AAS Winners that Attract Pollinators
July 6, 2018 – 7:22 pm | Comments Off on AAS Winners that Attract Pollinators

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Not sure which types of pollinators you want to host? Flowers like zinnias and verbena attract a wide variety of pollinators.
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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, …

Longwood Gardens’ Chrysanthemum Festival
September 20, 2017 – 8:35 am | Comments Off on Longwood Gardens’ Chrysanthemum Festival
Longwood Gardens’ Chrysanthemum Festival

The annual Chrysanthemum Festival returns to Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, October 7 through November 19, 2017.
Thousands of mums nurtured to resemble orbs, spirals, pagodas, and more will be on display.
In …

For Road Trips Gardeners Near Philly This Weekend
September 9, 2017 – 8:24 am | Comments Off on For Road Trips Gardeners Near Philly This Weekend
For Road Trips Gardeners Near Philly This Weekend

Brilliant dahlia blooms fill the Conservatory of Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, today and tomorrow (September 9 and 10, 2017).
The competitive show sponsored by the Greater Philadelphia Dahlia Society features hundreds of …

Merion, Pennsylvania, Campus of Barnes Arboretum
May 5, 2017 – 8:01 am | Comments Off on Merion, Pennsylvania, Campus of Barnes Arboretum
Merion, Pennsylvania, Campus of Barnes Arboretum

Road Trips Gardeners may have heard of the Barnes Foundation‘s art collection, but did you know that the Merion campus of the Barnes Arboretum, 300 North Latch’s Lane, Merion, Pennsylvania, continues the extensive arboretum and …

Cherry Blossom Festival in Philly
April 3, 2017 – 8:27 am | Comments Off on Cherry Blossom Festival in Philly
Cherry Blossom Festival in Philly

A Cherry Blossom Festival is underway in Greater Philadelphia. It started last Saturday and runs through next Sunday (April 9, 2017). (Just in case you’ve forgotten, sakura = cherry blossoms.)
Road Trips Gardeners still have time …