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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“Petal to Plate” in Carlsbad, California
March 6, 2017 – 8:24 am | Comments Off on “Petal to Plate” in Carlsbad, California
“Petal to Plate” in Carlsbad, California

“Petal to Plate” is a 10-day celebration of flowers, wellness, food and drink to be held in 12 different locations in Carlsbad, California, April 20 through 30, 2017.
Organized by Visit Carlsbad, this inaugural event includes …

Flower Field Dinners Across the USA
February 15, 2017 – 8:07 am | Comments Off on Flower Field Dinners Across the USA
Flower Field Dinners Across the USA

OK, Road Trips Gardeners — there’s just no excuse not to participate in one of the flower field dinners scheduled across the United States this year from March through November.
What are they?
Known more formally as …

Carlsbad’s Flower Fields
February 13, 2017 – 8:36 am | Comments Off on Carlsbad’s Flower Fields
Carlsbad’s Flower Fields

Fifty acres of flowers — what more could a Road Trips Gardener want to see?
Yes, the Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch will be open to the public from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. seven days …

Create a Thanksgiving Centerpiece in SoCal
October 21, 2015 – 8:42 am | Comments Off on Create a Thanksgiving Centerpiece in SoCal
Create a Thanksgiving Centerpiece in SoCal

If the timing works out right for you, Road Trips Gardener, consider taking a two-hour workshop at the South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard, Palos Verdes Peninsula, California.
Between 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. November 24, …

Four Seasons of Locally Grown Bouquets
October 14, 2015 – 8:54 am | Comments Off on Four Seasons of Locally Grown Bouquets
Four Seasons of Locally Grown Bouquets

“Slow Flowers: Four Seasons of Locally Grown Bouquets from the Garden, Meadow and Farm” is the topic for a presentation at Fioli, 86 Cañada Road, Woodside, California, set for 10:30 a.m. October 23, 2015.
Debra Prinzing, …

The Hall of Flowers
July 3, 2015 – 8:41 am | Comments Off on The Hall of Flowers
The Hall of Flowers

Theme for this year’s Hall of Flowers at the Sonoma County Fair is “Barnyard Blossoms”. Exhibitors will create “a rustic impression of how sweet life can be ‘Down on the Farm’.”
The fair takes place July …

Experimental Farm to Botanical Garden
June 12, 2015 – 8:34 am | Comments Off on Experimental Farm to Botanical Garden
Experimental Farm to Botanical Garden

Visitors to the Luther Burbank Experiment Farm, 7777 Bodega Avenue, Sebastopol, California (western Sonoma County), can more easily identify its various plants, thanks to new engraved signs that list the common and scientific names for …

Ernest Clayton Wildflower Images
June 10, 2015 – 8:54 am | Comments Off on Ernest Clayton Wildflower Images
Ernest Clayton Wildflower Images

Hey, Road Trips Gardeners: if you’r wandering California this summer, consider a stop at the San Francisco Botanical Garden in Golden Gate Park for an exhibit of botanical prints from the mid-20th Century.
Thirty wildflower images …

10 Extraordinary Gardens
May 27, 2015 – 7:58 pm | Comments Off on 10 Extraordinary Gardens
10 Extraordinary Gardens

Special to Road Trips for Gardeners
By Visit California
As the breadbasket of the country, California is known for its bountiful harvests of everything from avocados to grapes. But the Golden State is also home to …

Macy’s Flower Shows
March 18, 2015 – 8:08 am | Comments Off on Macy’s Flower Shows
Macy’s Flower Shows

The flower shows at Macy’s this spring are a cross-country extravaganza. Starting March 22, 2015, and running through April 4, 2015, they feature millions of flowers, exotic topiaries and more.
Venues are Macy’s stores in New …