Candela yellow tulip
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I wanted to roll around in this field of glowy, sunshiny Tulip ‘Candela’, but it was too muddy. Fie! I settled for a bouquet.

tulip fields
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Most of the rows are labeled so you can take notes if, like me, you’re so inclined.

fun tents
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It was pretty rainy while I was there so some of the tents closed up shop. But all the kids stuff was happening and the wine was certainly flowing. Apparently it was jam-packed on the sunny Saturday before…

windmill & tulip display beds
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Everything was fine until the rain hit. But five minutes later, it was gone… Handily labeled tulip display beds in the foreground.

Narcissus test beds
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It’s nice to see different types side-by-side for comparison. As I mentioned, I’m a bit of a collector…

mt angel sausage fellers
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Manning a booth at the Tulip Festival, these fellers from the local Mt Angel Sausage Co will soon attempt to create the Guinness Book of World Records’ longest wiener. Hopefully they’ll post it on their website when they do: http://www.ropesausage.com

Candela yellow tulip
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windmill & tulip display beds
Narcissus test beds
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