‘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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Two Monarch Festivals in Early September
July 22, 2019 – 8:43 am | Comments Off on Two Monarch Festivals in Early September
Two Monarch Festivals in Early September

Two Monarch Festivals take place September 7, 2019 — one in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and the other in Galesburg, Illinois.
The Minnesota fest is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. September 7, 2019, at Lake Nokomis, 49th Street …

What Do Gardens Bring to Urban Ecosystems?
March 17, 2019 – 8:46 am | Comments Off on What Do Gardens Bring to Urban Ecosystems?
What Do Gardens Bring to Urban Ecosystems?

Special to Road Trips for Gardeners
By American Society of Agronomy,
Soil Science Society of America, and
Crop Science Society of America
“A healthy community requires healthy soil.” This idea spurred a consortium of researchers, farmers, and community …

“Winter Carnival Orchid Show”
January 4, 2019 – 8:53 am | Comments Off on “Winter Carnival Orchid Show”
“Winter Carnival Orchid Show”

A “Winter Carnival Orchid Show” takes place January 26 and 27, 2019, in the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory, Como Park Zoo and Conservatory, 1225 Estabrook Drive, St. Paul, Minnesota. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. …

Holiday Flower Show at Como Park Conservatory
November 16, 2018 – 8:47 am | Comments Off on Holiday Flower Show at Como Park Conservatory
Holiday Flower Show at Como Park Conservatory

The Holiday Flower Show in the conservatory at Como Park Zoo, 1225 Estabrook Drive, Saint Paul, Minnesota, is planned for December 1, 2018, through January 6, 2019
The holiday tradition, begun in 1925, will have a …

Minnesota Garlic Festival
August 3, 2018 – 8:34 am | Comments Off on Minnesota Garlic Festival
Minnesota Garlic Festival

Curious about how garlic is grown (not to mention the myriad recipes the bulb inspires)? Check out the Minnesota Garlic Festival, set for 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. August 11, 2018, at the McLeod County …

Winter Flower Show at McNeely Conservatory
January 19, 2018 – 8:14 am | Comments Off on Winter Flower Show at McNeely Conservatory
Winter Flower Show at McNeely Conservatory

Road Trips Gardeners headed to Minneapolis for the Super Bowl might want to save time for the annual winter flower exhibition.
Theme for the show, which runs through March 11, 2018, in the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory …

Pink Poinsettias Star in Minnesota
December 20, 2017 – 8:23 am | Comments Off on Pink Poinsettias Star in Minnesota
Pink Poinsettias Star in Minnesota

If your favorite poinsettias are pink, Road Trips Gardeners, make tracks for Minnesota before the Holiday Flower Show ends January 7, 2018.
The annual show, first held in 1925, is underway in the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory …

Out of the Woods: Celebrating Trees in Public Gardens
December 4, 2017 – 8:07 am | Comments Off on Out of the Woods: Celebrating Trees in Public Gardens
Out of the Woods: Celebrating Trees in Public Gardens

“Out of the Woods: Celebrating Trees in Public Gardens” is the third of New York Botanical Garden’s triennial exhibitions with the American Society of Botanical Artists, which is headquartered at the Garden, 2900 Southern Boulevard, …

Ikebana Show in Minnesota
October 9, 2017 – 8:56 am | Comments Off on Ikebana Show in Minnesota
Ikebana Show in Minnesota

An Ikebana Show will be on display in the Ordway Gardens of the Como Park Zoo & Conservatory, 1225 Estabrook Drive, Saint Paul, Minnesota, November 6 through 12, 2017.
Flower arrangements featuring the flowers, foliage and …

Fall Flower Show in St. Paul, Minnesota
September 27, 2017 – 8:43 am | Comments Off on Fall Flower Show in St. Paul, Minnesota
Fall Flower Show in St. Paul, Minnesota

The Fall Flower Show in the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory of Como Park Zoo & Conservatory, 1225 Estabrook Drive, Saint Paul, Minnesota, opens October 9, 2017.
The annual show will feature hundreds of chrysanthemums of many different …