Also known as Mexican heather. A uniform rounded plant covered in dainty flowers most of the summer make a great hanging basket.
FloriGlory ‘Diana’ Color – magenta.
It grows about 12 inches tall and is heat tolerant–needing less water.
Look for these new annuals at this years Eastern Market Flower Day!
RESOURCES for EASTERN MARKET Flower Day Shoppers
History of the SHEDS – Read More Here
Best Entry Into the Market – View Animation Map Here
Free Tips From eBook #2, 5, 13, 15 – View Flower Tips & More Here
About the eBook Details; The Ultimate Guide to Cheap Plants – Learn More Here
Countdown Days Till Flower Day – How Many Days Till Flower Day 2018?
What is Eastern Market in Detroit – Flower Day? Read More Here
Friendliest & Fun Crowds Anywhere – Read More Here
This is Flower Country – View 1Min Video “Great EM Video”
ART PRINTS DETROIT EASTERN MARKET
Eastern Market Art Related Resources:
Gallery: Detroit Eastern Market Buy Art Prints
Gallery: Detroit Eastern Market Tailgating Buy Art Prints
DayStarBrand Art (Full Description of: Printing, Process & Shipping)
Eastern Market Art (1 piece example)
Eastern Market Flower Day
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Daily – Summer
Wholesale/Commercial – Early mornings 2 – 6AM
Consumer 7AM – 7PM
Saturday Nursery, Garden Flower Sales—hundreds of farmers
East Market Detroit – Downtown
East of I-75, South of Mack Ave, North of Gratiot
East of Tigers Stadium (Across the bridge)
East Market Detroit Age:
East Market Detroit 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.
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
Detroit East 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.
The Michigan Detroit Eastern Market is lined with old breakfast restaurants, and specialty shops.
Detroit’s Eastern Market – 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.