Why not combine Longwood Garden’s Orchid Extravaganza with the Philadelphia Flower Show? The Orchid Extravaganza runs from January 22 through March 27, 2011. You will see thousands of orchids from all over the world. It culminates in the “International Orchid Show & Sale.” For more information on Longwood www.longwoodgardens.org
The Philadelphia International Flower Show, featuring “Springtime in Paris” run from March 6 through March 13. For more information on the flower show http://www.theflowershow.com/ShowInfo/index.html
Hamanassett Bed and Breakfast www.hamanassett.com is only a 20 minute drive to Longwood and 30 minutes from Philadelphia. For even more convenience to Philadelphia you can drive 10 minutes and take the train in.