Longwood Gardens bonsai Kennett Collection

It’s raining bonsai at Longwood Gardens

Betsy Price Culture, Headlines

Longwood Gardens this week received a gift of 150 extraordinary bonsai trees and will receive a $1 million bequest to take care of the eminent Kennett Collection. Hailing the donation as the finest private collection of bonsai in the Western World, Longwood officials said the addition raises the garden’s collection to world-class. “These important bonsai trees, which have been so …

Longwood’s restored Orchid House will show even more blooms

Betsy Price Culture, Headlines

Longwood Gardens’ Orchid House will open Feb. 26.   Longwood Gardens reopening its restored Orchid House Feb. 26 is the first sign of changes being wrought during its $250 million Longwood Reimagined project. The Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, attraction is expanding its conservatory in ways designed to modernize the displays, make the plants more accessible and employee more environmentally sound construction. …