Once again, we took a jaunt to the New York Botanical Gardens, this time to see the Orchid Show, and at half price no less. The subway to Grand Central reminded me once again of this magnificent edifice
(Source: designerscollaborativenyc.com) But I digress.
It was a mere 20-minute trip to the Botanical Gardens on Metro North, $4/senior, $2.50 on weekends, and there we were right at the entrance to the Garden. Our Goldstar 1/2 price tickets were $12/each and admitted us to the now flowering landscape
transformed into a rainforest for this show. We saw butterfly orchids,
and startling brown,
Just a few more days of this show, but how beautiful to go in weather like this. Take the trip–it’s fast, easy and cheap.