Fragrances of Spring: Essence of Paradise

A Fragrant Exhibit and Preview of Spring

Opens Friday, February 2 and continues through the end of the month. Spring is in bloom in February during the indoor spring flower show at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. A flower show like no other, enter the Oswald Visitor Center to an experience of color, scent and texture that will tickle your visual and olfactory senses. A profusion of scented plants and essences of nature are designed as vignettes—taking visitors on a fragrant journey of discovery from the Great Hall to the Snyder Building into the Meyer-Deats Conservatory.

Special Advance Preview

Talk with plant and orchid specialists and glass house advisors, take an informal tour and enjoy light refreshments during this special preview to the "Fragrances of Spring: Essence of Paradise" flower show.

A glass house offers sanctuary in the Great Hall for beloved orchids and their timeless beauty and mystery.

Discover what fragrances and plants reflect your personality and plant preferences.

A Modern Classification of Fragrance

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