Spring Garden Festival

Thursday, May 8 2014 thru Sunday, May 11 2014

The Botanical Garden presents its inaugural four-day pop-up retail festival with limited edition plants, celebratory atmosphere, ticketed opening night and experts on hand.  Come kickoff the spring planting season with a one-of-a-kind festival experience.  

Thursday, May 8     

5-6:30 p.m.          
Members-only preview sale  Click here to become a member today!

6-8 p.m.                
Opening Night celebration kicks off with botanical cocktails in the conservatory, plated dinner in the DuPont Room, followed by a live auction of signature garden experiences. Advance ticket required. Buy opening night tickets here!

 

Friday, May 9  

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Celebrate National Public Gardens Day (and FREE admission to the Botanical Garden) with the ultimate Plant Sale featuring over 400 different perennials, annuals, vegetables, tropicals and shrubs for all garden styles, merchandized in four fashion-forward rooms brimming with garden ideas.  The Pallet Pulpit Lecture Series runs all day featuring over a dozen local experts.

 

Saturday, May 10

8:30 a.m.              
Early Bird Lecture and Book Signing by Joseph Tychonievich.  Tychonievich will present “Plant Pickup Artist: Finding and Seducing Great, Unusual Plants” and also be available to sign copies of his book, Plant Breeding for the Home Gardener.

Buy your advance tickets here!

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Plant Sale featuring over 400 different perennials, annuals, vegetables, tropicals and shrubs for all garden styles, merchandized in four fashion-forward rooms brimming with garden ideas.  The Pallet Pulpit Lecture Series runs all day featuring over a dozen local experts.

 

Sunday, May 11 

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 
Bring your mother for a spin through the Plant Sale featuring over 400 different perennials, annuals, vegetables, tropicals and shrubs for all garden styles, merchandized in four fashion-forward rooms brimming with garden ideas.  The Pallet Pulpit Lecture Series runs all day.  Dine at Trellis afterwards and make a day of your visit to the Botanical Garden.  Mothers get free admission to the Botanical Garden all day!

 

Event Category: Plant & Bulb Sales Horticultural Exhibits

Event Schedule

  • May 8, 2014 05:00 PM–08:00 PM
  • May 9, 2014 10:00 AM–05:00 PM
  • May 10, 2014 10:00 AM–05:00 PM
  • May 11, 2014 10:00 AM–03:00 PM