Eastern Market Flowers
1000 Shades of Red
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.
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.
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.
The exciting affects of Red on human emotions… Look what the Eastern Market can do for your garden.
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
New Cultivars – This Year
- 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
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.
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
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