Current Exhibitions

Blooms & Butterflies

March 7–September 27, 2015
Spring returns with the emergence of hundreds of colorful, exotic butterflies. Watch them take flight in the Pacific Island Water Garden, a tropical haven filled with bright nectar blooms. Newly emerged butterflies are released during educational presentations every day at 1 and 3pm. 


Related family activities are scheduled throughout the season.



Spring Bulb Display

Spring, 2015
More than 70,000 tulips, narcissus, crocus, hyacinth and other vibrant stars of the season fill the Conservatory’s gardens and courtyards for a dazzling celebration of spring. 


Daffodils, hyacinth and tulips are in full bloom. Check back regularly for updates, or check Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

Learn more about supporting the Conservatory's annual Spring Bulb Display.

Bonsai Show

April 11–September 27, 2015
The Conservatory’s bonsai collection is showcased among a serene display of tropical plantings in the Dorothy M. Davis Showhouse. Enjoy tropical and hardy bonsai and explore the history and technique of these horticultural works of art.