Summer Flower Show

April 28 through September 30, 2018

The Summer Flower Show displays the greatest array of warm season blooming plants over the longest schedule of the five Sunken Garden Flower Shows. Pink will be the main color with hints of white in the 2018 Summer Flower Show. Oriental lilies, cordyline, petunias, geraniums, hibiscus, buddleia, begonia and dichondra are just some of the flowers featured in this year’s show!

Fall Flower Show

Saturday, October 6 through Sunday, November 25, 2018

SG closed for mid-show change October 29 – November 2

While many Minnesota gardens are winding down for the winter season, the Sunken Garden at the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory will be in full bloom! The Fall Flower Show features a variety of Chrysanthemums. The colors for the show will be red and yellow. Yellow Swiss Chard and Chili Chilly peppers will serve to accentuate the red and yellow chrysanthemums.

Holiday Flower Show

December 1 through January 6, 2019

The Holiday Flower Show tradition began in 1925 and continues to be the most anticipated and visited flower attraction at the Conservatory today. The Holiday show will have a Victorian theme with all red poinsettias, plus purple salvia, lavender and scented geraniums.

See a video of the 2017 Holiday Flower Show here.

Winter Flower Show

Saturday, January 12 through Sunday, March 10, 2019

The 2018 Winter Flower Show will be transformed into the “Super Bold” Flower Show.  Enjoy the beautiful sights and floral scents of Azaleas, Pansies, Cyclamen and Cineraria. Their purples, silvers and whites will be a celebration in flowers during the big game.  *2018 Description.

See a video of the Winter Flower Show here.

Spring Flower Show

March 16 through April 21, 2019

The spring show will include yellow Tulips, yellow Daffodils, blue Hyacinth and yellow Crocus with a small percentage of White Hydrangeas. Hyacinth, Asiatic lilies,  Calla, and Crocus will be the featured flowers giving this show a unique aesthetic. *2018 Description