A Caution in the Age of COVID-19
March 14, 2020 – 9:39 pm | Comments Off on A Caution in the Age of COVID-19

Many events that draw crowds have been postponed or cancelled.
If you’re planning to travel to a flower or garden event, check with the organizers to see that it’s still happening.
Some garden venues are …

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“The Artist’s Garden” – secret spaces inspiring art
June 19, 2020 – 9:12 pm | Comments Off on “The Artist’s Garden” – secret spaces inspiring art
“The Artist’s Garden” – secret spaces inspiring art

Road Trips Gardeners no doubt know that some of the greatest painters in history were inspired by their gardens. Having a garden close to one’s home or studio is not only convenient for daily material …

New Stamps Celebrate Ten American Gardens
May 13, 2020 – 8:35 pm | Comments Off on New Stamps Celebrate Ten American Gardens
New Stamps Celebrate Ten American Gardens

Special to Road Trips for Gardeners
From the United States Postal Service
The natural beauty of American gardens is being celebrated by the U.S. Postal Service by issuing stamps that feature gardens ranging from botanical …

Mansions in a Georgia Mill Town
March 27, 2020 – 8:11 am | Comments Off on Mansions in a Georgia Mill Town
Mansions in a Georgia Mill Town

“Mansions in a Mill Town” is a day of visiting five historic properties in Roswell, Georgia. Set for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 2, 2020, it includes Bullock Hall, Barrington Hall, Archibald Smith Plantation …

Plant Sale at Lockerly Arboretum
March 13, 2020 – 8:44 am | Comments Off on Plant Sale at Lockerly Arboretum
Plant Sale at Lockerly Arboretum

The annual plant sale takes place at Lockerly Arboretum, 1534 Irwinton Road, Milledgeville, Georgia, April 17 and 18, 2020. Friday morning is members-only, but the public is welcomed Friday between 1 and 4:30 p.m., and …

Attn: Road Trips Gardeners in Palm Coast Today
March 6, 2020 – 8:44 am | Comments Off on Attn: Road Trips Gardeners in Palm Coast Today
Attn: Road Trips Gardeners in Palm Coast Today

Join a ranger for a First Friday Garden Walk from 10 to 11 a.m. today in Washington Oaks Gardens State Park, 6400 North Oceanshore Boulevard, Palm Coast, Florida.
No registration is required. And, if you miss …

Azalea Festival in Southern Georgia
March 4, 2020 – 8:58 am | Comments Off on Azalea Festival in Southern Georgia
Azalea Festival in Southern Georgia

The annual Valdosta-Lowndes Azalea Festival takes place March 14 and 15, 2020, in Drexel Park, 1401 North Patterson Street, Valdosta, Georgia. Hours both days are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Like most community celebrations, there will …

10 Botanic Gardens to Check Out in the US
March 1, 2020 – 12:12 am | Comments Off on 10 Botanic Gardens to Check Out in the US
10 Botanic Gardens to Check Out in the US

Special to Road Trips for Gardeners
By the Discoverer Blog
Whether you’re trying to beat the summer heat beneath the leafy shade or escape the winter cold inside tropical greenhouses, botanical gardens are a popular year-round …

Florida’s Azalea Festival
February 26, 2020 – 8:40 am | Comments Off on Florida’s Azalea Festival
Florida’s Azalea Festival

The Florida Azalea Festival is a two-day event held annually in Palatka, Florida, on the first weekend of March — this year, it’s March 7 and 8, 2020.
The festival celebrates the seasonal arrival of …

“Orchid Daze” Now at Atlanta Botanical Garden
February 24, 2020 – 8:33 am | Comments Off on “Orchid Daze” Now at Atlanta Botanical Garden
“Orchid Daze” Now at Atlanta Botanical Garden

Warm your winter and bring on spring with the beauty and fragrance of Orchid Daze at the Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Avenue, Atlanta, Georgia. Open now through April 12, 2020.
This year’s exhibition draws …

Orchid Shows the Last Weekend in March
February 21, 2020 – 8:10 am | Comments Off on Orchid Shows the Last Weekend in March
Orchid Shows the Last Weekend in March

No matter where your travels take you in late March, Road Trips Gardeners, there’s probably an orchid show on your route — in the United States or in Canada.
Six scheduled for March 27, 28, and …