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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Boston Flower & Garden Show
February 22, 2019 – 8:40 am | Comments Off on Boston Flower & Garden Show
Boston Flower & Garden Show

The Boston Flower & Garden Show takes place March 13 through 17, 2019, in the Seaport World Trade Center, Boston, Massachusetts.
“The Beauty of Balance” will be the theme. “This year’s show explores the harmony we …

“Savor Spring” at the Boston Flower Show
March 12, 2018 – 8:55 am | Comments Off on “Savor Spring” at the Boston Flower Show
“Savor Spring” at the Boston Flower Show

The Boston Flower Show takes place Wednesday through Sunday (March 14 through 18, 2018) in the Seaport World Trade Center, 200 Seaport Boulevard, Boston, Massachusetts.
Since the theme is “Savor Spring”, display gardens and floral designs …

Close and Closer: Photographs by James Reis
January 24, 2018 – 8:28 am | Comments Off on Close and Closer: Photographs by James Reis
Close and Closer: Photographs by James Reis

“Close and Closer” is the theme for an exhibition of photographs of the Arnold Arboretum by James Reis. The arboretum, part of Harvard University, has not only large plants — such as trees — but …

Boston Flower Show
February 13, 2015 – 8:44 am | Comments Off on Boston Flower Show
Boston Flower Show

The Boston Flower Show is set for March 11 through 15, 2015, in the Seaport World Trade Center, 200 Seaport Boulevard, Boston, Massachusetts.
Using this year’s theme, “Season of Enchantment”, professional landscapers will create 20 gardens …

Boston Flower & Garden Show
February 19, 2014 – 8:04 am | Comments Off on Boston Flower & Garden Show
Boston Flower & Garden Show

The Boston Flower & Garden Show will return to the Seaport World Trade Center, 200 Seaport Boulevard, Boston, Massachusetts, March 12 through 16, 2014, with the theme “Romance in the Garden”.
Set to the backdrop …

Today is Lilac Sunday
May 12, 2013 – 8:43 am | Comments Off on Today is Lilac Sunday
Today is Lilac Sunday

The second Sunday in May every year is “Lilac Sunday” at the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University, 125 Arborway, Boston, Massachusetts (map).
Probably because the second Sunday in May also is Mothers’ Day, it’s the only …

Garden Shows
January 3, 2013 – 7:28 pm | Comments Off on Garden Shows
Garden Shows

Sometimes the only way a Road Trips Gardener can get through winter is by visiting a home and garden show. Scheduled mostly at the end of winter, these merchandising extravaganzas tempt us away from the …

Every Tree Tells a Story
July 7, 2012 – 4:53 pm | Comments Off on Every Tree Tells a Story
Every Tree Tells a Story

“Every Tree Tells a Story”, but some stand as living reminders of our country’s past. Twelve extraordinary trees and tree groupings at twelve sites in the United States have been collected into a “landslide” exhibit …

Creating Art with Nature
May 21, 2012 – 12:58 am | Comments Off on Creating Art with Nature
Creating Art with Nature

An exhibit titled “Creating Art with Nature” continues through June 3, 2012, at the Museum of Science, 1 Science Park, Boston, Massachusetts (map).
Bonsai is an art with an ancient history, having originated in China before …

Garden Season in Boston
May 4, 2012 – 12:19 am | Comments Off on Garden Season in Boston
Garden Season in Boston

National Gardens & Parks Day May 11, 2012 (the day before Mother’s Day) kicks off Garden & Park Festivals Season in and around Boston, Massachusetts, with events ranging from “Hidden Gardens of Beacon Hill” to …