Get Lost In A Field Of Color At This Enchanting Wildflower Meadow In Tennessee

A meadow of wildflowers tends to conjure up some of the most magical memories of childhood, thoughts of fairy tales and heartrending tales of bravery regale the sweet nostalgia of a flower-infused landscape. Most folks head to the rhododendron encrusted fields of Roan Mountain to the east, but we’re in love with the beautiful and low-key beauty you’ll find in Nashville’s Shelby Bottoms. If you haven’t been in the late summertime, then you truly haven’t experienced all the beauty Tennessee has to offer.

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If you’re curious about the Tennessee rhododendron fields to the east, make sure to check them out right here! They bloom in the early summer and are well worth a trip to the outer edges of the state.