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Gesneriad Flower Show & Plant Sale 7/3-7/7
July 3, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pmFree
Come to The Gesneriad Society annual convention and find out why African violets are only part of one of the most varied and vibrant families of flowering plants – the Gesneriaceae. An array of gesneriads will be on display and on sale from July 3–7 at the Sheraton Framingham Hotel & Conference Center.
The event will feature lectures by some of the world’s top growers, hybridizers and researchers, a judged flower show, and sales of a wide array of plants, from the well-known African violet to much rarer varieties. The flower show and sale are open free to the public; however, registration is required for admittance to talks, meals, field trips and early entry to plant sales.
Sales room open free to the public: Friday, July 6, 9 a.m.–6 p.m. and 9:15 p.m.–11 p.m.; Saturday, July 7, 8:30 a.m.–3 p.m. Flower show open free to the public: Friday, July 6, 2:30 p.m.–6:30 p.m.; Saturday, July 7, 8:30 a.m.–3 p.m.