Without Bugs, There are No Gardens
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If you want to make your garden “buzz” with bees and bugs, consider wildlife gardening.
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Orchid and Tropical Bonsai Show
January 21, 2015 – 8:51 am | Comments Off on Orchid and Tropical Bonsai Show
Orchid and Tropical Bonsai Show

The annual Orchid and Tropical Bonsai Show is underway at the Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens 700 Frank Curto Drive, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
The orchids are on display in the glasshouse, and the tropical bonsai in the …

Austin Home & Garden Show
January 12, 2015 – 8:50 am | Comments Off on Austin Home & Garden Show
Austin Home & Garden Show

Heading to south central Texas? Road Trips Gardeners might want to swing by Austin for the 17th annual Home & Garden Show in the Austin Convention Center, 500 East Cesar Chavez Street, Austin, Texas. It’s …

A Tropical Garden With a Sandbox
January 9, 2015 – 8:12 am | Comments Off on A Tropical Garden With a Sandbox
A Tropical Garden With a Sandbox

OK, so it’s not really a garden event — but it does take place in a garden: the Sun Garden of the Quad City Botanical Center, 2525 Fourth Avenue, Rock Island, Illinois, to be exact.
Now …

Two Home & Garden Shows
January 5, 2015 – 8:38 am | Comments Off on Two Home & Garden Shows
Two Home &  Garden Shows

Heading southeast, Road Trips Gardeners? Both the Greater Roanoke Home & Garden Show and the Volusia County Home & Garden Show take place January 9 through 11, 2015.
The sixth annual Roanoke show takes place in …

Winter Flower and Train Show
January 2, 2015 – 8:00 am | Comments Off on Winter Flower and Train Show
Winter Flower and Train Show

It’s not too late to celebrate the holiday season at the Winter Flower and Train Show. It’s open in the Lincoln Park Conservatory, 2391 North Stockton Drive, Chicago, Illinois, through Sunday (January 4, 2015).
Model trains …

“Silver Linings” at Chicago’s Garfield Park
December 29, 2014 – 8:45 am | Comments Off on “Silver Linings” at Chicago’s Garfield Park
“Silver Linings” at Chicago’s Garfield Park

In June 2011, the Garfield Park Conservatory stood in the path of one of the worst hail storms Chicago has ever seen. After years of construction, limited access, and the challenges of protecting the plant …

Holiday Flower Show in Minnesota
December 26, 2014 – 8:32 am | Comments Off on Holiday Flower Show in Minnesota
Holiday Flower Show in Minnesota

Christmas may be over, but the Holiday Flower Show continues through January 4, 2015, in the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory of the Como Park Zoo & Conservatory, 1225 Estabrook Drive, Saint Paul, Minnesota.
A tradition begun in …

Poinsettias and Model Trains
December 24, 2014 – 8:54 am | Comments Off on Poinsettias and Model Trains
Poinsettias and Model Trains

More than 5,600 poinsettia plants in 26 different varieties — multi-hued, deep red, sparkling white and speckled — are grown in greenhouses starting as early as July for the annual holiday show in Lauritzen Gardens, …

Poinsettias in Buffalo
December 19, 2014 – 8:42 am | Comments Off on Poinsettias in Buffalo
Poinsettias in Buffalo

Thousands of holiday flowers will brighten the conservatory of the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, 2655 South Park Avenue, Buffalo, New York, through January 4, 2015, during the annual Poinsettia Show.
This year’s theme is …

Poinsettias at Bedford Falls
December 17, 2014 – 8:20 am | Comments Off on Poinsettias at Bedford Falls
Poinsettias at Bedford Falls

The annual poinsettia show at the Howard Peters Rawlings Conservatory & Botanic Gardens, Baltimore, Maryland, runs through January 4, 2015.
This year, the show’s theme is Bedford Falls (yes, the town of “It’s …