Join us for Flower Fest at the Arboretum. We will celebrate all things green and growing! Here's what's on tap:
Men's and Women's Garden Club of Minneapolis "Flower, Food & Foto Show"
Sat., 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. & Sun., 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., MacMillan Auditorium. Free with Arboretum admission.
This is one of the premier flower shows in the metro area—a display of stunning flowers, vegetables, floral designs and photography. To participate in the FFF show, visit www.minneapolismensgardenclub.org and click on the events tab or contact Judy Berglund at 952-975-1960. Membership in the garden club is not required to participate. Entries will be accepted between 7 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. on August 17 at the Arboretum. Judging will be between 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Categories include annuals, perennials, roses, bulbs,corms and tubers, potted plants vegetables, floral design and more!
Also don't miss the following popular plant sales:
Iris Society of Minnesota Annual Sale. Rhizomes. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday & 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Great Hall, Oswald Visitor Center.
Daffodil Society of Minnesota Annual Sale. Bulbs from local hybridizer Dr. John Reed. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday & 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Great Hall. Oswald Visitor Center.
Floral entries in the flower show.
Iris bulb sales area.