Metro Parks Tacoma

2013 Grand Floral Displays

Whether you need a break from the dreary winter rain or an escape from the busy summer, the Conservatory's flowers are here for you and your family to enjoy!

The Conservatory features four grand floral exhibits every year:

Crave Grand Floral Display 2014
CRAVE: AN EARLY GLIMPSE OF SPRING - Feb. 11-Mar. 23, 2014 
Featured flowers include azaleas, cyclamen, tulips, clivia, cymbidium orchids, assorted species of winter blooming orchids, vireyas (sub-tropical rhododendrons) and oxalis (purple shamrocks).
Vivid Grand Floral Display June 18-28
VIVID: A BURST OF SUMMER COLOR - Jun. 17-Jul. 27, 2014
Featured flowers include red celosia, white impatiens, blue salvia, begonias, lilies, caladiums, momosa pudica (sensitive plants), agapanthus, orchids and coleus. 
Conservatory's Crisp Grand Floral Display Sep. 24-Nov. 3
CRISP: AN ODE TO AUTUMN - Sep. 23-Nov. 3 2014
Featured flowers include peppers, coleus, and exhibition mums. 
Lavish Grand Floral Display LAVISH: A FESTIVE VICTORIAN HOLIDAY - Nov. 29-Jan. 12, 2014
Featured flowers include poinsettias, amarylis, paperwhite narcissus, poinsettia baskets and cymbidium orchids.