Meijer Gardens will open its autumn horticultural exhibit on September 15th of this month. The Chrysanthemums and More! exhibition is one of autumns top tourist attractions in local Grand Rapids.
The exhibit, which lasts through the month of October, features unique floral displays, family activities, as well as fall foliage.
“This celebration of the chrysanthemum and fall plantings at Meijer Gardens showcases thousands of colorful chrysanthemums,” said Steve LaWarre, director of horticulture. “With a focus on shape and form, we have an opportunity to highlight the variable chrysanthemum forms in interesting and unique ways, playfully repeating patterns and colors throughout the exhibition, which has become a beloved fall tradition for our visitors.”
The popular exhibit will take up a significant amount of space at Meijer Garden, including indoor and outdoor settings, including the greenhouse.
Activities planned during the run of the show include the Herb & Gourd Fest, Fall Bonsai Show, Fall Family Day, Giant Pumpkins at Michigan’s Farm Garden, Mum Day and Hallowee-Ones.
For more information, ticket pricing and events, visit the Meijer Garden website.