May 3 through October 5, 2014
We will feature some new plants for the 2014 Summer Show including the Cartwheel series of Gerbera Daisy, with very large, semi-double flowers; and Kangaroo Paw Cape Red Lead. Fragrance for the show will be powered by our fantasic Oriental Lilies, Roses, and Heliotrope. Show is complemented with some blue Agapanthus, various geraniums, caladium and Petunias.
October 11 through November 30, 2014 (CLOSED NOVEMBER 3 – 7)
While many Minnesota gardens are winding down for the winter season, the Sunken Garden at the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory will be in full bloom.
December 6, 2014 through January 4, 2015
The Holiday Flower Show tradition began in 1925 and continues to be the most anticipated and visited flower attraction at the Conservatory today. It is a visual sensation to behold featuring hundreds of poinsettias.
January 10 through March 15, 2015
The Winter Show will have a mixture of the purple, red, pink and yellow. Plants highlighted will be various Cyclamen, Pansies, Viola, Cineraria, Amaryllis, Primula from the Touch me Midi series, Azaleas, Camellias, and Velthemia with their pink flower spikes. Fragrance to the show will be supplies by various Oriental lilies and Papewhite Narcissus.
March 21 through April 26, 2015
This year the Spring Show highlights the Hydrangea Arizona. When grown one way it will turn out red, when grown another way, it will turn out magenta! We will also feature the Hydrangea Oregon Pride, that turns out purple. Tulips, Hyacinth, Asiatic lilies, Calla, Bearded Iris, Allium, Crocus and Grape Hyacinth will be the featured flowers.