NYBG Orchid Show

Submitted by ub on Fri, 04/06/2012 - 18:17

Marvel at The Orchid Show: Patrick Blanc’s Vertical Gardens
and enjoy a full week of fun family programming, April 7–15. The Garden is open on Monday, April 9.

The 10th Annual Orchid Show features the vertical garden creations of world-renowned French botanist and artist
Patrick Blanc, highlighting thousands of colorful orchids in ten dramatic walls. In an explosion of alluring design and fragrance, exotic plant walls rise high above, creating this season’s not-to-be missed exhibition for garden lovers, orchid fans, and those desiring a one-day tropical retreat.

School is out, but spring is in full session! Each day at the Garden features hands-on fun for families to welcome the season, including outdoor nature exploration, terrarium workshops, hands-on gardening activities and a family concert by the Bronx Arts Ensemble.