2019 is the Year of the Snapdragon
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Dallas Blooms: “Life’s A Picnic”
January 18, 2019 – 8:52 am | Comments Off on Dallas Blooms: “Life’s A Picnic”
Dallas Blooms: “Life’s A Picnic”

Dallas Blooms, the largest annual floral festival in the Southwest, takes place February 23 through April 7, 2019, at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, 8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas.
Themed “Life’s A Picnic,” the spring …

Christmas in the Amarillo Botanical Garden
December 10, 2018 – 8:38 am | Comments Off on Christmas in the Amarillo Botanical Garden
Christmas in the Amarillo Botanical Garden

“Christmas in the Gardens” features more than 350,000 sparkling lights in the Amarillo Botanical Gardens, 1400 Streit Drive, Amarillo, Texas.
Hours are 6 to 8:30 p.m. every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday through December 23, 2018.
This …

Flower(s) of the Day: Lobby of the Overton Hotel
September 22, 2018 – 8:02 am | Comments Off on Flower(s) of the Day: Lobby of the Overton Hotel
Flower(s) of the Day: Lobby of the Overton Hotel

A lush arrangement in lavender, white and yellow greeted guests in the lobby of the Overton Hotel in Lubbock, Texas, in June 2018.
(Photo ©2018 by Susan McKee)

Wind Sculptures in Motion Open for One More Week
August 24, 2018 – 8:38 am | Comments Off on Wind Sculptures in Motion Open for One More Week
Wind Sculptures in Motion Open for One More Week

The exhibition of “Wind Sculptures in Motion: The Kinetic Art of Lyman Whitaker” has been extended through August 31 at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, 8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas. During August, main garden …

Children’s Garden Celebrates 5th Anniversary
August 8, 2018 – 8:17 am | Comments Off on Children’s Garden Celebrates 5th Anniversary
Children’s Garden Celebrates 5th Anniversary

The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden celebrates the fifth anniversary of the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden (RMCAG) September 21, 22, and 23, 2018, with a birthday party and other festive events. RMCAG admission for …

Flower of the Day: Prickly Pear Cactus
July 21, 2018 – 8:22 am | Comments Off on Flower of the Day: Prickly Pear Cactus
Flower of the Day: Prickly Pear Cactus

It’s always a surprise to see beautiful soft blooms on such a forbidding plant as prickly pear.
This one was in bloom in Lubbock, Texas, last month.
(Photo ©2018 by Susan McKee)

Dallas Blooms Through April 8
March 14, 2018 – 8:03 am | Comments Off on Dallas Blooms Through April 8
Dallas Blooms Through April 8

“Dallas Blooms” — said to be the largest floral festival in the Southwest — continues now through April 8, 2018, at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, 8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas.
More than 500,000 spring …

Moonlight in the Garden of Good & Evil
October 2, 2017 – 8:04 am | Comments Off on Moonlight in the Garden of Good & Evil
Moonlight in the Garden of Good & Evil

Garden fairies, trolls, superheroes, villains and other night bloomers are promised for “Moonlight in the Garden of Good and Evil” — not in Savannah, Georgia, but the San Antonio Botanical Garden in Texas.
It takes place …

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden Adds A Tasteful Place
September 25, 2017 – 8:23 am | Comments Off on Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden Adds A Tasteful Place
Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden Adds A Tasteful Place

The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, 8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas, opens “A Tasteful Place” October 3, 2107.
This edible display garden, complete with a lagoon and meandering walkways, fills 3.5 acres. There’s a pavilion, teaching …

Autumn at the Arboretum
August 25, 2017 – 8:35 am | Comments Off on Autumn at the Arboretum
Autumn at the Arboretum

Thousands of pumpkins, gourds and squash are sprouting in the Texas Panhandle this summer, in preparation for “Autumn at the Arboretum“. The fall festival takes place at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, 8525 Garland …