Does the cold snowy days of Winter have you feeling cold and crusty as the flowers buried under snow in your garden? There is a cure my friends. The Portland Flower Show at the Portland Company Complex March 10 – 13. Th is the perfect way to get that feeling of summer a little earlier than usual. Stay 2 nights at the Atlantic Birches Inn in Old Orchard Beach ME. and receive a pair of tickets or ticket value off your stay in our Southern Maine Bed and Breakfast
Visitors can stroll through delightful gardens created by over twenty exhibitors, each interpreting the theme “The Enchanted Earth” with creative displays of stone, trees, shrubs and flowers that have been forced into bloom months earlier than their normal time. Smell the mulch, enjoy the trees and flowers, buy some new garden tools or homemade jams, pottery, or jewelry at the vendor booths, whatever your fancy the “Enchanted Earth” is here for you. Come spend the day and dream about new garden design and the coming summer.
The show will also feature numerous educational exhibits and a wide array lectures covering topics ranging from beekeeping and organic gardening to grape growing in Maine’s cold climate. Don’t miss the annual Cumberland County Master Gardener Plant Auction held on Sunday, March 13 . There is both a silent and a live auction. Your Innkeepers Ray & Heidi Deleo