2019 is the Year of the Snapdragon
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Looking for a flower that has multiple uses in the garden, smells great, attracts pollinators and comes in scads of colors? Then you should be …

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Wildflower Weekend in Indianapolis
March 25, 2019 – 8:57 am | Comments Off on Wildflower Weekend in Indianapolis
Wildflower Weekend in Indianapolis

Here’s a chance to sharpen your observational skills, Road Trips Gardeners. Eagle Creek Park, 7840 West 56th Street, Indianapolis, Indiana, is hosting a Wildflower Weekend April 27 and 28, 2019.
Guided hikes will take “citizen scientists” …

Spring Blooms in Indianapolis
March 11, 2019 – 8:31 am | Comments Off on Spring Blooms in Indianapolis
Spring Blooms in Indianapolis

Sometimes publicity folks get a bit carried away with poetic language. Here’s how Newfields, 4000 North Michigan Road, Indianapolis, Indiana, describes “Spring Blooms“, open from March 22, 2019, through May 26, 2019:
“Imagine an idyllic, pastoral …

Studio Drift: Meadow
January 25, 2019 – 8:58 am | Comments Off on Studio Drift: Meadow
Studio Drift: Meadow

Art imitating nature is at the heart of an upcoming exhibition at Newfields, 4000 Michigan Road, Indianapolis, Indiana.
Opening February 22, 2019, “Studio Drift: Meadow” is the American debut of an “upside-down landscape,” a masterwork of …

Orchids at Newfields in Indianapolis
January 2, 2019 – 8:23 am | Comments Off on Orchids at Newfields in Indianapolis
Orchids at Newfields in Indianapolis

If it’s the dead of winter, it must be time for an orchid show. One Midwestern spectacular takes place February 8, 2019, through March 3, 2019, in the Madeline F. Elder Greenhouse at Newfields, 4000 …

Conservatory Crossing Open Through Dec. 31
December 24, 2018 – 8:16 am | Comments Off on Conservatory Crossing Open Through Dec. 31
Conservatory Crossing Open Through Dec. 31

Passing through central Indiana, Road Trips Gardeners? You’ve still got about a week to catch Conservatory Crossing, the annual poinsettias, model trains, villages, and thousands of twinkling lights on exhibit in the Garfield Park Conservatory, …

Jingle Rails in Indianapolis
December 3, 2018 – 8:07 am | Comments Off on Jingle Rails in Indianapolis
Jingle Rails in Indianapolis

“Jingle Rails: The Great Western Adventure” is open at the Eiteljorg Museum, White River State Park, 500 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, Indiana. At this year’s edition, model trains wind past miniature landscapes of Indianapolis and …

Indiana Flower and Patio Show
March 9, 2018 – 8:05 am | Comments Off on Indiana Flower and Patio Show
Indiana Flower and Patio Show

The Indiana Flower and Patio Show opens tomorrow (March 10, 2018) in the Expo Hall and the West Pavilion at the Indiana State Fairgrounds, 1202 East 38th Street, Indianapolis, Indiana. Theme is “60” — celebrating …

Tips for Midwestern Gardens from Horticulturalists
January 29, 2018 – 8:12 am | Comments Off on Tips for Midwestern Gardens from Horticulturalists
Tips for Midwestern Gardens from Horticulturalists

If your journeys take you through central Indiana next month, Road Trips Gardeners, here’s an even you might find worthwhile.
Newfields has scheduled a symposium for 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. February 10, 2017, in the …

“Orchids in the Garden” in Indianapolis
January 22, 2018 – 8:45 am | Comments Off on “Orchids in the Garden” in Indianapolis
“Orchids in the Garden” in Indianapolis

“Orchids in The Garden” returns for the third year to the Indianapolis Museum art — newly renamed Newfields, 4000 Michigan Road, Indianapolis, Indiana.
Curated by the Newfields horticulture staff, this year’s show runs February 9, …

Two Bonsai Beginners’ Workshops
May 26, 2017 – 8:27 am | Comments Off on Two Bonsai Beginners’ Workshops
Two Bonsai Beginners’ Workshops

If your travels take you through central Indiana, Road Trips Gardeners, and you’ve been itching to try your hand at bonsai, there are two workshops you might like.
Bonsai 101, set for 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. …