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, BLC Outdoor Services, Elsie’s Flower Shoppe, Emerald Meadows Landscaping, Franklin Brothers Landscape LLC, Grok Landscapes by Design, Indianapolis Landscape Association, JMT Landscape Group, Ladd Scape, Lakeshore Hardscapes, Lejendary Landscape, McNamara Florist, Moran’s Lawn Care, Plant Studio Landscape, Precision Outdoors and Seacat Landscaping.
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!
Don’t miss Kayla from Veggie and Vine as she hosts special demonstrations and interactive flower classes at her Booth #524 in Exposition Hall!
Saturday, March 11 at 2 pm, Sunday, March 12 at 2 pm, Friday, March 17 at 5:30 pm, Saturday, March 18 at 2 pm, Sunday, March 19 at 12 pm
Build Your Own Terrarium
As you get ready for spring, what better way than to help something grow with your own DIY Terrarium Kit from Abby’s Garden Parties?! Using Abby as your plant expert and guide, Flower + Patio Show attendees start with the succulent of their choice and can choose from a variety of decorations and accessories to create their own terrarium to treasure. Build Your Own Terrarium-Classes in booth #526
March 11 at 11:00, 2:00 & 4:00, March 12 at 11:00 & 2:00, March 18 at 11:00, 2:00 & 4:00, March 19 at 11:00 & 2:00
Escape into the Wild with Woolywagons
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! Visit us in booth #530 in Expo Hall.
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! Four 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! Check out the Deck Wars in Expo Hall.
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 entrance of West Pavilion.
The Masters of the Garden
Ready to dig in to all your gardening questions are the Purdue Master Gardeners! The Purdue Master Gardener Program trains gardening enthusiasts as volunteers to assist Purdue Extension with home horticulture education in communities throughout Indiana. Have a lawn problem? A dirt drama? Bring them to the Masters! Visit Booth #508 in Expo Hall.
More information about the Purdue Extension Master Gardener Program can be found at: https://www.purdue.edu/hla/sites/master-gardener/
Dig in with Digs
Heath Outdoor is a full service landscaping company specializing in designing, building and maintaining new outdoor living areas. If you can dream it, we can design and build it!
Coming this spring, Heath Outdoor is opening Digs, your new downtown garden center, located in the North Mass corridor. Explore our selection of annuals, perennials, shrubs, tree’s, mulch, soil, tools and much more. Located in the West Pavilion.
Oberfields Tulip Tavern
Need a place to rest and recharge during your visit to the Flower + Patio Show? Visit the Oberfields Tulip Tavern in West Pavilion. 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 — on the final Sunday of the show, March 19 at 5 p.m.
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, plus FREE PARKING at the State Fairgrounds. Just bring a valid ID and come enjoy the Flower + Patio Show for the day!
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.