A beautiful and regal display of one of the state’s largest collections of waterlilies will be featured in the ponds and waterways during the 18th Annual Waterlily Celebration. Known for capturing the imagination of painters, photographers, and horticulture enthusiasts, these stunning flowers are not only beautiful, but also play an important role in our aquatic ecosystem. Come learn more about their importance, various species, variety of colors, growing periods, and blooming frequencies from our plant experts. Enjoy plein artists creating original works of art throughout the Garden, plant repotting demonstrations and plant sales. The Garden will open early at 8:30 am on this event only to give visitors an opportunity to enjoy both the night-blooming and day-blooming varieties. The Annual Waterlily Photo Contests submissions will be on display in the Hall of Giants. General admission rates apply.
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