drooping, hanging from the weight of oversized pedals. Hanging baskets in every hue of Red; light Red, Singa-poor-bling Red, Chantilly Red, Baby Bonnet Red, a Red for every gardener. In many shades of many sizes, Detroit Eastern Market Flowers will be in full bloom again this year.

     

    Detroit-Eastern-Market-Flowers-Red-Begonias

    You will always find the biggest, largest, and colorful Red flowers. Detroit Eastern Market Flowers will “boom” bloom in Red. Country Summer Red, Wild Pepper Red, Outback Mountain Red; Red flowers in every shade, Red flowers in every hue. There will be Red asters, Red petunias, Red Tulips, Red Hybiscus, Red Impatiens, Detroit Eastern Market Flowers will make Eastern Market look like Red. From Red skies to Red moon Red, morning glory Red, Red Meizolds all looking so Red. Carts of Red, racks of Red, wagons, of Red on Red, in Red! You can find your favorite color, shade, and hue of Red flower, at the Detroit Eastern Market Flowers on Flowers.

     

    Detroit-Eastern-Market-Flowers-Red-Impatiens

    In the morning, noon, or evenings, you can walk into the color Red. Hoards of flowers, wrapped in plastic, stuffed in trucks and racks, piled in the streets, lining the walkways. The crisp morning air will fill the market, the edge of darkness will start to break through, oh what a beautiful color of midnight-early-morning Red. The morning edge of the sky reminds me of an Iris Red, or Delphinium shade of Red. Or, is it closer in shade to the Bellflower Red, the tulip dark Red or Cosmos Red? From May through June, morning, noon, or evening, you can find any shade of red among the bounty of Eastern Market Flowers.

     

    Detroit-Eastern-Market-Flowers-Red-ImpatiensDetroit-Eastern-Market-Flowers-Red-Impatiens

    The exciting affects of Red on human emotions… Look what the Eastern Market can do for your garden.

     

    Useful Facts

    Hours
       Daily – Summer
       Wholesale/Commercial – Early mornings 2 – 6AM
       Consumer 7AM – 7PM
       Saturday Nursery, Garden Flower Sales—hundreds of farmers
    Location
       Downtown Detroit
       East of I-75, South of Mack Ave, North of Gratiot
       East of Tigers Stadium (Across the bridge)
    Map
    Map-Detroit Eastern Market
    Detroit Eastern Market Age:
    Established: 1891
     
    Detroit Eastern Market Size
    The market size is estimated between 40 & 45 acres of bustling buying & selling grounds, apprx 12-14 acres under sheds & display.
    Flowering Bedding & Vegetable Garden Plants
       Flats, Hanging Baskets, Pots,
       Perennials, and Annuals
    New Cultivars – This Year
    Geraniums:
    • Lavender Blue. It’s a robust, sturdy with light pink blooms.
    • Lavender Rose, which has rich, bright dark pink flowers.
    • Salmon Night—This Geranium has salmon colored pedals and dark foliage; nearly black. The leaves are variegated, thin, and outlining the dark center.

    Look for new varieties of ivy Geraniums; trailing vines that climb out of the pots and hanging baskets.

    Largest Blooming Geraniums

    Giant Geranium
    This evergreen aromatic biennial is the largest geranium in the world. Leaves can grow to 40cm across! Pink pedals.

    Geranium Martha Washington
    These geraniums produce the largest flowers of all the geranium types.

     Geranium Roxanne
     Is one of the largest flowers of the blue varieties.

    Eastern Market Flower Day Main Event
       Flower Day – One week after Flower Day
    Statistically Speaking – Flower Season
       Vendor / Farmer Stalls – 150-200
    Attendees / Visitors
    • Flower Day – Estimated – 200,000-250,000
    • Saturday Visitors – 30-000-50,000
    Traffic / Crowds
    • Heaviest during mornings, 7:00AM – Noon

    Market Characteristics:
    Over 200,000 thousand quick, jittery, some fast walking, other slow walk , then pause and a look down in hypnotic trance.  The Eastern Market is a fast or slow environment.

    Habitat:
    The Michigan Detroit Eastern Market is lined with old breakfast restaurants, and specialty shops.

    Inventory Availability – Top 20
     Annuals
    Cosmos
    Geraniums
    Impatiens
    Begonias
    Gerbera Daisies
    Petunias
    Marigolds
    Zinnias
     
    Perennials
    Astilbe
    Bearded Togue
    Blackened Susan
    Blue Speedwell
    Pincushion
    Purple Cone Flower
    Sage
     Parking – Free (Everywhere)
    •     Structure
    •     Streets
    There are ample parking lots, and structures, you can park anywhere that does not obstruct traffic (police turns a blind eye:) A typical 3 – 5 minute wait is all the patients you need to garner a prime parking spot.

    Flower Buyers Guide

    First Edition

    detroit eastern market flower buyers guide

    detroit eastern market flower buyers guide

    Amazon: Flower Buyers Guide eBook.
    Visit Facebook: Eastern Market Flower Buyers Guide

     

  • 09Apr
    Categories: Detroit Eastern Market Comments Off on Detroit Eastern Market

    Detroit Eastern Market

    1000 Shades of Blue at the Detroit Eastern Market

    The Detroit Eastern Market and the color Blue – There is a multitude of vibrant colors of blue, to hypnotize the bloom loving flower addict. Gardeners and Flowers lovers everywhere, come one, come all, small, big, and tall. Come in cars, station wagons, and trucks. The color blue will be in full bloom at the Detroit Eastern Market again this year. Big blooms of hydrangeas  drooping, hanging from the weight of oversized pedals. Hanging baskets in every hue of blue; light blue, Singa-poor-sling blue, Chantille blue, Baby Bonnet blue, a blue for every gardener. In many shades of many sizes, Detroit Eastern Market will be in full bloom again this year.

    detroit-eastern-market-cleome

    detroit-eastern-market-cleome

    You will always find the biggest, largest, and colorful blue flowers. Detroit Eastern Market will bloom in blue. Country Corn Blue, Wild grape blue, Montana Mountain blue; blue flowers in every shade, blue flowers in every hue. There will be blue asters, blue petunias, blue blazers, blue sage, blue periwinkle, Detroit Eastern Market will look like blue. From blue skies to blue moon blue, morning glory blue, blue hyacinth all looking so blue. Carts of blue, racks of blue, wagons, of blue on blue, in blue! You can find your favorite color, shade, and hue of blue flower, at the Detroit Eastern Market.

    detroit-eastern-market-petunias

    detroit-eastern-market-petunias

    In the morning, noon, or evenings, you can walk into the color blue. Hoards of flowers, wrapped in plastic, stuffed in trucks and racks. The crisp morning air will fill the market, the edge of darkness will start to break through, oh what a beautiful color of midnight-early-morning blue. The morning edge of the sky reminds me of an Iris blue, or Delphinium shade of blue. Or, is it closer in shade to the Bellflower Blue, the tulip dark blue or Jumping Jonny violet blue? From May through June, morning, noon, or evening, you can find any shade of flower in the color blue.

    detroit-eastern-market-lobellia

    detroit-eastern-market-lobellia

     

    detroit-eastern-market-sage

    detroit-eastern-market-sage

    The calming affects of blue… Look what the Eastern Market can do for your garden.


    Detroit Eastern Market

    Useful Facts

    Hours
       Daily – Summer
       Wholesale/Commercial – Early mornings 2 – 6AM
       Consumer 7AM – 7PM
       Saturday Nursery, Garden Flower Sales—hundreds of farmers
    Location
       Downtown Detroit
       East of I-75, South of Mack Ave, North of Gratiot
       East of Tigers Stadium (Across the bridge)
    Map
    Map-Detroit Eastern Market
    Detroit Eastern Market Age:
    Established: 1891
     
    Detroit Eastern Market Size
    The market size is estimated between 40 & 45 acres of bustling buying & selling grounds, apprx 12-14 acres under sheds & display.
    Flowering Bedding & Vegetable Garden Plants
       Flats, Hanging Baskets, Pots,
       Perennials, and Annuals
    New Cultivars – This Year
    Geraniums:
    • Lavender Blue. It’s a robust, sturdy with light pink blooms.
    • Lavender Rose, which has rich, bright dark pink flowers.
    • Salmon Night—This Geranium has salmon colored pedals and dark foliage; nearly black. The leaves are variegated, thin, and outlining the dark center.

    Look for new varieties of ivy Geraniums; trailing vines that climb out of the pots and hanging baskets.

    Largest Blooming Geraniums

    Giant Geranium
    This evergreen aromatic biennial is the largest geranium in the world. Leaves can grow to 40cm across! Pink pedals.

    Geranium Martha Washington
    These geraniums produce the largest flowers of all the geranium types.

     Geranium Roxanne
     Is one of the largest flowers of the blue varieties.

    Eastern Market Flower Day Main Event
       Flower Day – One week after Flower Day
    Statistically Speaking – Flower Season
       Vendor / Farmer Stalls – 150-200
    Attendees / Visitors
    • Flower Day – Estimated – 200,000-250,000
    • Saturday Visitors – 30-000-50,000
    Traffic / Crowds
    • Heaviest during mornings, 7:00AM – Noon

    Market Characteristics:
    Over 200,000 thousand quick, jittery, some fast walking, other slow walk , then pause and a look down in hypnotic trance.  The Eastern Market is a fast or slow environment.

    Habitat:
    The Michigan Detroit Eastern Market is lined with old breakfast restaurants, and specialty shops.

    Inventory Availability – Top 20
     Annuals
    Cosmos
    Geraniums
    Impatiens
    Begonias
    Gerbera Daisies
    Petunias
    Marigolds
    Zinnias
     
    Perennials
    Astilbe
    Bearded Togue
    Blackened Susan
    Blue Speedwell
    Pincushion
    Purple Cone Flower
    Sage
     Parking – Free (Everywhere)
    •     Structure
    •     Streets
    There are ample parking lots, and structures, you can park anywhere that does not obstruct traffic (police turns a blind eye:) A typical 3 – 5 minute wait is all the patients you need to garner a prime parking spot.

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    Eastern Market Flowers

    Eastern Market Flowers

    Eastern Market Flowers

    Eastern Market Flowers – Two hundred thousand shades of full blooms! Will cover… parking lots, sidewalks, walkways, and alleys. Flats will flow into streets, around corners into every nook & cranny.

    The Detroit Eastern Market will start to bloom in 30 days.

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