Tulip Festivals Herald Spring
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There’s nothing that says springtime more than a tulip festival, and there are at least a dozen in North America from which to choose.
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Snowdrop Days: A Midwinter Celebration
November 19, 2012 – 8:29 am | No Comment
Snowdrop Days: A Midwinter Celebration

“Snowdrop Days: A Midwinter Celebration” is set for February 2 through 10, 2013, in the Chelsea Physic Garden, 66 Royal Hospital Road, London, England (map)
Otherwise closed for the winter (it reopens March 29, 2013), the …

Mimosa Festival
February 13, 2012 – 12:45 am | No Comment
Mimosa Festival

Known in France as the “winter sun”, the bright yellow blooms of the mimosa tree has been a symbol of the Mandelieu-La Napoule region since the mid-19th Century.
That’s when the flowering tree was introduced into …

Herb and Garden Show
February 10, 2012 – 12:30 am | One Comment
Herb and Garden Show

The 24th Annual Midwest Herb and Garden Show is going on right now (February 10-12, 2012) at Times Square Mall in Mount Vernon, Illinois.
The event is sponsored by the Herbs for Health and Fun …

Tropical Extravaganza Festival
February 3, 2012 – 12:13 am | No Comment
Tropical Extravaganza Festival

The Tropical Extravaganza Festival gets underway tomorrow (February 4, 2012) at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London, England, United Kingdom.
Running through March 4, 2012, the festival features displays of exotic orchids, tropical flowers and foliage …

Scottish Snowdrop Festival
January 27, 2012 – 12:33 am | No Comment
Scottish Snowdrop Festival

Celebrate the promise of spring at the annual Scottish Snowdrop Festival, held February 4, 2012, through March 18, 2012.
Arranged by VisitScotland, the festival includes more than 50 garden showcasing their snowdrop spots, some of which …

Wilmington Garden Show
January 12, 2012 – 11:27 pm | No Comment
Wilmington Garden Show

The 19th annual Garden Show will be held February 4 and 5, 2012, in the Schwartz Center of Cape Fear Community College, 601 North Front Street, Wilmington, North Carolina (map).
Hours are 9 a.m. to …

Fantasy Garden Train Show
January 4, 2012 – 12:51 am | No Comment
Fantasy Garden Train Show

Don’t think that because the holidays are over you’ve missed your chance to see that perennial combination of model trains and gardens, Road Trips Gardeners.
The Fantasy Garden Train Show opens January 14, 2012, in Milwaukee’s …

Camellia Walks
November 18, 2011 – 12:18 am | No Comment
Camellia Walks

Wander through the camellias at Middleton Place Gardens, 4300 Ashley River Road, Charleston, South Carolina, from February 11, 2012, through March 24, 2012.
Colors range from white to shades of red and pink.
The Gardens, which …

Rhode Island Flower Show
November 16, 2011 – 12:17 am | No Comment
Rhode Island Flower Show

“Simple Pleasures”, the spring flower and garden show in the Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence, Rhode Island, takes place February 23 through 26, 2012.
Seminars scheduled include “Sustainable Roses for New England Gardens”, “Pruning with Purpose” …

Akron Home and Flower Show
November 11, 2011 – 12:56 am | No Comment
Akron Home and Flower Show

If you’re driving anywhere in northern Ohio toward the end of February, Road Trips Gardeners, consider swinging by Akron.
The 18th annual Akron Home and Flower Show is scheduled for February 24 through 26, 2012, in …