Experience Spring Vibes Only from Exceptional Display Gardens
Every year, Garden Creators from around the Pacific Northwest put their blood, sweat and tears into their display gardens. These incredible works of art, constructed in under 72 hours on the show floor, are central to what makes the Northwest Flower &
Garden Festival a world-renowned experience of garden design and innovation.
This year’s Garden Creators will aim to evoke “Spring Vibes Only” as the 2023 line-up of gardens are sure to inspire festival-goers with their creativity and innovative ideas that you can incorporate into your own garden!
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Vivaldi’s Four Seasons
Inspired by Vivaldi’s Four Seasons, this garden will take you through Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter in one walk-through! Each season will have its own unique design style creating an authentic experience for all four seasons with plant material and landscape. Featuring fire pits, a faux basalt pondless water feature, murals, garden walls and a trellis with hammocks, visitors who enjoy the ebbs and flows of PNW weather are sure to enjoy the journey this garden brings them on.
Take-home ideas: Update your outdoor space with cozy elements and enjoy the outdoors through every season.
Fancy Plants Gardens, Inc., Bothell, WA
Royal Design Finishes, Bothell, WA
Little Prince will take visitors on a walk through an urban forest with their display. Combining large evergreens and deciduous shrubs; Little Prince will create a dense forest scene by underplanting the larger specimens with hellebores, ferns, beesia and other herbaceous perennials. This garden will feature unique stumperies and a custom water installation surrounded by abundant color, texture, grasses and eye-catching carnivorous plants. Thoughtfully placed ground cover lends texture and color to the surrounding rock and stone installations.
Take-home ideas: This garden will inspire visitors to uniquely incorporate color and texture into their hardscapes in an aesthetically pleasing way.
Little Prince of Oregon Nursery, Seattle, WA
The Healing Garden… Mind, Body and Spirit
From the teams behind the NWFGF’s main show garden for many years, Terra Firma Hardscape and The Grounds Professionals collaborated to create an oasis of healing and restoration to connect your senses with Mother Nature and her elements.
This walk-through garden features a healing crystal water feature, a fire table, and raised beds nestled upon paver paths and patios. With creative screening panels and both indoor and outdoor seating, this space provides multiple areas for restoration, no matter the season. Mushrooms and healing plants provide vivid colors inspiring herbology and mixology, even on the darkest winter days.
Take-home ideas: Take a moment to discover what elements of The Healing Garden you connect with to inspire healing and peace in your own space year-round.
Terra Firma Hardscapes, Everett, WA (construction)
The Grounds Professionals, Mukilteo, WA (design)
Hartley-Botanic, Wilmington, MA (greenhouse)