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

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From All-America Selections
Not sure which types of pollinators you want to host? Flowers like zinnias and verbena attract a wide variety of pollinators.
Looking to attract butterflies? Plant both host …

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Fall Forest Weekends at the New York Botanical Garden
October 19, 2018 – 8:20 am | Comments Off on Fall Forest Weekends at the New York Botanical Garden
Fall Forest Weekends at the New York Botanical Garden

When most of New York State’s leaf season is on the wane, the trees at the New York Botanical Garden (NYBG), 2900 Southern Boulevard, Bronx, New York, are just coming into their prime.
That is especially …

Wreath Making Workshop in Georgia
October 17, 2018 – 8:17 am | Comments Off on Wreath Making Workshop in Georgia
Wreath Making Workshop in Georgia

Road Trips Gardeners traveling through Georgia early next month might want to schedule a stop at Bulloch Hall, 180 Bulloch Avenue, Roswell, Georgia, for a wreath-making workshop.
It will be held from 10 a.m. ’til noon …

Explore France’s Domain of Méréville in NYC
October 15, 2018 – 8:35 am | Comments Off on Explore France’s Domain of Méréville in NYC
Explore France’s Domain of Méréville in NYC

Road Trips Gardeners in New York City tomorrow might want to consider attending this presentation in the Skyroom at the French Institute / Alliance Française, 22 East 60th Street, New York, New York.
The topic for …

Fall Chrysanthemum Show at Smith College
October 10, 2018 – 8:45 am | Comments Off on Fall Chrysanthemum Show at Smith College
Fall Chrysanthemum Show at Smith College

The annual Fall Chrysanthemum Show features a display of blooms in a variety of shapes and colors in the Lyman Conservatory at the Botanic Garden of Smith College, 16 College Lane, Northampton, Massachusetts.
The Fall Mum …

Massachusetts’ Dahlias
September 24, 2018 – 8:47 am | Comments Off on Massachusetts’ Dahlias
Massachusetts’ Dahlias

A Dahlia Show is set for this weekend in Tower Hill Botanic Garden, 11 French Drive, Boylston, Massachusetts (that’s in Central Massachusetts, about 10 miles northeast of Worcester).
Hours for the show, presented by the …

Orchid Show at Kanapaha Botanical Gardens
September 17, 2018 – 8:39 am | Comments Off on Orchid Show at Kanapaha Botanical Gardens
Orchid Show at Kanapaha Botanical Gardens

Orchid shows get an early start to the season at the Kanapaha Botanical Gardens, 4700 SW 58th Drive, Gainesville, Florida. While most are held in winter, theirs is scheduled for October.
From 9 a.m. to …

Scots Influences on the Early Gardens of New York
September 5, 2018 – 8:25 am | Comments Off on Scots Influences on the Early Gardens of New York
Scots Influences on the Early Gardens of New York

There’s a trans-Atlantic mix for an upcoming presentation by the American Scottish Foundation (ASF), the National Trust for Scotland Foundation USA, and the Burns Society of New York.
Both “Historic Scottish Gardens” and “Scots Influences on …

New England Carnivorous Plant Show
August 31, 2018 – 8:57 am | Comments Off on New England Carnivorous Plant Show
New England Carnivorous Plant Show

OK, so it’s a niche specialty among Road Trips Gardeners, but — let’s be honest here — who doesn’t admire the chutzpah of a carnivorous plant?
The 15th annual Carnivorous Plant Show hosted by the New …

Historic Rose Garden at Rosecliff Restored
August 26, 2018 – 8:17 am | Comments Off on Historic Rose Garden at Rosecliff Restored
Historic Rose Garden at Rosecliff Restored

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From The Preservation Society of Newport County
The historic rose garden at Rosecliff in Newport, Rhode Island (laid out in 1902), has been restored with the help of two gifts …

Champion Trees of Longwood Tour
August 22, 2018 – 8:34 am | Comments Off on Champion Trees of Longwood Tour
Champion Trees of Longwood Tour

Hey, Road Trips Gardeners: this is your chance to see the “Champion Trees” of Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, on a guided tour.
This tour explores “the biggest, tallest, and oldest trees at …