From March 23, 2013 – March 24, 2013
In 2013, the Chicago Botanic Garden celebrates 40 years of flower shows with 30 shows March through October! The American Flower Show Series brings together amateur and expert gardeners and educators by offering floral exhibits and programs that focus on America’s favorite flower groups.
March 23-24: Northern Illinois Gesneriad Society Show & Sale
This show features approximately 50 exhibits of 20 types of gesneriads. Visitors can learn about the types of gesneriads, gesneriad propagation and get tips on how to grow these interesting plants. Plants, cuttings, tubers and rhizomes will also be available for purchase.
Saturday: 12 – 4:30 p.m, Sunday: 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.