The Haupt Conservatory will close at 3 p.m. on Friday, December 10 for a private event.

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Purple and pink orchids laid out in a kaleidoscope pattern.

The Orchid Show: Jeff Leatham’s Kaleidoscope

February 26–May 1, 2022

Experience Famed Designer Jeff Leatham’s Bold and Colorful Vision

The dazzling floral creations of Jeff Leatham, famed artistic director of the Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris and floral designer to the stars, return for The Orchid Show’s 19th year. Leatham’s bold and colorful vision will unfold through captivating installations and designs, transforming the historic Enid A. Haupt Conservatory into a different color experience and visual effect, like the turn of a kaleidoscope.

Orchid towers of orange, yellow, and green, undulating fields of white, and overhead plumes of purple, together with artistic embellishments and a kaleidoscopic tunnel of lights, will enthrall visitors.

Originally debuted in 2020, The Orchid Show: Jeff Leatham’s Kaleidoscope was on track to be NYBG’s most popular Orchid Show yet. Don’t miss this horticultural spectacle featuring thousands of dramatically displayed orchids in every shape and size.

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A person walking through a tunnel illuminated by a rainbow of lights.

Step Into a World of Color and Style with Orchid Evenings

Select Fridays and Saturdays in March & April; 7–10 p.m.

Lose yourself in twists and turns of color at New York City’s most spectacular evening outings.

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An Early Look at Conceptual Sketches for the Orchid Show

A sketch of green and yellow orchid towers