The Indianapolis Landscape Association is proud to present the Feature Gardens for this year’s Flower + Patio Show! Both West Pavilion and Expo Hall are brimming with color — from gorgeous greens to beautiful blues and everything in between. The area’s top landscape professionals have a variety of affordable to big-budget options for your next garden or backyard project.Contributing landscapers are: Above and Beyond Companies, All Pro Landscaping, BLC Outdoor Services, Elsie’s Flower Shoppe, Franklin Brothers Landscape LLC, Grok Landscapes by Design, Indianapolis Landscape Association, JMT Landscape Group, Lakeshore Hardscapes, McNamara Florist, Moran’s Lawn Care, Plant Studio Landscape, Precision Outdoors and Wellspring Land Design
Flower Arranging for All
Ever wanted to learn how to arrange flowers but have no idea where to start? Now’s your chance to take a class with local certified Agriculture Educator Kayla Meyer, owner of Veggie and Vine. Combining her passion for agriculture and the beauty it provides, Kayla loves to offer educational flower arrangement classes to those looking to learn and have fun! Make sure to check out a class with Kayla while at the Flower + Patio Show!
Escape into the Wild with Woolywagons
Woolywagons are back! Owner Colby Pringle is bringing these tiny homes back to the Flower + Patio Show, showing visitors a customized take on tiny homes that mix old-time charm and modern convenience. Come check out the Woolywagons for the perfect way to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life!
It’s time to see who can build the most dynamite deck in the Deck Wars competition, sponsored by Trex, the world’s largest manufacturer of wood-alternative decking and railing products! Three top decking contractors from Central Indiana duke it out in real time — designing and building one-of-a-kind decks. Each builder gets a 20x20-foot space in Expo Hall, and Flower + Patio Show attendees choose the LUCKY winner, decided on Friday, March 17!
More Growth at The Plant Market
After winter’s chill begins to thaw, the Plant Market is the best place to be to get a sneak peek at all the sights and scents of the upcoming spring season. One of the most popular features at the Flower + Patio Show, the Plant Market has everything from fresh flowers and plants to gardening supplies right at your fingertips. And you can’t miss it — it’s right at the entrances of West Pavilion and Expo Hall.
Plant Info To Go!
Ready to dig in to all your gardening questions are the Purdue Extension Master Gardeners! The Purdue Extension Master Gardener Program trains gardening enthusiasts as volunteers to assist Purdue Extension with consumer horticulture education in communities throughout Indiana. Have a garden problem? Bring them to visit trained Purdue Extension Master Gardeners! Visit us at booth #508
More information about the Purdue Extension Master Gardener Program can be found at: https://www.purdue.edu/hla/sites/master-gardener/
Tulip Tavern by Unilock
Need a place to rest and recharge during your visit to the Flower + Patio Show? Visit the Tulip Tavern by Unilock in Expo Hall. Designed and constructed by Lakeshore Hardscapes, the full-service tavern invites show attendees to enjoy a variety of craft beers, domestics, wine and spirits in a unique patio setting.
Spot something in an Indiana Flower + Patio Show garden you can’t live without? Almost all plant materials, hardscapes, structures and decorative pieces used to create the magnificent gardens at this year’s event are available at our annual Blooming Sale! When you see something for your own at-home landscape, talk with the onsite representatives of the garden where it’s displayed, and they will reserve the item for you. Then on the final Sunday of the show, March 19 at 5:00, you can pick up your new treasure!
Pay honor and tribute to all our heroes on Hero Day, Friday, March 17. All active military, veterans, police and fire personnel get FREE ADMISSION for the day. Just bring a valid ID, and come enjoy the Flower & Patio Show!
Noble Evening in the Garden
This preview gala to the Indiana Flower + Patio Show began in 1997. It takes place on Friday, March 10, featuring house favorites from Indianapolis’s top restaurants, live entertainment, silent and live auctions and more. Don’t miss this exciting preview, set among the fabulous gardens at the Indiana State Fairgrounds.
Noble Evening in the Garden is presented by The National Bank of Indianapolis and hosted by the Noble Auxiliary, with all proceeds from the event benefitting Noble of Indiana.