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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Longwood Gardens Festival of Fountains
June 5, 2019 – 8:29 am | Comments Off on Longwood Gardens Festival of Fountains
Longwood Gardens Festival of Fountains

The Festival of Fountains is underway at Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania.
Through October 27, 2019, there will be daily performances from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.at the Main Fountain Garden. Water …

Philadelphia Flower Show
February 20, 2019 – 8:16 am | Comments Off on Philadelphia Flower Show
Philadelphia Flower Show

It’s almost here! The Philadelphia Flower Show takes place March 2 through 10, 2019, in the Pennsylvania Convention Center, 12th & Arch streets, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It’s the nation’s largest and longest-running horticultural event.
This year’s theme, …

Longwood Gardens Fellows Program
February 8, 2019 – 8:56 am | Comments Off on Longwood Gardens Fellows Program
Longwood Gardens Fellows Program

Six “garden professionals” have been selected by Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, to participate in the Longwood Gardens Fellows Program, continuing a legacy of developing global leaders in horticulture that began in 1958.
The Fellows are …

The “Tree Reimagined” at Longwood Gardens
November 14, 2018 – 8:30 am | Comments Off on The “Tree Reimagined” at Longwood Gardens
The “Tree Reimagined” at Longwood Gardens

Experience the joys of the season at Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, Peensylvania, from November 22, 2018, through January 6, 2019.
Road Trips Gardeners will have a chance to look at the Christmas tree …

Chrysanthemum Show at Longwood Gardens
October 29, 2018 – 8:01 am | Comments Off on Chrysanthemum Show at Longwood Gardens
Chrysanthemum Show at Longwood Gardens

What’s claimed to be the largest display of chrysanthemums in the United States opened last week at Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania.
The exhibition continues through November 18, 2019, when the conservatory …

Champion Trees of Longwood Tour
August 22, 2018 – 8:34 am | Comments Off on Champion Trees of Longwood Tour
Champion Trees of Longwood Tour

Hey, Road Trips Gardeners: this is your chance to see the “Champion Trees” of Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, on a guided tour.
This tour explores “the biggest, tallest, and oldest trees at …

Pressed Plants Artistic Workshop
August 13, 2018 – 8:19 am | Comments Off on Pressed Plants Artistic Workshop
Pressed Plants Artistic Workshop

A workshop on Artistic Pressed Plants takes place from 10 a.m. to noon September 15, 2018, in the Philadelphia Horticultural Society’s Meadowbrook Farm, 1633 Washington Lane, Jenkintown, Pennsylvania.
This event is especially for those interested in …

Philadelphia Flower Show
March 5, 2018 – 8:24 am | Comments Off on Philadelphia Flower Show
Philadelphia Flower Show

Headed to Philly, Road Trips Gardeners? The Philadelphia Flower Show started last Saturday (March 3, 2018) and runs through Sunday (March 11, 2018), in the Pennsylvania Convention Center, 12th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Tickets …

A Longwood Christmas
December 22, 2017 – 8:40 am | Comments Off on A Longwood Christmas
A Longwood Christmas

It’s not too late (if you hurry) to catch A Longwood Christmas at (no surprise) Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania.
Theme this year is the splendor of Versailles in France, with the conservatory …

Poinsettias and Model Trains at the Phipps
December 15, 2017 – 8:49 am | Comments Off on Poinsettias and Model Trains at the Phipps
Poinsettias and Model Trains at the Phipps

Both indoor and outdoor gardens at the Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, One Schenley Park | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, are decorated for the holidays.
Check out the pinpoint and “firefly” lighting in the Tropical Forest Conservatory, …