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2016 Connecticut Flower Show, "In the Spotlight"

"RIBBON”-CUTTING OF GARLAND OF FRESH FLOWERS & GREENS
OPENED “35th ANNUAL CONNECTICUT FLOWER & GARDEN SHOW

HARTFORD, CONN., February 18, 2016 – At 10 a.m. sharp, a garland of fresh flowers & greens was ceremoniously cut to officially open the four-day “35th annual Connecticut Flower and Garden Show” at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford. The theme of the 2016 show is “In the Spotlight”.


The four-day event features: an acre of spectacular landscaped gardens; The Federated Garden Clubs of Connecticut’s Advanced Standard Flower Show with the theme “In the Spotlight”; more than 80 hours of seminars featuring gardening and flower experts; and hundreds of booths with garden items and gifts for sale.

The colorful garland of flowers & greens was created by Paul Buettner Florist of East Hartford.
PICTURED (left to right):

- Mar Jennings, TV host, author and lifestyle expert who will present seminars twice daily at the show;
-Kristie Gonsalves, Connecticut Flower & Garden Show Producer and President of North East Expos, Inc.;
- Cutting the “ribbon”: Mayor Luke A. Bronin, Hartford’s new Mayor;
-Jane, Waugh, President of The Federated Garden Clubs of Connecticut, Inc.; and
-Leslie Martino, First Vice President of The Federated Garden Clubs of Connecticut, Inc.

MASTER HORTICULTURE LIST FOR "IN THE SPOTLIGHT" 2016

MASTER DESIGN LIST FOR "IN THE SPOTLIGHT" 2016

MASTER SPECIAL EXHIBITS LIST FOR "IN THE SPOTLIGHT" 2016

MASTER PHOTOGRAPHY LIST FOR "IN THE SPOTLIGHT" 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

2015 Connecticut Flower Show, February 19-22, 2015
PORTS OF CALL

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the 34th CT Flower and Garden Show, February 19, 2015, at the Convention Center, with Roger Swain; North East Expos President Kristie Gonsalves;
FGCCT President Jacqueline Connell and FS Chair Barbara Bruce.
Photo by Inge Venus.

 

 

Photos by Becky Paul.

 

Photos by Becky Paul.

Photography by Inge Venus.

Collages by Inge Venus.

 

 

"BACKYARD PARADISE" 2014


Panoramic view of our "Backyard Paradise" Flower Show. Photo by Eva Gryk.


Ribbon cutting on Thursday, February 20, 2014, by Flower Show Chair
Becky Paul, North East Expos Director Kristie Gonsalves, and Federation President Jacqueline Connell. Photo by Barbara Bosco.

Click here to see FGCCT on Channel 8 News!

Photos by Ronnie Schoelzel.
Click here for a complete list of the Horticulture Award Winners.



Photos by Barbara Bosco.



Photos by Barbara Bosco, Nancy Lenoce, Trish Manfredi and Inge Venus.

Click here for the Master Design List, "Backyard Paradise."

 

"Love in Bloom"
A Standard Flower Show – February 21-24, 2013
At the 32nd Annual Connecticut Flower & Garden Show™
Connecticut Convention Center
100 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, CT



Nationally accredited flower show judges of The Federated Garden Clubs of CT, Inc.,
Alice and Duane Luster exchanging vows for their 50th Anniversary.

Photos by Inge Venus.

 

CT Flower Show 2012 "The Fabulous Fifties"


Left to right: Federation President Ronnie Schoelzel; Hartford Mayor Segarra; North East Promotions President Kristie
Gonsalves; CT Flower Show Chair Becky Paul
Photo by Inge Venus.

 


 

 

 

   
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March 1, 2017