Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association


October, 2004
Regional Report

Shows & Events

Botanical Art and Illustrations Exhibition
The 11th International Exhibition of Botanical Art and Illustrations runs from October 24, 2004, through February 28, 2005, thanks to the Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation. The paintings will be on display on the fifth floor of the Hunt Library building at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA. Hours: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. and 1 p.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, 1 p.m.-4 p.m. The Institute will be closed November 25-28, December 17, and December 23 to January 2. The exhibition is open to the public free of charge. For more
information, contact the Hunt Institute at (412) 268-2434. See a few
(fabulous) selected examples at the Web site:

Web Finds

Weathermatrix Fall Color Cams
Weathermatrix Fall Color Cams is a site that links to an eye-popping quantity of Web cams focused on fall foliage. Colorful autumn foliage displays change daily, and the peak foliage effect shifts across the region as the season progresses. Let these fall color cams take you along for the show -- without leaving home! (Weathermatrix is a worldwide group of over 9000 amateur and professional weather enthusiasts.)


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