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.
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“The Artist’s Garden” – secret spaces inspiring art
June 19, 2020 – 9:12 pm | Comments Off on “The Artist’s Garden” – secret spaces inspiring art
“The Artist’s Garden” – secret spaces inspiring art

Road Trips Gardeners no doubt know that some of the greatest painters in history were inspired by their gardens. Having a garden close to one’s home or studio is not only convenient for daily material …

Connecticut Flower & Garden Show in February
January 8, 2020 – 8:58 am | Comments Off on Connecticut Flower & Garden Show in February
Connecticut Flower & Garden Show in February

The 39th annual Connecticut Flower & Garden Show will be held February 20 through 23, 2020, in the Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, Connecticut.
Hours are 10 a.m. ti 7 p.m. February 20, 10 …

Connecticut Flower & Garden Show
February 15, 2019 – 8:31 am | Comments Off on Connecticut Flower & Garden Show
Connecticut Flower & Garden Show

The 38th annual “Connecticut Flower & Garden Show” takes place February 21 through 24, 2019, in the Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, Connecticut. Hours are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m. …

Cacti and Succulent Show in Connecticut
March 15, 2017 – 8:40 am | Comments Off on Cacti and Succulent Show in Connecticut
Cacti and Succulent Show in Connecticut

The 34th annual Cactus and Succulent Show and Sale takes place April 1 and 2, 2017, in the Naugatuck Valley Community College, 750 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, Connnecticut.
There’s no admission charge for the show, sponsored by …

Sunflower Maze in Connecticut
August 3, 2015 – 8:36 am | Comments Off on Sunflower Maze in Connecticut
Sunflower Maze in Connecticut

Most farm field mazes are corn, but Lyman Orchards does it differently. Their maze at 52 South Street, Middlefield, Connecticut, is planted with sunflowers.
Open now through August 23, 2015, the hours are 9 a.m. to …

Rose Sunday
June 17, 2015 – 8:16 am | Comments Off on Rose Sunday
Rose Sunday

Rose Sunday takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 21, 2015, in the Rose Garden at Elizabeth Park, 1561 Asylum Avenue, West Hartford, Connecticut. All events are free.
The 34th annual show and sale …

Connecticut Flower & Garden Show
January 16, 2015 – 8:47 am | Comments Off on Connecticut Flower & Garden Show
Connecticut Flower & Garden Show

The 34th annual Connecticut Flower & Garden Show takes place February 19 through 22, 2015, in the Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, Connecticut.
Highlights of “Spirit of Spring” include:
• Eighteen gardens filling more than …

Chrysanthemum Festival Parade
September 5, 2014 – 8:28 am | Comments Off on Chrysanthemum Festival Parade
Chrysanthemum Festival Parade

The Chrysanthemum Festival Parade always is a highlight of the annual Chrysanthemum Festival in Bristol, Connecticut. This year it will step off at 1:30 p.m. September 28, 2014. (The parade is directed by The Greater …

Hartford Blooms
June 16, 2014 – 8:00 am | Comments Off on Hartford Blooms
Hartford Blooms

The 20th anniversary “Hartford Blooms” Garden Tour takes place June 21 through 29, 2014, in Hartford, Connecticut.
This nine-day showcase of the city’s gardens and historic architecture includes daily self-guided tours of both public and private …

Connecticut Historic Gardens Day
April 24, 2013 – 7:57 am | Comments Off on Connecticut Historic Gardens Day
Connecticut Historic Gardens Day

If you’re heading to New England this summer, Road Trips Gardeners, here’s an event to mark on your travel calendar.
Connecticut Historic Gardens Day takes place from 1 to 4 p.m. June 23, 2013, at Roseland …