Sunday, March 14, 2010

52nd Annual Indiana Flower & Patio Show

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Hello Gardening Friends!

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We just came back from a nice little trip to Indianapolis…..

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for the Flower and Patio Show at the Fairgrounds….

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This was my first time to go to this event.

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To say we enjoyed it would be an understatement!

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It rained all weekend, but it was worth it….

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There were some incredible displays….

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and beautiful combinations….

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…..and loads of themed gardens, which my girls really enjoyed….

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My favorite was the water features…..

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And anything with a fireplace….. wow…..

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They had tons of spring bulbs…. which I am patiently waiting for here at home…..

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And a big theme was “found art”…. which was so nice to see.

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This was a simple idea, but I just loved these…..

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It was just great to see so many ideas…..

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Did I have a favorite….. no, they were all beautiful….. thanks so much for all the work that these vendors put into these events.

http://indianaflowerandpatioshow.com/home.html

Here is the site for the show, it goes on thru March 20th, so you still have time to see it!

http://indianaflowerandpatioshow.com/Gardens%202009.html

Here is a page from the 2009 show as well with nice pictures too.

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And take the kids, there is some neat things they will enjoy seeing!

Happy Gardening…….Brooke

PS…. I bought some really pretty lily bulbs there too for a nice price….gotta love that!

1 comment:

  1. Hi Brooke~~ Well those kids sure look happy. Cutie pies.

    I can see why it would be difficult to have a favorite. From everything your photos it looks like a great inspirational show.

    ReplyDelete

Wonderful to hear from you and taking the time to visit. Come back soon and let me know how I can visit you online as well. I love to meet new gardeners!

Here is the finalized list of all the stops on the Christmas in the Country Tour 2014 here at Creative Country Mom's.

Featured Home Tours - Panoply, Aiken House and Garden,


Featured Home Tours - A Delightsome Life, Shabby Art Boutique,


DAY THREE - DECEMBER 2ND

Featured Home Tours - Nancherrow and

Sweet Tea and Saving Grace


DAY FOUR - DECEMBER 3RD

Featured Home Tours - Meadow Lake Road, Designer's Sweet Spot,

Bohemian Juncktion and White Lace Cottage


DAY FIVE - DECEMBER 4TH

Featured Home Tours - Momcrieff and

Somewhat Quirky Designs


DAY SIX - DECEMBER 5TH

Featured Home Tours - Shabby FuFu, What Meegan Makes,

I Am A Homemaker and Major Huff Takes A Wife


DAY SEVEN - DECEMBER 8TH

Featured Home Tours - Lilacs and Longhorns,

Garden Matter and Southern Seazons


DAY EIGHT - DECEMBER 9TH

Featured Home Tours - Atta Girl Says, Our Southern Home

For What It's Worth and Designthusiasm


DAY NINE - DECEMBER 10TH

Featured Home Tours - Chatfield Court

and Holidays At The Harris Home


DAY TEN - DECEMBER 11TH
Featured Home Tours - Dwellings - The Heart of the Home,
DIY 180, Domicile 37 and Little Red Brick House

DAY ELEVEN - DECEMBER 12TH

Featured Home Tours - Dandelion Patina,

Real Inspired and Sweet Melanie


I wish to thank all of the bloggers that participated and all the ones whom shared their links at the party. I so enjoyed every day of the tour and all the wonderful homes all decorated for the holidays. Merry Christmas to everyone! xxx....Brooke