‘Tis the Season for Holiday Light Shows in Gardens
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As the daylight dwindles, botanical gardens and other public outdoor venues turn on fanciful light shows to attract visitors. November and December are the prime months for such extravaganzas.
Now through December 29, the Royal Botanic …

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Longwood’s Chrysanthemum Festival

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pennsylvania_longwood_mumThe Chrysanthemum Festival at Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, showcases the Asian tradition of cultivating chrysanthemums into artistic shapes — all on view through November 23, 2014.

Inside the four-acre Conservatory are more than 80,000 chrysanthemum blooms that have been nurtured and trained into a variety of forms, including shields, spirals, cascades, balls and a 10-foot tall yellow chandelier.

Centerpiece is the Thousand Bloom Mum, featuring more than 1,500 perfectly arranged flowers (see this video):

(Video plus photo of Irregular Incurve Mum ‘Hagororo’ courtesy of Longwood Gardens)

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