AAS Winners that Attract Pollinators
July 6, 2018 – 7:22 pm | Comments Off on AAS Winners that Attract Pollinators

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Not sure which types of pollinators you want to host? Flowers like zinnias and verbena attract a wide variety of pollinators.
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Orchids Festival at London’s Kew Gardens
January 31, 2018 – 8:21 am | Comments Off on Orchids Festival at London’s Kew Gardens
Orchids Festival at London’s Kew Gardens

Thailand’s colors, culture and plant life will be celebrated February 10, 2018, through March 11, 2018, during the 23rd annual Orchids Festival in the Princess of Wales Conservatory at Kew Gardens, Richmond, England.
Colorful floral displays …

Tips for Midwestern Gardens from Horticulturalists
January 29, 2018 – 8:12 am | Comments Off on Tips for Midwestern Gardens from Horticulturalists
Tips for Midwestern Gardens from Horticulturalists

If your journeys take you through central Indiana next month, Road Trips Gardeners, here’s an even you might find worthwhile.
Newfields has scheduled a symposium for 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. February 10, 2017, in the …

Flower(s) of the Day: Wedding Reception
January 27, 2018 – 8:37 am | Comments Off on Flower(s) of the Day: Wedding Reception
Flower(s) of the Day: Wedding Reception

Color theme for a summer wedding reception in the E. W. Marland Estate in Ponca City, Oklahoma, was yellow and white.
This is one of the arrangements on view under the mansion’s porte-cochère. Notice the sunshine …

Celebrating Trees in Public Gardens
January 26, 2018 – 8:43 am | Comments Off on Celebrating Trees in Public Gardens
Celebrating Trees in Public Gardens

Forty-two detailed images of trees, all of them cultivated in public gardens and arboreta throughout the United States and around the world are on exhibit at “Out of the Woods: Celebrating Trees in Public Gardens”. …

Close and Closer: Photographs by James Reis
January 24, 2018 – 8:28 am | Comments Off on Close and Closer: Photographs by James Reis
Close and Closer: Photographs by James Reis

“Close and Closer” is the theme for an exhibition of photographs of the Arnold Arboretum by James Reis. The arboretum, part of Harvard University, has not only large plants — such as trees — but …

“Orchids in the Garden” in Indianapolis
January 22, 2018 – 8:45 am | Comments Off on “Orchids in the Garden” in Indianapolis
“Orchids in the Garden” in Indianapolis

“Orchids in The Garden” returns for the third year to the Indianapolis Museum art — newly renamed Newfields, 4000 Michigan Road, Indianapolis, Indiana.
Curated by the Newfields horticulture staff, this year’s show runs February 9, …

Flower of the Day: Plant Stand Display
January 20, 2018 – 8:22 am | Comments Off on Flower of the Day: Plant Stand Display
Flower of the Day: Plant Stand Display

Sidewalks in cities in Central Asia often have stands with potted flowering plants.
This example is from Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, captured on a sunny autumn day. The fanciful scrollwork is the perfect complement to the bright …

Winter Flower Show at McNeely Conservatory
January 19, 2018 – 8:14 am | Comments Off on Winter Flower Show at McNeely Conservatory
Winter Flower Show at McNeely Conservatory

Road Trips Gardeners headed to Minneapolis for the Super Bowl might want to save time for the annual winter flower exhibition.
Theme for the show, which runs through March 11, 2018, in the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory …

The Scottish Snowdrop Festival
January 15, 2018 – 8:50 am | Comments Off on The Scottish Snowdrop Festival
The Scottish Snowdrop Festival

Each year the Snowdrop Festival gathers together some of the best gardens and woodlands in Scotland where you can see swathes of snowdrops. There are 300 varieties of Galanthus – to give the snowdrop its …

Art and The Bloom
January 14, 2018 – 8:24 am | Comments Off on Art and The Bloom
Art and The Bloom

Polly Kopka of Hubert, North Carolina, won Best of Show (pictured) as the Art & the Bloom exhibition wrapped up today in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina.
The four-day event in the Blockade Runner Beach Resort showcased …