Tag Archives: Rutherford Conservatory

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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March of the Flowers

I guess you could say that our Pacific Northwest spring is officially here when the cherry blossoms are bursting in bloom, and that’s exacting what’s been happening. With the warm temperatures hovering around 60 plus degrees all week, I knew … Continue reading

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