Most trees shed their leaves in the fall. However, conifers are evergreen, meaning they retain their needle-like or scale-like leaves year-round. This helps them conserve water and thrive in cold climates! 
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Learn more about conifers during Conifer Tips (May 8-19) at Powell Gardens. Admission linked in bio.
Zoe’s favorite conifer. 💚🌲
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Learn the art of printmaking at Powell Gardens! Register for Hammered Flower Art (May 25, 2-4 p.m.) at the link in bio. Recommended for ages 12-17.
Use the beautiful views of Powell Gardens as inspiration during Painted Garden. 🎨
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Plan your spring visit (link in bio.) #powellgardens #painting #paint #thingstodoinkansascity #garden #paintedgardenkc
In the late spring, many conifers produce tips. Tips are the conifers’ yearly new growth! The tips of spruce and fir conifers are edible. Would you try them? 💚 
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P.S. Please don’t pick anything from Powell Gardens, including tips, without the direct permission of a staff member. We want you and our plants to be safe!
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🛫 Taking Off: Member Trip 🛫 
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Powell Gardens is excited about the return of members-only garden tours! In partnership with Discover Garden Tours, these botanical-garden focused tours are designed specifically for Powell Gardens members. 
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The inaugural tour (August 26-31, 2024) explores the rich history and beautiful botanical collections of the nation's capital, Washington, D.C.
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Members should check their email for more information. #powellgardens #members #memberbenefit #membertip #washingtondc #gardentour #gardens

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