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Event Dates
May 1
May 2
May 3

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Spring Plant Sale

May 1, 2 & 3, 2014


Thursday 1 – 6 p.m.; Friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

No admission fee required; regular Garden admission to visit the Garden

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. Presented by Garden volunteers

New from the Garden this year:

  • 2 new butterfly-related items for purchase: Monarch and Black Swallowtail Habitat Kits. Each DIY kit includes host and nectar plants (six plants total), plus a "Virginia Butterflies & Moths" pocket guide.
  • Also youth volunteers from our Service Learning Program will sell tried-and-true seed varieties harvested from the Children's Garden plus popular herb transplants.

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


Bees and Beetles: Annuals, perennials, native plants, hanging baskets, patio pots, shrubs, small trees

New! Birdhouse Engineering: All natural cedar bird houses, garden furniture, flower boxes, planters

Bloemendaal's Best:
Plants propagated by LGBG volunteers

Country Gardens: Herbs, perennials, shrubs, grafted tomatoes, Clivia, new yellow salvia

New! Deb's Daylilies:

Earthscapes: Rare African and Madagascan succulents, other unusual plants

Eli's Greens: Annuals, perennials, vegetable seedlings, succulents, terrariums, hypertufa planters

New! Enchanter's Garden Native Plant Nursery: Native plants

English Acres Nursery: Annuals, vegetable plants, fruits, shrubs

Fab Scapes: Perennials, shrubs, handmade pottery & garden art

New! The Fancy Phoenix: Garden inspired vintage treasures

Fletch's Garden Products: Container trees, shrubs, perennials and grasses

Forest Lane Botanicals: Perennials, hostas, native plants, ferns, pitcher plants, woodland perennials

Forrest Green Farm: Culinary & medicinal herb plants, herbal teas & dips, heirloom plants

Garden Gate Landscape and Design: Native plants: trees, shrubs, perennials, meadow, woodland, pollinators

Garden and Accessories by Teresa:
Wire art topiaries, metal art, sedums, sempervivums, tillandsias

New! Giving Tree: Miniature garden supplies, rare plants for containers & landscape, totes, hats

Henrico County Master Gardeners: Educational demonstrations: pruning, container gardening, plant propagation

Hill House Farm and Nursery: U.S. native plants: perennials, shrubs, vines, grasses, trees

H2O Collect: Rain chains, rain barrels, stands, birdfeeders

New! J. Lynn Nursery: Perennials, annuals, edibles, house plants, summer bulbs

Living Art: Succulent wreaths, topiaries, living roof birdhouses

Morningside Farm & Nursery: Herbs, perennials, native plants, unusual tender & annual plants

Nanci's Creations: Decorated grapevine wreaths, silk flower arrangements

Pine Knot Farms: Hellebores

Plant Smart: Container grown hostas, shade perennials

Radical Roots Farm: Certified organic vegetables,culinary herbs, fruiting shrubs, 30 varieties of tomatoes

Richmond Area Daylily Society:

Richmond Horticulture Association: Small trees, shrubs, perennials, ground cover, native plants

Tricycle Gardens: Seedlings: heirloom tomatoes, sweet hot peppers, eggplant, beneficial pollinator flowers

Winding Brook Farm: Various plants

Windmill Outback Nursery: Eucalyptus, tomato plants, metal garden art

Wise Gardener: Unique garden flora, whimsical mixed media art of animals, birds & plants

New! Yard & Garden Art: Recycled silver plated bird feeders, copper garden art, handmade solar lights stands

Be Sure to Visit the Garden Shop for:
Outdoor pots and statuary, variety of special gardening tools, gardening books, decorative accessories. Members receive 15% discount during Plant Sale! Additional savings on sale items!