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.
Looking to attract butterflies? Plant both host …

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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 …

Keukenhof 2019: Flower Power
October 5, 2018 – 8:16 am | Comments Off on Keukenhof 2019: Flower Power
Keukenhof 2019: Flower Power

“Flower Power” is the theme for next year’s bulb extravaganza at Keukenhof, Stationsweg 166A, Lisse, Netherlands.
Bright colors, hippies, peace, and music — “Flower Power” will have that early 1970s vibe.
In 2019, Keukenhof will have …

Harrowgate Flower Show in England
August 29, 2018 – 8:35 am | Comments Off on Harrowgate Flower Show in England
Harrowgate Flower Show in England

The Autumn Flower Show takes place September 14, 15 and 16, 2018, at North of England Horticultural Society, Regional Agricultural Centre, Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England.
This year’s theme is “Plants of Pleasure”, a …

Dundee Flower and Food Festival in Scotland
July 27, 2018 – 8:40 am | Comments Off on Dundee Flower and Food Festival in Scotland
Dundee Flower and Food Festival in Scotland

The 30th annual Flower and Food Festival will run from August 31, 2018, to September 2, 2018, in Camperdown Country Park, Dundee, Scotland.
Road Trips Gardeners will be especially interested in the presentations by gardening experts …

Batalla de Flores de Laredo
July 23, 2018 – 8:47 am | Comments Off on Batalla de Flores de Laredo
Batalla de Flores de Laredo

The Batalla de Flores de Laredo takes place in Cantabria, Spain, August 24, 2018.
It’s been held on the last Friday in August almost every year since 1908.
Fanciful floats of fresh flowers battle for prizes in …

The Flower Carpet in Brussels, Belgium
July 18, 2018 – 8:22 am | Comments Off on The Flower Carpet in Brussels, Belgium
The Flower Carpet in Brussels, Belgium

The top of this Road Trips Gardener’s bucket list? The bi-annual Flower Carpet on Grand-Place in Brussels, Belgium.
It’ll be August 16 through 19, 2018. This year’s carpet is dedicated to Guanajuato, a region of central …

Hampton Court Palace Flower Show
July 2, 2018 – 8:50 am | Comments Off on Hampton Court Palace Flower Show
Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

Headed across the pond this week, Road Trips Gardeners? The Hampton Court Palace Flower Show takes place tomorrow through Sunday (July 3 through 8, 2018), at Hampton Court Palace, East Molesey, Surrey, England
This show by …

Spring Flowers in Vaud, Switzerland
April 23, 2018 – 8:08 am | Comments Off on Spring Flowers in Vaud, Switzerland
Spring Flowers in Vaud, Switzerland

All along Lake Geneva, spring announces itself with colorful blossoms that last for weeks.
On the hillsides and meadows above Montreux and Vevey, Switzerland, a sure sign of spring are the fields of wild narcissus …

The Annual Flower Parade in the Netherlands
April 16, 2018 – 8:35 am | Comments Off on The Annual Flower Parade in the Netherlands
The Annual Flower Parade in the Netherlands

The Bloemencorso Bollenstreek — Flower Parade in Dutch — celebrates the bulb flowers of tulips, daffodils and hyacinths each year in the Netherlands.
Set for April 21, 2018, the 20 huge floats and 30 decorated cars …

Italy Celebrates the Cherry Tree
March 26, 2018 – 8:30 am | Comments Off on Italy Celebrates the Cherry Tree
Italy Celebrates the Cherry Tree

Headed to Italy, Road Trips Gardeners? “Festa dei Ciliegi in Fiore“, a blooming cherry trees festival, takes place March 31 through April 8, 2018, in Vignola, Italy.
Vignola, which is Renaissance-era town on the Po plain, …