Here are just a few of the flowers on display:
And here's the century plant:
Afterwards, we strolled the grounds of the Cheney Mansion, then went to a concert in one of the parks there. Oak Park is a fantastic town, rich in history. There are many beautiful old buildings there. It's also the birthplace of Ernest Hemingway and was once home to Frank Lloyd Wright (25 buildings designed by him are here). A fun day all around...but I'm sorry that the century plant isn't blooming yet. That would have been a rare treat.