Without Bugs, There are No Gardens
July 28, 2022 – 8:35 pm | Comments Off on Without Bugs, There are No Gardens

If you want to make your garden “buzz” with bees and bugs, consider wildlife gardening.
Road Trips Gardeners know that some of the best gardens in the world are found in the United Kingdom. Of course …

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Zadar County Flower Festival
April 25, 2014 – 8:54 am | Comments Off on Zadar County Flower Festival
Zadar County Flower Festival

If you’re in Croatia this weekend, Road Trips Gardener, you’re in luck.
The annual Zadar County Flower Festival takes place today through Sunday (April 25 through 27, 2014) in Sv. Filip I Jakov.
Held in the town …

Apple Blossom Festival
April 23, 2014 – 8:42 am | Comments Off on Apple Blossom Festival
Apple Blossom Festival

It’s spring even in Wenatchee, Washington, Road Trips Foodies.
We know that because the annual Apple Blossom Festival gets underway tomorrow (April 24, 2014) and runs through May 4, 2024.
Sure, it’s a small town fest complete …

Spring Blooms at Longwood Gardens
April 21, 2014 – 8:42 am | Comments Off on Spring Blooms at Longwood Gardens
Spring Blooms at Longwood Gardens

When the first yellow buds of witch hazel appear, it’s clear that life is returning to the Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania.
With flowering trees, daffodils, and more than 240,000 tulips bursting into …

Tulip Festivals Herald Spring
April 20, 2014 – 3:27 pm | Comments Off on Tulip Festivals Herald Spring
Tulip Festivals Herald Spring

There’s nothing that says springtime more than a tulip festival, and there are at least a dozen in North America from which to choose.
May is a great time to see the flowers in full bloom.
The …

Season of Blossoms
April 16, 2014 – 8:33 am | Comments Off on Season of Blossoms
Season of Blossoms

Road Trips Gardeners have two months to check out what’s blooming in Door County, Wisconsin. Now through June 8, 2014, it’s the Season of Blossoms — the time of year when the landscape comes alive …

Virginia’s Historic Garden Week
April 14, 2014 – 8:42 am | Comments Off on Virginia’s Historic Garden Week
Virginia’s Historic Garden Week

Each spring, Road Trips Gardeners are invited into Virginia’s hidden landscapes during Historic Garden Week. This year’s dates are April 26 through May 3, 2014.
Historic Garden Week began in 1927, when a flower show organized …

Belle Plaine’s “Hidden Arboretum”
April 11, 2014 – 8:04 am | Comments Off on Belle Plaine’s “Hidden Arboretum”
Belle Plaine’s “Hidden Arboretum”

The Bartlett Arboretum in Belle Plaine, Kansas, is an unusual facility. Located 20 miles south of Wichita, it is home to massive cypress, oaks and champion Japanese maples planted over the last 100 years by …

Texas Bluebonnets
April 4, 2014 – 8:27 am | Comments Off on Texas Bluebonnets
Texas Bluebonnets

The 50th annual Bluebonnet Festival takes places from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 12, 2014, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 13, 2014, in Chappell Hill, Texas.
Like most small town fests, it has …

Poppies in Antelope Valley
April 2, 2014 – 8:37 am | Comments Off on Poppies in Antelope Valley
Poppies in Antelope Valley

The poppy season is expected to peak in mid-April this year at Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve State Natural Reserve, located 15 miles west of Lancaster, California, at 15101 Lancaster Road.
The reserve …

Keukenhof — Now!
March 31, 2014 – 8:13 am | Comments Off on Keukenhof — Now!
Keukenhof — Now!

If there’s one bucket list destination for Road Trips Gardeners, it’s got to be Keukenhof. This springtime extravaganza in Lisse, the Netherlands, has to be seen to be believed.
Although it opened last week (March 20, …