Flower Shows

Orchid Show

                                          The one place that “more is more” works is with flowers. This year’s theme at The NY Botanical Garden …Read More

The New York Botanical Garden

It’s spring! Prime time at the Garden. Everything is blooming -– don’t miss the azalea garden, perennial garden, rock garden, lilac collection. Peonies are about to burst. Just open in the Enid Haupt Conservatory, a glorious recreation of the famous …Read More

Afton Villa, St. Francisville, Louisiana

It’s time someone spoke about gardens. And from my remote seat at the VDP, what better place to start than with Louisiana’s Afton Villa, a garden with which many are likely unacquainted but truly is one of the grand private …Read More

Orchid Show

6,000 orchids in the Conservatory at the annual NY Botanical Garden Orchid Show.  Hanging in trees in a rain forest, planted among huge palms and tropical plants and around serene pools.  Easy to get there – 20 minutes on Metro …Read More