Olbrich Home Blooming Butterflies

Rabbit FamilyOlbrich's Spring Flower Show

Beatrix Potter's, "The Tale of Peter Rabbit"

March 7 - 22, 2015

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily



Tulips and BarrelCelebrate spring with Peter Rabbit and other characters from Beatrix Potter’s endearing works of literature.

Brightly colored tulips, radiant daffodils and fragrant hyacinths set the stage for Olbrich’s interpretation of the scenery from these beloved children’s tales.


Follow each scene using our "The Tale of Peter Rabbit" Story Guide (PDF).

Identify flowers on display with our Plant ID Guide (PDF).


hedgehogMember-Only preview party

Saturday, March 7

8 - 10 a.m.

Olbrich members enjoy light refreshments, music, and a first glimpse of spring! Conservatory will open at 9 a.m. for preview. Visit our Member Benefits page to learn how to become an Olbrich Botanical Society member!


Pink FlowersSpring Flower Show Plant Sale

Monday, March 23

12-3 p.m. while supplies last

Select flowers from the show will be available for purchase!



Wisconsin Daylily Society


Rhapsody in Bloom: Through the Looking Glass

Summer Concert Series: Tuesdays, June 23-July 28

Home Garden Tour: Gardens with Style and Sustainability in Middleton Hills and More

Blooming Butterflies: July 14-August 9




Olbrich Botanical Gardens is operated as a public-private partnership between the City of Madison Parks Division and the Olbrich Botanical Society.
Olbrich Botanical Gardens | 3330 Atwood Avenue, Madison, WI 53704. | Phone: (608)246-4550 | Fax: (608)246-4719