Top 10 Daffodils for Spring
September 10, 2017 – 8:17 am | Comments Off on Top 10 Daffodils for Spring

Special to Road Trips for Gardeners
By the National Garden Bureau
Yellow trumpet daffodils are far and away the world’s most popular style of daffodils. But why stop there when the daffodil world has so much …

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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 …

Flower of the Day: Blue Poppy
March 18, 2017 – 8:19 am | Comments Off on Flower of the Day: Blue Poppy
Flower of the Day: Blue Poppy

Blue poppies (Meconopsis ‘Lingholm’) are alive and thriving at Longwood Gardens, but only for a limited time. These spectacular flowers which are native to the high elevations of the Himalayan Mountains are on display now …

Spring Blooms at Longwood Gardens
March 13, 2017 – 8:25 am | Comments Off on Spring Blooms at Longwood Gardens
Spring Blooms at Longwood Gardens

The splendor of spring emerges at Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, April 1 through May 26, 2017. Look for gardens of daffodils, tulips, azaleas, wisteria plus flowering magnolias and cherry trees. Indoors, …

Flower Field Dinners Across the USA
February 15, 2017 – 8:07 am | Comments Off on Flower Field Dinners Across the USA
Flower Field Dinners Across the USA

OK, Road Trips Gardeners — there’s just no excuse not to participate in one of the flower field dinners scheduled across the United States this year from March through November.
What are they?
Known more formally as …

Longwood Gardens Orchid Extravaganza
February 1, 2017 – 8:49 am | Comments Off on Longwood Gardens Orchid Extravaganza
Longwood Gardens Orchid Extravaganza

Road Trips Gardeners longing for the sight of flowers should plan a visit to the “Orchid Extravaganza” at Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania.
Inside the heated four-acre conservatory are thousands of colorful orchid …

2017 “Today’s Horticulture” Symposium
January 9, 2017 – 8:14 am | Comments Off on 2017 “Today’s Horticulture” Symposium
2017 “Today’s Horticulture” Symposium

The 2017 “Today’s Horticulture” Symposium of the Professional Gardener Alumni Association will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. February 3, 2017, in the Ballroom and Conservatory of Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett …