Show Highlights & Experiences

 

The Philadelphia Flower Show features displays by the world’s premier floral and landscape designers. Taking advantage of the Show’s new, outdoor setting, the acres of exhibits will incorporate the beautiful landscape of FDR Park in Philadelphia. 
 

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Donald Pell

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Located in the Design District

NEW Exhibitor at the 2021 Flower Show

APLD Gold Award Winner Donald Pell designs alluring, immersive gardens with naturalistic plant communities that magnify beauty to create healthy, livable spaces that inspire.  Expect to see Pinus rigida, Bletilla striata (Chinese ground orchid), Rhododendron calendulaceum (Flame Azalea), Astrantia 'Roma', and Carpinus caroliniana highlighted in his exhibit this year!  

Facebook: @donaldpell.gardens
Instagram: @donaldpellgardens

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Wambui Ippolito

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Located in the Design District

NEW Exhibitor at the 2021 Flower Show

Based in NYC, Wambui has trained and worked as a horticulturist at various high-end estates, including at Martha Stewart’s home in Bedford, New York. When not designing, Ippolito works with various museums, botanical institutions, private and public parks to develop horticultural programming. She is the chair of the BIPOC Working Hort Group, she teaches at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden and Grounds for Sculpture (New Jersey), and she lectures nationwide. 

Instagram: @wambuilovesplants

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Lakeside School

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Located in the Design District

Five Years Exhibiting at the Flower Show 

Lakeside School’s motto CULTIVATING THE FUTURE is essential to their trauma-informed approach to education. They possess a greenhouse that provides vital learning and therapeutic opportunities for their students. In their 2021 Flower Show exhibit, the Lakeside School will demonstrate how birds and bees assist in the pollination process, and how their dwindling numbers affect human food production.

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Philadelphia Society of Botanical Illustrators

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Located in the Design District

21 Years Exhibiting at the Flower Show

The Philadelphia Society of Botanical Illustrators strives to educate others on the history and importance of botanical art and celebrate the work of their members. Featured illustration by Virginia Fitzpatrick.

Twitter: @PBSI_artists

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Balmori Associates

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Located in the Design District

One Year Exhibiting at the Flower Show

NYC-based landscape/urban design studio Balmori Associates produces green infrastructures that invite community interaction while revealing constructed and natural operations of the site.

Instagram: @balmoriassociates