The annual San Francisco Flower & Garden Show is third largest flower and garden show of its kind in the US. Held over the course of five days, this one of a kind event ushers in Spring for landscape professionals and Bay Area gardeners by featuring 18 unique display gardens created by top West Coast garden designers. The exhibiting gardens have been inspired by this year’s international theme “Gardens Make the World Go Round.”
Mark your calendar for the big event.
The San Francisco Flower & Garden Show takes place Wednesday through Sunday, March 20-24, 2013 at the San Mateo Event Center. Show hours are Wednesday, March 20 through Saturday March 23rd from 10am to 7pm and Sunday March 24th from 10am to 6pm.
Some of the upcoming highlights of this year’s event include:
- A juried exhibition of creative and inspirational garden design at its best
- Leading garden designers, nurseries and horticulturalists sharing new ideas, green techniques and inspiration
- A large organic edible garden display
- Small space gardens that celebrate the garden-to-table movement
- Over 70 workshops and seminars on green topics and new landscape techniques
- An expanded marketplace to purchase plants, orchids, seeds, tools and unique outdoor items and crafts from over 300 vendors
Proud supporters of the event and Bay Area Landscape Professionals.
Pacific Nurseries is co-sponsoring the 2013 show and will be attending the Deadheader’s Garden Gala celebration of the event. Please join us and celebrate this annual tradition with wine, hors d’oeuvres, and live entertainment by the Sycamore Slough String Band and singers from the San Francisco Opera on Tuesday night, March 19, 2013 from 6 to 9PM in the San Mateo Event Center.
Advance tickets for attending the Deadheader’s Garden Gala are $100 per person and include an all-access pass to the SF Flower & Garden Show with unlimited access to the show on any day between March 20-24. Tickets at the door for the Deadheader’s Garden Gala are $125. All proceeds support the show and the event.
Plants, service and satisfaction to help professionals succeed.
Many of the exhibiting gardens at the San Francisco Flower & Garden Show will be displaying trees, shrubs and plants from Pacific Nurseries that include everything from the ordinary to the exotic. From ground covers, to native grasses, to flowering shrubs and trees, Pacific Nurseries has served Bay Area landscape professionals since 1869 with the personalized service, expert advice, competitive prices and an ever expanding selection of plants that they need to create unique and innovative gardens and landscapes.
No better way to welcome Spring and a new season of growth.
Whether you’re looking for do-it-yourself inspiration, professional resources for a landscape project, or you just want to stroll through some amazing gardens, there’s no better way to welcome Spring and a new growing season than by visiting the San Francisco Flower & Garden Show.
For online ticket sales, seminar schedules, exhibitors and general show information visit www.sfgardenshow.com. Admission includes all regular seminars and demonstrations.
If you’ll be attending the show, share a comment or what you’ll be looking for at the show. We look forward to seeing you there!
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