Turn your thumb green! Join Smithsonian Gardens’ horticulturists and friends for a series of free lunchtime webinars on gardening basics on Thursdays 12 to 1 p.m.
June 10 – Cicadas!
Presenter: Holly Walker
June 17- Houseplant Diversity and the Benefits of Taxonomy Knowledge
Presenter: Virginia Thaxton
July 8, 2021
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM EDT
Explore community gardens and the connection to social justice and food security with two photographs created decades apart.
Register here at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/in-dialogue-smithsonian-objects-and-social-justice-tickets-154435315185
Welcome to the verdant beds of Smithsonian Gardens, splashed with color and buzzing with activity. Morning walks along shady garden paths are calling. We would like to offer you virtual tours through our gardens and greenhouses.
Smithsonian Gardens extends the Smithsonian’s museum experience in a public garden setting with over 180 acres of outdoor gardens including 13 public exhibition gardens often called the Smithsonian institution’s “museum without walls.”
We are open to the public every day except December 25 and January 20, 2021.
May 10, 2019 - December, 2021
Traveling through December 2021
November 16, 2017 - Indefinitely
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Happy Rose Month! I’ve yet to find a person who doesn’t admire roses for their beauty. Finding those who see them as resilient, drought-tolerant, and disease-resistant plants takes more time, but it is possible and very rewarding. Thanks to a Smithsonian Gardens professional development grant awarded in October 2018, I was given the opportunity to […]
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