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Lewis Ginter Spring PlantFest Plant Sale

PlantFest is rain or shine! No admission fee required; regular Garden admission to visit the Garden

Members only pre-sale Thursday, May 3, 4 – 7 p.m.;  Friday, May 4, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Saturday, May 5, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

The Garden’s plant sales are among the largest in the region with more than 40 vendors selling plants ranging from well-known favorites to rare exotics and other garden related items.  Plus, join us for live music, a festive atmosphere and a chance to get all your gardening questions answered.
Presented by Garden volunteers. All proceeds benefit the Garden’s educational mission.

Watch our PlantFest video to learn more.

Friday, May 4, 2018
Saturday, May 5, 2018
Event Details

PlantFest Haul from the Members Only Plant Sale• Exclusive, Members only pre-sale Thursday, May 3,  4 – 7 p.m. 
• Hourly give-a-ways during the plant sale
• Children’s activities
• Meet the Garden’s Membership team and sign up for a Garden Membership.

Be sure to Visit our Garden Shop for outdoor pots and statuary, a variety of special gardening tools, gardening books and decorative accessories.  Members receive a 15 percent discount during PlantFest!  



Registered Vendors: 

Espresso-A-Go-Go – Espresso, coffee, smoothies, sweets, chicken salad & egg salad

Forest Lane Botanicals – Perennials, natives, Japanese maples, berry bushes and carnivore plants

Garden Gate Landscape & Design – Native plants, native to VA – perennials, shrubs & trees. Also other plants that make good pollinators

Ginter’s Greatest – Plants grown by LGBG volunteers. Potting bench raffle

Henrico County Master Gardeners – Plant clinic; answer Horticulture related questions & promote extension services

Hill House Farm and Nursery – U.S. native plants – particularly Mid-Atlantic natives – perennials, shrubs, vines, grasses & sedges

King of Pops – Frozen treats

Kino Alpaca Criations – Alpaca products: Sweaters, gloves, hats, socks, scarves, dryer balls and more

Local Area Master Gardeners – Master Gardener information center

Poplar Ridge Nursery – Ornamental grasses, perennials & flowering shrubs; native, annuals & vegetables

Radical Roots Organic Farm – Certified organic vegetables herbs, fruiting shrubs, 20 different heirloom tomatoes & 5 varieties of basil

Richmond Horticulture Association – Small trees, shrubs & perennials

Riverine Virginia Master Naturalists – Information booth about creating a backyard habitat utilizing native plants

Vera’s Vittles Seasonings – Salt free seasoning blends & other related type gifts




Please bring your own wagon to make shopping easy! PlantFest Shopping at the Spring Plant Sale