Tag Archives: Rutherford Conservatory

Winter Blooms

It’s been so long since my last post, and I am sorry to say that I had completely forgotten about my blog over the holidays! I did have a few opportunities to visit some botanical conservatories in the area in … Continue reading

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May Blooms in the Garden

Meconopsis lingholm Yipee! It’s Blue Poppy time at the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden. Just visited the garden today, and the blooms just keep on coming! As soon as one species fades out, another one makes its appearance. The fragrant Azaleas … Continue reading

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Tropical Rhododendrons

So what’s currently blooming at the Rutherford Conservatory at the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden? Some of my favorites that I wait for each year to bloom! Here’s a few images of Vireya (tropical rhododendron) blooms. Lovely Pleione Orchids are blooming … Continue reading

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Evening in the Garden

This past weekend I attended a private dinner party at the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden, in Federal Way. The dinner is a way to thank all paid members of the garden for their support throughout the year. This was my … Continue reading

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A Bloom Here, a Bloom There

Camellia I’ve been monitoring the blooms since February at the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden in Federal Way, Washington, making trips about every two weeks. I am so glad I went when I did to catch the giant Chinese variety Magnolias … Continue reading

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