Springtime In Paris

(Credit: Karin Phillips)

Topiary Animals Are A Big Draw At The Philadelphia Flower Show

Workers at Valley Forge Flowers in Wayne join with volunteers from the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society to glue thousands of dried flowers to frames to create giant animals.


(credit:  Phran Novelli)

A Sign Of ‘Springtime’ In Philadelphia: The Flower Show

It’s time for The Flower Show – proof that you’ve survived the winter.


(Eric Matzke, photographed in the offices of City Food Tours.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Philadelphia Food Tour Operator Picks Up Flower Show’s Paris Theme

In honor of the upcoming Philadelphia Flower Show, a specialty tour operator in the city is hosting a special series of food tastings with a French twist, to complement the flower show’s theme of “Springtime in Paris.”


(credit: Phran Novelli)

The Philadelphia Flower Show As A Gift

Now you can buy tickets to the Philadelphia Flower Show online and print them at home – which means you can go shopping in your socks at the very last second and still be a spectacular Santa.


(A display of live flowers outside the Sofitel hotel, 17th and Sansom Streets, heralds the approach of the Philadelphia Flower Show.  Photo by Karin Phillips)

Philly Flower Show Will Get A Paris Theme This Year

Drew Becher, president of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, says the 2011 flower show will highlight all the pleasures of Paris — from the Eiffel Tower, to landscapes, to gardens, food, and entertainments — but also the pleasures of Philadelphia.