The stretch of U.S. 290 running between Fredericksburg and Johnson City is nicknamed Wine Road 290 for the lots of wineries that entice travelers to the location for tasting journeys. But there’s another, more vibrant destination along that highway. It’s Wildseed Farms, the biggest wildflower farm in the United States, situated simply 8 miles east ofFredericksburg
While most wildflowers flower in spring, in about 2 weeks, Wildseed Farms will once again be an abundance of color as zinnias, universes, tulips, lavender, poppies, sunflowers and other ornamentals flower extremely along the half mile of strolling tracks. The farm’s rainbow carpet of colored flowers covers more than 400 acres. Talk about your photo ideal Instagram background; no filters needed.