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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Festival of Flowers Cruise on Cunard
April 14, 2017 – 8:46 am | Comments Off on Festival of Flowers Cruise on Cunard
Festival of Flowers Cruise on Cunard

Who says Road Trips Gardeners shouldn’t take cruises? Certainly not Cunard, which will stage its first-ever Festival of Flowers voyage this summer on the Queen Victoria. Promised are explorations of gardens and floral landscapes on …

Madeira Flower Festival
December 12, 2012 – 4:59 pm | Comments Off on Madeira Flower Festival
Madeira Flower Festival

The Madeira Flower Festival, set for May 9 through 15, 2013, celebrates the arrival of spring on this Portuguese island.
Floral displays and a flower parade in the city of Funchal are highlights of the annual …

Monte Palace Tropical Garden
May 20, 2011 – 12:19 am | Comments Off on Monte Palace Tropical Garden
Monte Palace Tropical Garden

Plants from all over the world are part of the collection of 100,000 species at Monte Palace Tropical Garden on the Portuguese island of Madeira. It not only includes azaleas, heather and a wide variety …

Roses of Quinta do Arco
May 14, 2011 – 12:08 am | Comments Off on Roses of Quinta do Arco
Roses of Quinta do Arco

Heading to Madeira, Road Trips for Gardeners? Don’t miss the the Roseiral da Quinta do Arco, in Arco de São Jorge on the north coast of the island.
In these gardens, you’ll find one of …

Madeira Flower Festival
January 28, 2011 – 12:03 am | One Comment
Madeira Flower Festival

The Madeira Flower Festival, one of the islands’ most colorful celebrations, is May 5-8, 2011, in Funchal on Portuguese Madeira.
This traditional festival includes exhibitions and musical performances,streets and buildings decorated with flowers, a flower parade, …

Permanent Botanicals
January 13, 2010 – 1:49 am | Comments Off on Permanent Botanicals
Permanent Botanicals

One way gardeners can keep plants in flower all year is by capturing them on canvas. Botanical and Flower Painting classes will be held this spring in two different Orient-Express Hotels: Reid’s Palace on the …