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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10 Botanic Gardens to Check Out in the US
March 1, 2020 – 12:12 am | Comments Off on 10 Botanic Gardens to Check Out in the US
10 Botanic Gardens to Check Out in the US

Special to Road Trips for Gardeners
By the Discoverer Blog
Whether you’re trying to beat the summer heat beneath the leafy shade or escape the winter cold inside tropical greenhouses, botanical gardens are a popular year-round …

Flower of the Day: Yellow Blooms in Flagstaff
September 29, 2018 – 8:01 am | Comments Off on Flower of the Day: Yellow Blooms in Flagstaff
Flower of the Day: Yellow Blooms in Flagstaff

A pot of sunny yellow flowers — a variety of daisies, perhaps — greets passers-by in downtown Flagstaff, Arizona, in early September.
(Photo ©2018 by Susan McKee)

Out of the Woods: Celebrating Trees in Public Gardens
December 4, 2017 – 8:07 am | Comments Off on Out of the Woods: Celebrating Trees in Public Gardens
Out of the Woods: Celebrating Trees in Public Gardens

“Out of the Woods: Celebrating Trees in Public Gardens” is the third of New York Botanical Garden’s triennial exhibitions with the American Society of Botanical Artists, which is headquartered at the Garden, 2900 Southern Boulevard, …

Frida Kahlo: Art, Garden, Life
January 16, 2017 – 8:01 am | Comments Off on Frida Kahlo: Art, Garden, Life
Frida Kahlo: Art, Garden, Life

“Frida Kahlo: Art, Garden, Life” examines Kahlo’s work, life and influence through the lens of the plants and nature that surrounded her.
The exhibit, open through May 31, 2017, at the Tucson Botanical Gardens, 2150 North …

National Chrysanthemum Society
October 29, 2014 – 8:35 am | Comments Off on National Chrysanthemum Society
National Chrysanthemum Society

The annual convention and show of the National Chrysanthemum Society is set for November 13 through 16, 2014, in the Sheraton Crescent Hotel, Phoenix, Arizona. Local host is the Phoenix Chrysanthemum Society.
There’s a full schedule …

Chihuly in the Garden Comes to Phoenix
October 7, 2013 – 8:32 am | Comments Off on Chihuly in the Garden Comes to Phoenix
Chihuly in the Garden Comes to Phoenix

Discovery and surprise awaits Road Trips Gardeners who are headed to Phoenix between November 10, 2013, and May 18, 2014.
That’s when “Chihuly in the Garden” will be on display at the Desert Botanical Garden, 1201 …

Desert Plant Sale
September 23, 2013 – 8:32 am | Comments Off on Desert Plant Sale
Desert Plant Sale

Looking for plants that survive in desert conditions? This sale is for you, Road Trips Gardeners.
The Plant Sale at the Desert Botanical Garden, 1201 N. Galvin Parkway Phoenix, Arizona (map), claims the largest variety of …

Monarch Butterfly Exhibit
August 28, 2013 – 8:02 am | Comments Off on Monarch Butterfly Exhibit
Monarch Butterfly Exhibit

“Flying flowers” arrive at the Maxine and Jonathan Marshall Butterfly Pavilion at the Desert Botanical Garden, 1201 North Galvin Parkway, Phoenix, Arizona (map), September 30, 2013, and flit around until November 24, 2013.
The Mariposa Monarca …

Lavender Festival in Arizona
June 20, 2013 – 8:17 am | Comments Off on Lavender Festival in Arizona
Lavender Festival in Arizona

The 10th annual Arizona Lavender Festival kicks off today (June 20, 2013) at Red Rock Ranch & Farms, Concho, Arizona (map).
Hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through June 30, 2013. Admission is $5 per …

“The Big Freeze Tour”
August 22, 2011 – 10:07 pm | Comments Off on “The Big Freeze Tour”
“The Big Freeze Tour”

The 10th annual Bisbee Bloomers’ Garden Tour will be held in the southernmost Arizona town from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. September 10, 2011. Road Trips Gardeners can stroll through a variety of gardens in …