Dubrovnik Flower Market – flowery weekend in Dubrovnik
Organized by the Dubrovnik Tourist Boardthe Dubrovnik Flower Market will be held in Dubrovnik from April 8 to 10, offering a rich three-day program dedicated to the world of flowers and gardening.
Within the framework of this event, traditional fairs and sales of flowers will be held, on Friday April 8, on the promenade of Lapad Bay from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and on Saturday, April 9, in the Luja Park Šoletić in Gruž de 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. This year the fair will host Vrtlar doo, CZR Josipovac, Ankora doo, OPG Meštrić, Agrovrt Metković, Vrtni center Valent, OPG Bagić, flower and seedling producer Mesić and OPG Varvir. By browsing the flower fair, you can get tips and ideas on setting up your own plant corner, garden and backyard.
On Friday April 8, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., in Lapad Bay, there will be an “Info corner on the harmfulness of Ailanthus altissima or the varnish tree”, organized by Vrtlar doo and the Public Institution for the Protection of nature. The objective of this project is to inform the public in order to raise awareness about the negative impact of the varnish tree, as with the rest of all invasive alien species and the consequences that occur when they become domesticated. , a “Plant Surgery” will be organized in the Luja Šoletić Park from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., where all visitors will be able to consult on plant health and protection with professional staff Kristina Skvrce, a long-time florist and B. Sc. interior, Zrinka Kesić, B.Sc., Tajana Vulević, nursery specialist and Vladimir Vuletić, B.Sc.
Open days in florists for all flower and gardening lovers with a special offer, a rich selection of flower plants, vegetables and herbs will be organized on Friday 8 and Sunday 9 and Saturday 10 April, in Ankora doo stores in Zaton and Gruž, Cvjećarnica Cvijet from Kike, Cvjećarnica Patrea and the Vrtlar stand on Pile.