Hosted by the Thomasville Garden Clubs each April during Rose Festival to celebrate the variety and beauty of the many native regional flower species. This year’s theme is “Totally Groovy 70s!” The Adult and Youth Horticulture Divisions are open to the public. Horticulture specimens will be accepted for entry on Thursday, April 27 from 3:00-6:00pm and Friday, April 28 from 7:00-8:45am. Enjoy a jazz concert from Thomas University’s Jazz Band on the grounds before the ribbon cutting. Friday’s show opens at 1:30pm with a Ribbon Cutting featuring Miss Georgia. Raymond Hughes, formerly of the Metropolitan Opera, will play the piano in the lobby during the opening of the show. The Standard Flower show is sponsored in part by Thomas County Federal. For information call the Thomasville Garden Center at 229.226.5291 or visit www.thomasvillegardenclub.org.