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 Sponsored by Plant City Garden Club
October 11, 2017 – 8:22 am | Comments Off on Flower Show Sponsored by Plant City Garden Club
Flower Show Sponsored by Plant City Garden Club

The annual Flower Show sponsored by the Plant City Garden Club will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. November 11, 2017, in Plant City 1914 High School Community Center, 605 North Collins Street, …

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 …

For Road Trips Gardeners Near Philly This Weekend
September 9, 2017 – 8:24 am | Comments Off on For Road Trips Gardeners Near Philly This Weekend
For Road Trips Gardeners Near Philly This Weekend

Brilliant dahlia blooms fill the Conservatory of Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, today and tomorrow (September 9 and 10, 2017).
The competitive show sponsored by the Greater Philadelphia Dahlia Society features hundreds of …

“One Writer’s Garden: Eudora Welty’s Home Place”
September 6, 2017 – 8:35 am | Comments Off on “One Writer’s Garden: Eudora Welty’s Home Place”
“One Writer’s Garden: Eudora Welty’s Home Place”

Eudora Alice Welty was an American short story writer and novelist who wrote about the American South. (Her novel, The Optimist’s Daughter, won the Pulitzer Prize in 1973). Did you know she was also an …

Flower(s) of the Day: Lamposts in Orlando
September 2, 2017 – 8:00 am | Comments Off on Flower(s) of the Day: Lamposts in Orlando
Flower(s) of the Day: Lamposts in Orlando

Nothing brightens a streetscape more than ebullient blooms in planters hanging from quirky lampposts.
Orlando, Florida, certainly has the right idea with these, combining bright flowers with green accents.
(Photo by Susan McKee)

Waterlily Festival in Georgia
August 28, 2017 – 8:37 am | Comments Off on Waterlily Festival in Georgia
Waterlily Festival in Georgia

Waterlilies will be celebrated September 23 and 24, 2017, at Gibbs Gardens, 1987 Gibbs Drive, Ball Ground, Georgia
It’s an Arts Festival and Monet Waterlily Festival too. In addition to waterlilies “blooming with gusto” (both hardy …

Leaf Casting Workshop in Georgia
August 23, 2017 – 8:07 am | Comments Off on Leaf Casting Workshop in Georgia
Leaf Casting Workshop in Georgia

A hands-on leaf casting workshop is scheduled at 10 a.m. September 30, 2017, at Hills & Dales Estate, 1916 Hills & Dales Drive, LaGrange, Georgia.
Under the direction of horticultural staff member Tina Eturralde, participants …

119th Annual Lilac Festival in Rochester, NY
May 12, 2017 – 8:45 am | Comments Off on 119th Annual Lilac Festival in Rochester, NY
119th Annual Lilac Festival in Rochester, NY

It’s time for lilacs in Upstate New York. A Lilac Festival takes place today (May 12, 2017) through May 21, 2017, in Rochester, New York. Hours for the annual event, now in its 119th year, …

Merion, Pennsylvania, Campus of Barnes Arboretum
May 5, 2017 – 8:01 am | Comments Off on Merion, Pennsylvania, Campus of Barnes Arboretum
Merion, Pennsylvania, Campus of Barnes Arboretum

Road Trips Gardeners may have heard of the Barnes Foundation‘s art collection, but did you know that the Merion campus of the Barnes Arboretum, 300 North Latch’s Lane, Merion, Pennsylvania, continues the extensive arboretum and …

Flower of the Day: English Roses
April 29, 2017 – 8:55 am | Comments Off on Flower of the Day: English Roses
Flower of the Day: English Roses

Shocking pink roses are in full bloom outside the Booth Museum of Western Art in Cartersville, Georgia.
These blooms were snapped in April 2017.
(Photo ©2017 by Susan McKee)