Top 10 Daffodils for Spring
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By the National Garden Bureau
Yellow trumpet daffodils are far and away the world’s most popular style of daffodils. But why stop there when the daffodil world has so much …

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Flower Show in Rockledge, Florida
November 30, 2016 – 8:35 am | Comments Off on Flower Show in Rockledge, Florida
Flower Show in Rockledge, Florida

“A Calendar of Holidays” is the theme for a flower show set for December 2 and 3, 2016. It’s hosted by the by the Cocoa Rockledge Garden Club in their clubhouse, 1493 South Fiske Boulevard, …

Chicago’s Winter Flower & Train Show
November 28, 2016 – 8:29 am | Comments Off on Chicago’s Winter Flower & Train Show
Chicago’s Winter Flower & Train Show

Lanterns with golden-yellow lights and lighted evergreen trees welcome visitors to the Winter Flower and Train Show at Lincoln Park Conservatory, 2391 North Stockton Drive, Chicago, Illinois.
The holiday wonderland is open daily in the Show …

Flower(s) of the Day: Huanggang Dong Village
November 26, 2016 – 8:36 am | Comments Off on Flower(s) of the Day: Huanggang Dong Village
Flower(s) of the Day: Huanggang Dong Village

Pots of colorful flowers are arranged on the steps leading up to the Cultural Center in Huanggang Dong Village, Guizhou, China.
They were in bloom in mid-October on a warm and rainy day.

(Photo ©2016 by Susan …

London Christmas Show
November 25, 2016 – 8:16 am | Comments Off on London Christmas Show
London Christmas Show

The Christmas Show staged by the Royal Horticultural Society in London, England, is a new addition to the RHS Shows calendar for December 2016.
Set for December 17 and 18, 2016, in RHS Lawrence Hall, …

Holiday Flower Show in Minneapolis
November 23, 2016 – 8:22 am | Comments Off on Holiday Flower Show in Minneapolis
Holiday Flower Show in Minneapolis

A Holiday Flower Show takes place in the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory of the Como Park Zoo & Conservatory, 1225 Estabrook Drive, Saint Paul, Minnesota, December 3, 2016, through January 2, 2017.
The first holiday show was …

Winter Flower Show and Light Garden
November 21, 2016 – 8:52 am | Comments Off on Winter Flower Show and Light Garden
Winter Flower Show and Light Garden

Combining both blooms and bulbs, the Winter Flower Show and Light Garden opens Friday (November 25, 2016) at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, One Schenley Park, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Built around a whimsical “Snow Day at Phipps” …

Flower(s) of the Day: Bright Red Blooms in China
November 19, 2016 – 8:14 am | Comments Off on Flower(s) of the Day: Bright Red Blooms in China
Flower(s) of the Day: Bright Red Blooms in China

Summer flowers weren’t quite done in Huanggong Dong Village, Guizhou, China, last month.
These bright red blooms brightened the roadway.
(Photo ©2016 by Susan McKee)

Flower(s) of the Day: Corner Planter in Huangguoshu, Guizhou, China
November 12, 2016 – 8:28 am | Comments Off on Flower(s) of the Day: Corner Planter in Huangguoshu, Guizhou, China
Flower(s) of the Day: Corner Planter in Huangguoshu, Guizhou, China

Summer blooms last into autumn in Guizhou, a mountainous province in southwest China.
Captured in mid-October, these colorful yellow and shocking pink flowers graced a corner planter at the entrance to the Huangguoshu Waterfall.
(Photo ©2016 …

ICE LAND: A Caribbean Christmas at Moody Gardens
November 7, 2016 – 8:18 am | Comments Off on ICE LAND: A Caribbean Christmas at Moody Gardens
ICE LAND: A Caribbean Christmas at Moody Gardens

What’s a Caribbean Christmas without an ice bar? Well, Road Trips Gardeners, if you’re headed to Moody Gardens, One Hope Boulevard, Galveston, Texas, you won’t have to wonder.
A new bar made of ice — …

Flowers of the Day: Ceramic Tiles in Goa
November 5, 2016 – 8:43 am | Comments Off on Flowers of the Day: Ceramic Tiles in Goa
Flowers of the Day: Ceramic Tiles in Goa

A small plaza in Margao, Goa, is edged with a tile-topped wall.
Flowers bloom year round in India, but so do these porcelain representations.

(Photo ©2015 by Susan McKee)