Garden Trivia Night

Tuesday, September 24, 20196 to 8:30 p.m.Chelly’s Cafe214 W 85th StreetKansas City, Missouri 64114 If you know the flower featured in the title of this 1989 movie that features the story line of 6 southern women or what flower also shares a name with a musical instrument, you should join […]

LilyPalooza 2019

Saturday, October 26, 20199 a.m. to 5 p.m.Pick up your pre-ordered bulbs and shop for any last minute additions. Home of Brian Chadwick-Robinson and Chuck Robinson5738 Willow AveRaytown, Missouri 64133 LilyPalooza is celebrating its 10th year of bringing you new and exciting varieties of lilies and select other bulbs for […]

The Waterfall and Conservatory at Des Moines Botanical Garden.

2019 Summer Road Trip – Iowa and Minnesota

Friday, June 28-30, 2019Visiting Minnesota Landscape Arboretum and Alan Branhagen, Des Moines Botanic Garden, Reiman Gardens, Como Park Conservatory. Let’s all take a road trip this summer. Along the way we will have adventures, laughter and see four great public gardens over three fabulous days with amazing gardeners such as […]

Duane Hoover

Year in Review, a Photo Collection with Duane Hoover, Kauffman Gardens

Saturday, November 2, 201910:30 a.m.Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center4750 TroostKansas City, Missouri 64110 Join us as we celebrate the year that was through photos and anecdotes of gardens, plants and gardeners.

Robert Whitman

25 Amazing Trees & Shrubs for Kansas City with Robert Whitman Including Handouts from Program

Part of the Gardeners Connect Free Speaker Series.Brought to you in part by members like you. Thank you. Saturday, March 16, 201910:30 a.m.Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center4750 TroostKansas City, Missouri 64110 Choosing a tree or shrub for your garden can be daunting. It is both a major investment of […]

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Plantaholic Frolic Hits the Road

Saturday, April 27, 2019Visiting Gardeners Connect Supporters Vintage Hill Farms, Bloomers Greenhouse and Johnson Farms Plants and Pumpkins For the 2019 Plantaholic Frolic we decided to showcase a few of our Gardeners Connect sponsors. They are all huge supporters of Gardeners Connect and support or mission and we are thrilled […]

PHS Flower Show

Garden Getaway: Philadelphia Flower Show 2019

Friday, March 1, 2019 through Tuesday, March 5, 2019Visiting PHS Flower Show and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Single Occupancy $1800 per person Dual Occupancy $1350 per person Flowers have enormous impact on our lives as gardeners. The 190th PHS Flower Show will pay tribute to that with sweeping landscapes and artful interpretations exemplifying […]

Growing the Midwest Garden with Edward Lyon

Part of the Gardeners Connect Free Speaker Series.Brought to you in part by members like you. Thank you. Saturday, February 16, 201910:30 a.m.Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center4750 TroostKansas City, Missouri 64110 As Midwestern gardeners we all know the challenges we face on a daily basis. Whether it be extreme […]

Timothy Moloney

Mistakes to Avoid in Landscape Design with Tim Moloney

Part of the Gardeners Connect Free Speaker Series.Brought to you in part by members like you. Thank you. See You This Morning! No Snow Day for Us. Saturday, January 19, 201910:30 a.m.Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center4750 TroostKansas City, Missouri 64110 In designing your outdoor space it is often hard […]

Paperwhite Party

It’s a Paperwhite Party!

Our Paperwhites Planting Party has become a tradition for Gardeners Connect, and we would like you to join us. However, the location has changed. Saturday, November 17, 201810 a.m. to noonTrailside Center9901 Holmes RoadKansas City, MO 64131. Join us at the Paperwhites Planting Party for homemade soup, garden banter and […]

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Affiliates

The following organizations are affiliates of Gardeners Connect.  Bonsai Society of Greater Kansas City website Greater Kansas City Dahlia Society website Greater Kansas City Gardeners of America Greater Kansas City Herb Study Group Greater Kansas City Iris Society website Heart of America Gesneriad Society Heartland Hosta & Shade Plant Society website […]

Garden Faire

Garden Faire

Saturday, October 27, 20189 a.m. to NoonRockhurst University, Arrupe Hall5351 ForestKansas City, Missouri 64112(located within the Rockhurst University Campus at 54th and Troost) Garden Faire is growing, and we are the move to swankier digs at Rockhurst University with more space, no stairs and lots of parking.  Garden Faire brings […]

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LilyPalooza 2018

Saturday, October 27, 20189 a.m. to NoonRockhurst University, Arrupe Hall5351 ForestKansas City, Missouri 64112(located within the Rockhurst University Campus at 54th and Troost) Join us for the ninth annual LilyPalooza, presented by Gardeners Connect. We strive to bring you the best in lilies and other select fall planted bulbs to […]

Five Seasons

Five Seasons

Gardeners Connect is proud to sponsor the encore screening of Five Seasons – The Gardens of Piet Oudolf on Sunday, September 16, 5:15 p.m. Please join us at the Glenwood Arts Theater, 3707 W. 95th Street, Overland Park, KS 66206.  Gardeners Connect will have drawings for door prizes!  Tickets are $7.00 […]

Jane Austen

Garden Like Austen: Plants Jane Knew and Grew and So Can You!

Sunday, September 30, 2018Noon – 2:30 p.m.Webster House1644 Wyandotte StreetKansas City, Missouri 64108 Join us for an afternoon tea at Webster House and a program about English novelist Jane Austen and Regency Era gardens. Two happy coincidences bring this program to us. One, Jane Austen’s novels have an avid following […]

Gardeners Q&A: 2018 Edition

Three local gardening experts answer the pertinent questions of Midwest gardeners.

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Garden Getaway: PHS Philadelphia Flower Show

Friday, March 2, 2018 through Tuesday, March 6, 2018 Visiting PHS Flower Show and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This Trip has Sold Out! [su_list] Single Occupancy $1650 per person Dual Occupancy $1150 per person Single Occupancy No Airfare, No Ground Transportation Option $1440 per person Dual Occupancy No Airfare, No Ground Transportation […]

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The Intimate Relationship of Plants and People: Gardening and Beyond with Maria Fadiman

Part of the Gardeners Connect Free Speaker Series. Brought to you in part by members like you. Thank you. Thursday, March 15, 2018 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. New Location, New Date and New Time! Kansas City Public Library Plaza Branch 4801 Main Street Kansas City, Missouri 64112 Even to […]

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Selecting Perennials for Landscape Durability and Sustainability for the Lower Midwest with Bill Malouche.

Part of the Gardeners Connect Free Speaker Series. Brought to you in part by members like you. Thank you. Saturday, January 20, 2018 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Download the Presentation as a Full Color PDF 78 MB New Location! Kansas City Public Library Plaza Branch 4801 Main Street Kansas […]

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The Midcentury Modern Landscape with Ethne Clarke

Part of the Gardeners Connect Free Speaker Series. Brought to you in part by members like you. Thank you. Thursday, April 26, 2018 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. New Location, New Date and New Time! Kansas City Public Library Plaza Branch 4801 Main Street Kansas City, Missouri 64112   Midcentury […]