Visit Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden, where hundreds of meticulously trained kiku (chrysanthemums) will be on display in the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory at the New York Botanical Garden.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants. Special weekend events celebrate the importance of flowers in Japanese culture. The exhibition pays homage to hanami, the tradition custom of enjoying the ephemeral beauty of flowers, with magnificent displays of chrysanthemums. The show’s centerpiece is an unforgettable presentation of kiku trained to in a mesmerizing variety of contemporary and traditional shapes and styles.
AABANY members can receive 20% off when they purchase tickets online. Save 20% on tickets by using the code 7155. For more information, visit: http://www.nybg.org/