Fluttering Flowers
July 1, 2019 – 12:08 am | Comments Off on Fluttering Flowers

Regular readers of this blog know that your Road Trips Gardener considers butterflies as fluttering flowers (of course, they’re privileged visitors to gardens as well).
There are all sorts of places to see butterflies. Some botanical …

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Harrogate Autumn Flower Show
August 12, 2019 – 8:44 am | Comments Off on Harrogate Autumn Flower Show
Harrogate Autumn Flower Show

The Autumn Flower Show is September 13, 14, and 15, 2019. Sponsored by the North of England Horticultural Society, it’s held at the Regional Agricultural Centre, Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England.
The show is …

Flower Expo Poland
August 5, 2019 – 8:28 am | Comments Off on Flower Expo Poland
Flower Expo Poland

The fourth annual Flower Expo Poland takes place September 5, 6 and 7, 2019, in EXPO Centre XXI, Pr?dzy?skiego 12/14 Street, Warsaw, Poland.
The organizers, Agencja Promocji Zieleni and the Polish Nurserymen Association, promise hundreds of …

Knowsley Flower Show in Northwest England
August 2, 2019 – 8:07 am | Comments Off on Knowsley Flower Show in Northwest England
Knowsley Flower Show in Northwest England

If you’re already across the pond, here’s an event you might consider attending this Sunday (August 4, 2019). The Knowsley Flower Show, now in its 21st year, is the largest free horticultural Show in the …

Chihuly Lights Up Kew Garden Nights
July 24, 2019 – 8:14 am | Comments Off on Chihuly Lights Up Kew Garden Nights
Chihuly Lights Up Kew Garden Nights

If London’s on your itinerary, Road Trips Gardeners, be sure to add Kew Gardens to your plans.
For 33 nights (Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. August 15 through October 26, 2019) visitors …

Flower Show in Southport, United Kingdom
July 19, 2019 – 8:50 am | Comments Off on Flower Show in Southport, United Kingdom
Flower Show in Southport, United Kingdom

A Flower Show takes place August 15 through 18, 2019, in the Victoria Park Playground, Southport, England, United Kingdom.
Said to bethe largest independent flower show in the country (attracting over 50,000 visitors across four days), …

Flower(s) of the Day: A Bouquet in Bruges
June 22, 2019 – 8:06 am | Comments Off on Flower(s) of the Day: A Bouquet in Bruges
Flower(s) of the Day: A Bouquet in Bruges

A pink and purple floral bouquet fills a corner of a window in the old city of Bruges, Belgium.
(Photo ©2005 by Susan McKee)

Flower Show at England’s Blenheim Palace
May 31, 2019 – 8:06 am | Comments Off on Flower Show at England’s Blenheim Palace
Flower Show at England’s Blenheim Palace

The Flower Show at Blenheim Palace takes place June 21, 22 and 23, 2019. The gates are open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and parking is free. Tickets are available online or at the …

Plant Journeys – From Asia to Europe
May 27, 2019 – 8:50 am | Comments Off on Plant Journeys – From Asia to Europe
Plant Journeys – From Asia to Europe

“Plant Journeys: An Evening with Naoko Abe, Jamie Compton and Chris Lane” takes place beginning at 7 p.m. June 4, 2019, in the Garden Museum, 5 Lambeth Palace Road, London, England.
The pair of …

Flower of the Day: Spring Bouquet
April 27, 2019 – 8:11 am | Comments Off on Flower of the Day: Spring Bouquet
Flower of the Day: Spring Bouquet

A colorful arrangement of spring flowers brightens a corner windowsill in Brugge, Belgium, a few years ago
(Photo ©2005 by Susan McKee)

“Flower” of the Day: Wooden Tulips
April 20, 2019 – 8:00 am | Comments Off on “Flower” of the Day: Wooden Tulips
“Flower” of the Day: Wooden Tulips

Who says a Road Trips Gardener can’t have a big bouquet of colorful tulips on display year ’round?
It’s easy when they’re carved from wood, like these blooms for sale in Amsterdam, Holland, a few years …