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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Flower Show – Alabama National
September 29, 2017 – 8:06 am | Comments Off on Flower Show – Alabama National
Flower Show – Alabama National

The 64th annual Flower Show at the Alabama National Fair takes place October 27 through November 5, 2017, at the fairgrounds, 1555 Federal Drive, Montgomery, Alabama.
The fair, an independent, self-sustaining, non-profit corporation that is NOT …

Fall Flower Show in St. Paul, Minnesota
September 27, 2017 – 8:43 am | Comments Off on Fall Flower Show in St. Paul, Minnesota
Fall Flower Show in St. Paul, Minnesota

The Fall Flower Show in the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory of Como Park Zoo & Conservatory, 1225 Estabrook Drive, Saint Paul, Minnesota, opens October 9, 2017.
The annual show will feature hundreds of chrysanthemums of many different …

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden Adds A Tasteful Place
September 25, 2017 – 8:23 am | Comments Off on Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden Adds A Tasteful Place
Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden Adds A Tasteful Place

The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, 8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas, opens “A Tasteful Place” October 3, 2107.
This edible display garden, complete with a lagoon and meandering walkways, fills 3.5 acres. There’s a pavilion, teaching …

For Road Trips Gardeners in Northeast Ohio This Weekend
September 23, 2017 – 8:39 am | Comments Off on For Road Trips Gardeners in Northeast Ohio This Weekend
For Road Trips Gardeners in Northeast Ohio This Weekend

The 27th annual “Mum Fest 2017” takes place today (September 23, 2017) and tomorrow (September 24, 2017) in Lake Anna Park, Barberton, Ohio. Some 17,000 chrysanthemum plants promise “a million mum blooms”.
Official hours are 10 …

A Lavender-Tinged Indulgence in Provence
September 22, 2017 – 8:39 am | Comments Off on A Lavender-Tinged Indulgence in Provence
A Lavender-Tinged Indulgence in Provence

Do your dreams of France include fields of lavender, Road Trips Gardeners? Then this is the tour for you.
“Provence Dreams“, set for peak lavender bloom, takes place June 24 through July 1, 2018. Endless fields …

Longwood Gardens’ Chrysanthemum Festival
September 20, 2017 – 8:35 am | Comments Off on Longwood Gardens’ Chrysanthemum Festival
Longwood Gardens’ Chrysanthemum Festival

The annual Chrysanthemum Festival returns to Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, October 7 through November 19, 2017.
Thousands of mums nurtured to resemble orbs, spirals, pagodas, and more will be on display.
In …

Wildflower Show and Spring Festival in Australia
September 18, 2017 – 8:35 am | Comments Off on Wildflower Show and Spring Festival in Australia
Wildflower Show and Spring Festival in Australia

If you’re not headed Down Under, you’ll miss the Wildflower Show and Spring Festival in the Shire of Ravensthorpe, Western Australia.
Underway now, it continues through Saturday (September 23, 2017).
Known for its biodiversity, coastline, and national …

Flower of the Day: Pink Roses
September 16, 2017 – 8:00 am | Comments Off on Flower of the Day: Pink Roses
Flower of the Day: Pink Roses

Pink roses have gained a foothold in the rocky ruins of an old fort along the coast at Ierapetra on the Greek island of Crete.

(Photo ©2015 by Susan McKee)

Fleuramour Flower Show Tour
September 15, 2017 – 8:26 am | Comments Off on Fleuramour Flower Show Tour
Fleuramour Flower Show Tour

If you’re thinking about next year’s travel plans, here’s a tour to consider. Belgian gardens and the Fleuramour Flower Show are highlights of a European jaunt set for September 23 through October 2, 2018, arranged …

Carnival of Flowers in Australia
September 13, 2017 – 8:51 am | Comments Off on Carnival of Flowers in Australia
Carnival of Flowers in Australia

Road Trips Gardeners headed Down Under might want to check out the Carnival of Flowers in Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia.
It opens Friday (September 15, 2017) and runs through September 24, 2017. The floral parade steps off …