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Traveling: Phipps Conservatory

As promised, the most beautiful place I visited in Pittsburgh: Phipps Conservatory. I’d really like to live here, but I’d settle for coming back to visit when it’s warmer and the outdoor gardens are blooming. 111 more words


Phipps’ Center For Sustainable Landscapes Honored For Energy Efficiency

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – In a bustling part of the city sits a building that is now one of the greenest in the world.

Phipps Conservatory is being honored for its Center for Sustainable Landscapes. 307 more words


Phipps Conservatory Sports Orange and My Friend Captured It

Another guest post with the orange theme.

My friend and former colleague,Toni, emailed me photos from her Sunday visit to Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens… 39 more words


Riding the Tail End of Winter

I ventured out in sketchy weather yesterday to catch the last of the Winter Orchid and Tropical Bonsai Show at the Phipps. It was slushing outside, but cozy among the plants – even steamy, in the new Tropical Forest Conservatory done over as a Congo jungle. 427 more words



Remember how I was all, “Oooh! I wont bore you with pictures of all the orchids I took at Phipps?”

Well. The tides have turned, my friends. 100 more words