‘Tis the Season for Holiday Light Shows in Gardens
November 3, 2019 – 9:53 pm | Comments Off on ‘Tis the Season for Holiday Light Shows in Gardens

As the daylight dwindles, botanical gardens and other public outdoor venues turn on fanciful light shows to attract visitors. November and December are the prime months for such extravaganzas.
Now through December 29, the Royal Botanic …

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Garden-Inspired Floral Arranging
July 17, 2019 – 8:00 am | Comments Off on Garden-Inspired Floral Arranging
Garden-Inspired Floral Arranging

An Afternoon of Garden-Inspired Floral Arranging is scheduled from 1 to 5 p.m. September 7, 2019, in the Berkshire Botanical Garden, 5 West Stockbridge Road, Stockbridge, Massachusetts.
Compose a seasonal arrangement while learning the design …

Shimmering Flowers at Berkshire Botanical Garden
May 20, 2019 – 8:40 am | Comments Off on Shimmering Flowers at Berkshire Botanical Garden
Shimmering Flowers at Berkshire Botanical Garden

“Shimmering Flowers“, a series of gilt and mother-of-pearl paintings and objects, opens June 1, 2019, in the Leonhardt Galleries of Berkshire Botanical Garden, 5 West Stockbridge Road, Stockbridge, Massachusetts.
A New York City based artist, Nancy …

Daffodil Festival on Nantucket
March 6, 2019 – 8:58 am | Comments Off on Daffodil Festival on Nantucket
Daffodil Festival on Nantucket

Art shows, tours, parades (including an antique car parade and tailgate picnic), exhibitions, contests, lectures, and, of course, daffodils are promised at the annual Daffodil Festival on Nantucket Island, just off the coast of Massachusetts. …

Boston Flower & Garden Show
February 22, 2019 – 8:40 am | Comments Off on Boston Flower & Garden Show
Boston Flower & Garden Show

The Boston Flower & Garden Show takes place March 13 through 17, 2019, in the Seaport World Trade Center, Boston, Massachusetts.
“The Beauty of Balance” will be the theme. “This year’s show explores the harmony we …

Smith College Spring Bulb Show
February 1, 2019 – 8:41 am | Comments Off on Smith College Spring Bulb Show
Smith College Spring Bulb Show

The Spring Bulb Show takes place March 2, 2019, through March 17, 2019, in the Lyman Conservatory at The Botanic Garden of Smith College, 16 College Lane, Northampton Massachusetts.
Hours are 10 a.m. to …

Fall Chrysanthemum Show at Smith College
October 10, 2018 – 8:45 am | Comments Off on Fall Chrysanthemum Show at Smith College
Fall Chrysanthemum Show at Smith College

The annual Fall Chrysanthemum Show features a display of blooms in a variety of shapes and colors in the Lyman Conservatory at the Botanic Garden of Smith College, 16 College Lane, Northampton, Massachusetts.
The Fall Mum …

Massachusetts’ Dahlias
September 24, 2018 – 8:47 am | Comments Off on Massachusetts’ Dahlias
Massachusetts’ Dahlias

A Dahlia Show is set for this weekend in Tower Hill Botanic Garden, 11 French Drive, Boylston, Massachusetts (that’s in Central Massachusetts, about 10 miles northeast of Worcester).
Hours for the show, presented by the …

New England Carnivorous Plant Show
August 31, 2018 – 8:57 am | Comments Off on New England Carnivorous Plant Show
New England Carnivorous Plant Show

OK, so it’s a niche specialty among Road Trips Gardeners, but — let’s be honest here — who doesn’t admire the chutzpah of a carnivorous plant?
The 15th annual Carnivorous Plant Show hosted by the New …

“Savor Spring” at the Boston Flower Show
March 12, 2018 – 8:55 am | Comments Off on “Savor Spring” at the Boston Flower Show
“Savor Spring” at the Boston Flower Show

The Boston Flower Show takes place Wednesday through Sunday (March 14 through 18, 2018) in the Seaport World Trade Center, 200 Seaport Boulevard, Boston, Massachusetts.
Since the theme is “Savor Spring”, display gardens and floral designs …

Close and Closer: Photographs by James Reis
January 24, 2018 – 8:28 am | Comments Off on Close and Closer: Photographs by James Reis
Close and Closer: Photographs by James Reis

“Close and Closer” is the theme for an exhibition of photographs of the Arnold Arboretum by James Reis. The arboretum, part of Harvard University, has not only large plants — such as trees — but …