Connecticut Flower & Garden Show 2015

Sir Peacock at CT Garden Show in A Garden For All by Kathy Diemer

Sir Peacock greets everyone at the entryway (photo by: Kathy Diemer)

There’s only one way to fight a seemingly endless winter; enlist some serious flower power! In my neck of the woods this entailed taking a much needed break from the snow and frigid temps to attend the 34th annual Connecticut Flower & Garden Show, just an hour away at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford. If you didn’t have a chance to visit, there are other flower shows across the east coast such as Vermont Flower Show from February 27 through March 1, the Boston Flower and Garden Show from March 11 through 15, and the oldest, Philadelphia Flower Show, which premiered in 1829 and will be open from February 28 through March 8. (Please check your area for other local listings). [Read more…]

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