Orchid Oasis at the Chicago Botanic Garden

Stop and smell the orchids at the Chicago Botanic Garden’s Orchid Show.

More than 10,000 exotic orchids have taken over the Chicago Botanic Garden! During this historically frigid winter, the Chicago Botanic Garden is giving visitors a taste of summer with its spectacular Orchid Show, the largest exhibition of its kind in Chicago. This is your chance to tantalize your senses with the vibrant colors and alluring aromas of one of nature’s most elegant flowers. Purchase your tickets for this month-long event here. Read on to learn about the variety and history of these treasured flowers.

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