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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For Road Trips Gardeners in Northeast Ohio This Weekend
September 23, 2017 – 8:39 am | Comments Off on For Road Trips Gardeners in Northeast Ohio This Weekend
For Road Trips Gardeners in Northeast Ohio This Weekend

The 27th annual “Mum Fest 2017” takes place today (September 23, 2017) and tomorrow (September 24, 2017) in Lake Anna Park, Barberton, Ohio. Some 17,000 chrysanthemum plants promise “a million mum blooms”.
Official hours are 10 …

Wildflower Show and Spring Festival in Australia
September 18, 2017 – 8:35 am | Comments Off on Wildflower Show and Spring Festival in Australia
Wildflower Show and Spring Festival in Australia

If you’re not headed Down Under, you’ll miss the Wildflower Show and Spring Festival in the Shire of Ravensthorpe, Western Australia.
Underway now, it continues through Saturday (September 23, 2017).
Known for its biodiversity, coastline, and national …

Carnival of Flowers in Australia
September 13, 2017 – 8:51 am | Comments Off on Carnival of Flowers in Australia
Carnival of Flowers in Australia

Road Trips Gardeners headed Down Under might want to check out the Carnival of Flowers in Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia.
It opens Friday (September 15, 2017) and runs through September 24, 2017. The floral parade steps off …

“Bruce Munro: LIGHT” in Rockford, Illinois
September 11, 2017 – 8:12 am | Comments Off on “Bruce Munro: LIGHT” in Rockford, Illinois
“Bruce Munro: LIGHT” in Rockford, Illinois

“Bruce Munro: LIGHT” is on view through November 5, 2017, in the Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens, 1354 North Second Street, Rockford, Illinois.
It features eight large-scale sculptures, including Munro’s iconic “Field of Light” and “Water-Towers.” Two …

For Road Trips Gardeners Near Philly This Weekend
September 9, 2017 – 8:24 am | Comments Off on For Road Trips Gardeners Near Philly This Weekend
For Road Trips Gardeners Near Philly This Weekend

Brilliant dahlia blooms fill the Conservatory of Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, today and tomorrow (September 9 and 10, 2017).
The competitive show sponsored by the Greater Philadelphia Dahlia Society features hundreds of …

Butterfly Festival
September 8, 2017 – 8:29 am | Comments Off on Butterfly Festival
Butterfly Festival

As long-time readers of Road Trips for Gardeners already know, your editor considers butterflies as “flowers with wings”.
So, here’s another Butterfly Festival to check out these frequent garden visitors. The Kansas Wetlands Education Center, 592 …

“Chrysanthemums and More!” at Meijer Gardens
September 4, 2017 – 8:39 am | Comments Off on “Chrysanthemums and More!” at Meijer Gardens
“Chrysanthemums and More!” at Meijer Gardens

Celebrate “shape & form” at “Chrysanthemums and More!“, on display at the Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan, September 15 through October 29, 2017..
This exhibition is centered …

International Garden Festival in Berlin, Germany
September 1, 2017 – 8:47 am | Comments Off on International Garden Festival in Berlin, Germany
International Garden Festival in Berlin, Germany

There’s still time to participate in the International Garden Festival in Berlin, Germany. It’s “on” through October 15, 2017, in the district of Marzahn-Hellersdorf, east of Berlin’s city center.
The festival, which includes gardening, urban space …

One Weekend Left to Celebrate Dahlias
August 30, 2017 – 8:49 am | Comments Off on One Weekend Left to Celebrate Dahlias
One Weekend Left to Celebrate Dahlias

Well, Road Trips Gardeners, we’ve missed the first weekend of the Dahlia Festival — but there’s a second weekend coming up.
More than 30 acres with hundreds of dahlia varieties are blooming September 2 through 4, …

Waterlily Festival in Georgia
August 28, 2017 – 8:37 am | Comments Off on Waterlily Festival in Georgia
Waterlily Festival in Georgia

Waterlilies will be celebrated September 23 and 24, 2017, at Gibbs Gardens, 1987 Gibbs Drive, Ball Ground, Georgia
It’s an Arts Festival and Monet Waterlily Festival too. In addition to waterlilies “blooming with gusto” (both hardy …