Linda Kinney exhibited her resplendent Xenia Avenue backyard garden. At its center is a 10,000-gallon pond with 14 large koi swimming around. Kinney is the president of the Dayton Koi Club. (Photo by Reilly Dixon)
Amid intermittent torrents of rain, and while the power was out throughout the entire village for several hours, the Yellow Springs Garden Tour took place on Sunday, July 17.
Sponsored by the Tecumseh Land Trust, the self-guided tour brought throngs of local garden-lovers to enjoy several backyard Edens throughout town.
Pat Brown showed off her native plantings, wildflowers and rain garden around her Thistle Creek Lane home. Brown’s garden boasts nearly 400 plants. (Photo by Reilly Dixon)
Another Thistle Creek resident, Kim Iconis, proudly stood next to her eight-foot-tall Juane Flamme heirloom tomato. (Photo by Reilly Dixon)