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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“Herban” Lifestyles at National Arboretum
July 6, 2018 – 8:35 am | Comments Off on “Herban” Lifestyles at National Arboretum
“Herban” Lifestyles at National Arboretum

Herbs fit into almost every facet of a Road Trips Gardener’s life, from healing to high fashion. A new series led by professional herbalists and herbal artisans takes place in August at the National Arboretum,
3501 …

Sunflowers in Louisiana
May 30, 2018 – 8:10 am | Comments Off on Sunflowers in Louisiana
Sunflowers in Louisiana

The 20th annual Sunflower Trail and Festival will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 16, 2018, at Red River Crossroads Museum, 12797 Main Street, Gilliam, Lousiana.
The festival will feature a scenic …

Gardens With Art in Palm Beach, Florida
April 25, 2018 – 8:10 am | Comments Off on Gardens With Art in Palm Beach, Florida
Gardens With Art in Palm Beach, Florida

By Judith Czelusniak
Cultural Council of Palm Beach County
Special to Road Trips for Gardeners
Abundant arts districts, ecological experiences, museums, galleries, theaters and art festivals attract cultural tourists to The Palm Beaches, Florida’s Cultural Capital®. Here’s …

Virginia’s Historic Garden Week
April 4, 2018 – 8:06 am | Comments Off on Virginia’s Historic Garden Week
Virginia’s Historic Garden Week

Historic Garden Week celebrates its 85th anniversary in Virginia this year. Its roots go back to 1927, when a flower show organized by the Garden Club of Virginia raised $7,000 to save some of the …

South Carolina Wildflowers
March 30, 2018 – 8:46 am | Comments Off on South Carolina Wildflowers
South Carolina Wildflowers

South Carolina’s state parks are beginning to showcase some of the region’s beautiful, indigenous, and rare flowers.
The Oconee Bell (pictured), one of South Carolina’s earliest blooming wildflowers, can be seen at Devils Fork State Park …

Dogwood Festival Underway in Charlottesville
March 28, 2018 – 8:53 am | Comments Off on Dogwood Festival Underway in Charlottesville
Dogwood Festival Underway in Charlottesville

The 69th annual Dogwood Festival is well underway in the Charlottesville, Virginia, region. It honors the official flower and tree of Virginia.
The festival runs through May 5, 2018, and features a pageant, parade, concert, fireworks …

National Daffodil Convention in April
March 16, 2018 – 8:20 am | Comments Off on National Daffodil Convention in April
National Daffodil Convention in April

Attention Road Trips Gardeners who love daffodils: the national convention of the American Daffodil Society will be held April 5 through 8, 2018, in the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs, 700 Cool Springs Boulevard, Franklin, Tennessee …

Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival
February 19, 2018 – 8:04 am | Comments Off on Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival
Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

The 2018 International Flower & Garden Festival takes place at Walt Disney World’s Epcot in Orlando, Florida, from February 28 through May 28, 2018.
Dozens of Disney-themed topiaries will be on display in both garden spaces …

A Weekend of Orchids in Southeast Florida
February 16, 2018 – 8:48 am | Comments Off on A Weekend of Orchids in Southeast Florida
A Weekend of Orchids in Southeast Florida

The 16th annual international Orchid Festival takes place March 9, 10 and 11, 2018, at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables, Florida.
More than 10,000 orchid plants will be spotlighted in the …

Art and The Bloom
January 14, 2018 – 8:24 am | Comments Off on Art and The Bloom
Art and The Bloom

Polly Kopka of Hubert, North Carolina, won Best of Show (pictured) as the Art & the Bloom exhibition wrapped up today in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina.
The four-day event in the Blockade Runner Beach Resort showcased …