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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Tamiami International Orchid Festival
January 11, 2019 – 8:40 am | Comments Off on Tamiami International Orchid Festival
Tamiami International Orchid Festival

If you’re in Southeastern Florida this weekend, Road Trips Gardeners, you might want to swing by the Miami Orchid Society’s “Tamiami International Orchid Festival“.
Said to be the largest winter orchid show in the United …

“Orchid Paradise” in Fort Lauderdale
January 7, 2019 – 8:23 am | Comments Off on “Orchid Paradise” in Fort Lauderdale
“Orchid Paradise” in Fort Lauderdale

“Orchid Paradise“, the annual show of the Fort Lauderdale Orchid Society, taks place January 25, 26 and 27, 2019, in the War Memorial Auditorium, 800 NE Eighth Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
In addition to displays and …

“For the Love of Orchids” in Sarasota, Florida
December 31, 2018 – 8:39 am | Comments Off on “For the Love of Orchids” in Sarasota, Florida
“For the Love of Orchids” in Sarasota, Florida

“For the Love of Orchids” is the theme for the 62d annual show (and sale) of the Sarasota Orchid Society, in cooperation with the Venice and Englewood Orchid Societies.
It will be held January 5 and …

Camellia Show in Gainesville, Florida
December 7, 2018 – 8:18 am | Comments Off on Camellia Show in Gainesville, Florida
Camellia Show in Gainesville, Florida

A camellia show takes place January 5 and 6, 2019, in Kanapaha Botanical Gardens, 4700 SW 58th Drive, Gainesville, Florida.
Hours are 1 to 5 p.m. January 5, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. January 6, …

A Poinsettia Parade and Festival in Florida
November 21, 2018 – 8:23 am | Comments Off on A Poinsettia Parade and Festival in Florida
A Poinsettia Parade and Festival in Florida

Snowbirds take note. A poinsettia parade and festival are set for December 8, 2017, in North Port, Florida.
The Poinsettia Parade steps off at 5 p.m. that evening. Themed “Holidays Around the Word,” the parade route …

“Ramble” at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
November 5, 2018 – 8:18 am | Comments Off on “Ramble” at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
“Ramble” at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is celebrating its Fall Garden Festival with its longest-running event – the 74th annual Ramble. The three-day festival in the 83-acre garden, 10901 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables, Florida, will be …

Orchid Show at Kanapaha Botanical Gardens
September 17, 2018 – 8:39 am | Comments Off on Orchid Show at Kanapaha Botanical Gardens
Orchid Show at Kanapaha Botanical Gardens

Orchid shows get an early start to the season at the Kanapaha Botanical Gardens, 4700 SW 58th Drive, Gainesville, Florida. While most are held in winter, theirs is scheduled for October.
From 9 a.m. to …

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 …

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 …