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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Botanical Art in the New York Design Center
December 13, 2017 – 8:50 am | Comments Off on Botanical Art in the New York Design Center
Botanical Art in the New York Design Center

Forty-six works from artists worldwide are on display at the 20th annual international exhibition of the American Society of Botanical Artists and The Horticultural Society of New York.
The botanical art will be on display through …

The Magical Gardens of Narnia
December 11, 2017 – 8:24 am | Comments Off on The Magical Gardens of Narnia
The Magical Gardens of Narnia

This year’s Holiday Display at the Howard Peters Rawlings Conservatory & Botanic Gardens, 3100 Swann Drive, Baltimore, Maryland, is “Through the Wardrobe: The Magical Gardens of Narnia”.
The show will feature favorite poinsettias from years past, …

Flower of the Day: Bukhara, Uzbekistan
December 9, 2017 – 8:40 am | Comments Off on Flower of the Day: Bukhara, Uzbekistan
Flower of the Day: Bukhara, Uzbekistan

Potted flowering plants are found everywhere along busy streets in Bukhara, Uzbekistan.
Many, such as these, are displayed on decorative planters.
(Photo ©2017 by Susan McKee)

Chicago’s Holiday Flower Show
December 8, 2017 – 8:09 am | Comments Off on Chicago’s Holiday Flower Show
Chicago’s Holiday Flower Show

The Holiday Flower Show is underway at the Lincoln Park Conservatory, 2391 N. Stockton Drive, Chicago, Illinois.
Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. seven days a week through January 7, 2018. Admission is free.
The …

Filoli Unlocked: A Garden in Winter
December 6, 2017 – 8:49 am | Comments Off on Filoli Unlocked: A Garden in Winter
Filoli Unlocked: A Garden in Winter

For the first time ever, Filoli, 86 Cañada Road, Woodside, California, is opening its doors in the winter — unlocking the “secret beauty” of a garden at rest.
From January 7 through February 18, 2018, a …

Out of the Woods: Celebrating Trees in Public Gardens
December 4, 2017 – 8:07 am | Comments Off on Out of the Woods: Celebrating Trees in Public Gardens
Out of the Woods: Celebrating Trees in Public Gardens

“Out of the Woods: Celebrating Trees in Public Gardens” is the third of New York Botanical Garden’s triennial exhibitions with the American Society of Botanical Artists, which is headquartered at the Garden, 2900 Southern Boulevard, …

Flower of the Day: Informal Bouquet
December 2, 2017 – 8:39 am | Comments Off on Flower of the Day: Informal Bouquet
Flower of the Day: Informal Bouquet

A casual bunch of flowers set in a canning jar: just the perfect decorative touch at a craft brewery in Athens, Georgia.
(Photo ©Susan McKee)

“Enchanted Airlie”
December 1, 2017 – 8:36 am | Comments Off on “Enchanted Airlie”
“Enchanted Airlie”

Lights and holiday displays make up “Enchanted Airlie“, a tradition in New Hanover County, North Carolina, since 2005 at Airlie Gardens, 300 Airlie Road, Wilmington, North Carolina.
It’s a self-guided walking tour through the …