Hosted by Rowayton Gardeners and Rowayton Historical Society
Rowayton,CT--Rowayton Gardeners and Rowayton Historical Society join talents in presenting a National Garden Club Small Standard Flower Show at Pinkney Park's Seeley-Dibble Pinkney House on Rowayton Avenue on March 9 - 10, 2013. The theme for the show is "Ahoy -- Spring's Landings," set inside the Rowayton Historical Society's gray shingled house, built between 1790 - 1820, which sits alongside Five Mile River.
The two-day flower show features blooming tulips, daffodils, hyacinths, crocuses, trees, shrubs and other plant materials in horticulture and floral designs by Rowayton Gardeners' members. The show will be judged Saturday morning on March 9, and is open free-of-charge to the public on March 9 from 1 pm - 4 pm, and Sunday, March 10, from 12 pm - 3 pm.
Flower Show Chairman, June Klopfer, a Master Gardener, arranger and judge said, "We welcome community residents and visitors far and wide to enjoy the blossoms and beauty of freshly grown flowers and creative floral design.
These innovative arrangements are all staged in a historical building accompanied by antiques from Pinkney House, The Tool Museum and Maritime Museum."
Rowayton Gardeners holds monthly meetings at the Rowayton Community Center with lectures, workshops on growing and showing fresh plant material, environmental education, beautification projects, and floral design among other events. www.rowaytongardeners.org