Top 10 Daffodils for Spring
September 10, 2017 – 8:17 am | Comments Off on Top 10 Daffodils for Spring

Special to Road Trips for Gardeners
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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2017 Wildflower Celebration in Delaware Piedmont
March 31, 2017 – 8:10 am | Comments Off on 2017 Wildflower Celebration in Delaware Piedmont
2017 Wildflower Celebration in Delaware Piedmont

The 2017 Wildflower Celebration takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 23, 2017, at the Mt. Cuba Center, 3120 Barley Mill Road, Hockessin, Delaware.
Native spring wildflowers are expected to be at their …

A Garden Faire in Georgia
March 29, 2017 – 8:47 am | Comments Off on A Garden Faire in Georgia
A Garden Faire in Georgia

“A Garden Faire” is set for 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 29, 2017, at Historic Bulloch Hall, 180 Bulloch Avenue, Roswell, Georgia.
Sponsored by the North Fulton Master Gardeners, proceeds will benefit the group’s local …

Cherry Blossoms in Italy
March 27, 2017 – 8:36 am | Comments Off on Cherry Blossoms in Italy
Cherry Blossoms in Italy

The Festa dei Ciliegi in Fiore (Blooming Cherry Trees Festival) takes place in Vignola, Modena, Italy, April 1 through 9, 2017 — celebrating more than 48 years of cherry production.
During this annual fest, the entire …

Flower(s) of the Day: Conrad Chicago
March 25, 2017 – 8:33 am | Comments Off on Flower(s) of the Day: Conrad Chicago
Flower(s) of the Day: Conrad Chicago

Centered spotlights bring out the green in this tall arrangement in the 20th floor lobby of the Conrad Chicago.
Although the blossoms are orange and the vases a deep aubergine, the emphasis is definitely on the …

Spring Blooms: A Celebration of Color in Indy
March 24, 2017 – 8:52 am | Comments Off on Spring Blooms: A Celebration of Color in Indy
Spring Blooms: A Celebration of Color in Indy

“Spring Blooms: Celebration of Color” takes place in the gardens of the Indianapolis Museum of Art, 4000 North Michigan Road, Indianapolis, Indiana, March 31 through May 31, 2017.
A quarter of a million blooms will transform …

Tulips in New York’s Capital City
March 22, 2017 – 7:54 am | Comments Off on Tulips in New York’s Capital City
Tulips in New York’s Capital City

The 69th annual Tulip Festival takes place Mothers’ Day Weekend (May 13 and 14, 2017) in Washington Park, 1 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, New York.
Featuring annual traditions rooted in the city’s rich Dutch heritage, the …

Indy’s Gnome Show
March 20, 2017 – 8:03 am | Comments Off on Indy’s Gnome Show
Indy’s Gnome Show

What’s a garden without a resident gnome?
All sorts of the legendary creatures are on display through April 2, 2017, in the Conservatory at Garfield Park, 2505 Conservatory Drive, Indianapolis, Indiana.
From their colorful games of checkers …

Flower of the Day: Blue Poppy
March 18, 2017 – 8:19 am | Comments Off on Flower of the Day: Blue Poppy
Flower of the Day: Blue Poppy

Blue poppies (Meconopsis ‘Lingholm’) are alive and thriving at Longwood Gardens, but only for a limited time. These spectacular flowers which are native to the high elevations of the Himalayan Mountains are on display now …

Today’s Post is a Public Service Announcement
March 17, 2017 – 8:52 am | Comments Off on Today’s Post is a Public Service Announcement
Today’s Post is a Public Service Announcement

It’s St. Patrick’s Day.
The symbol of St. Patrick’s Day is the shamrock, because the missionary famously used the three-leaf clover as a metaphor for the Trinity.
The shamrock has three lobes, like the image, left. It …

Cacti and Succulent Show in Connecticut
March 15, 2017 – 8:40 am | Comments Off on Cacti and Succulent Show in Connecticut
Cacti and Succulent Show in Connecticut

The 34th annual Cactus and Succulent Show and Sale takes place April 1 and 2, 2017, in the Naugatuck Valley Community College, 750 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, Connnecticut.
There’s no admission charge for the show, sponsored by …