Detroit Eastern Market Flower Day
1000 Shades of Yellow
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.
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!
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.
You can find your favorite color, shade, and hue of Yellow flower, at the Detroit Eastern Market Flower Day 2016 on Flowers.
Flowers bring beauty to the home.
Detroit Eastern Market
Daily – Summer
Wholesale/Commercial – Early mornings 2 – 6AM
Consumer 7AM – 7PM
Saturday Nursery, Garden Flower Sales—hundreds of farmers
East of I-75, South of Mack Ave, North of Gratiot
East of Tigers Stadium (Across the bridge)
Detroit Eastern Market Age:
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
Chrysanthemum-Flowered Marigold, Carnation Flowered Marigold, Gigantea MarigoldTagetes erecta
New Cultivars – This Year (Flower Day 2016)
- 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.
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
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.
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)
Purple Cone Flower
Parking – Free (Everywhere)
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