Metro Parks Tacoma

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
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 at the Conservatory VIVID: A BURST OF SUMMER COLOR - Jun. 16-Jul. 26, 2015
Featured flowers include impatiens, salvia, begonias, lilies, caladiums, mimosa pudica (sensitive plants), agapanthus, orchids and coleus.
Open until 7 pm on Saturday and Sundays for the duration of our VIVID grand floral display: June 28 & 29; July 5 & 6; July 12 & 13; July 19 & 20; July 26 & 27
Conservatory's Crisp Grand Floral Display Sep. 24-Nov. 3
CRISP: AN ODE TO AUTUMN - Sep. 29-Nov. 8, 2015
Featured flowers include peppers, coleus, and exhibition mums. 
Lavish Grand Floral Display LAVISH: A FESTIVE VICTORIAN HOLIDAY - Dec. 4-Jan. 10, 2016
Featured flowers include poinsettias, amarylis, paperwhite narcissus, poinsettia baskets and cymbidium orchids.
Lavish Open House - Dec. 4; 5-8 pm
  live music & winter treats