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Lewis Ginter
Fall PlantFest

Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

One of Central Virginia’s largest and most-anticipated plant sales. Dozens of vendors & knowledgeable Garden volunteers help you choose your best plants.  Please wear a face-covering; we will be practicing social distancing where possible.

Friday, September 18, 2020
Saturday, September 19, 2020
Event Details

Fall Plant Sale volunteer with Fall is for Planting sign

Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

No admission fee required for PlantFest; timed ticket admission to visit the Garden

Avid gardeners know fall is a great time for planting! Lewis Ginter Fall PlantFest features vendors selling plants ranging from well-known favorites to rare exotics and other garden related items. Presented by Garden volunteers.

Please bring your own wagon to make shopping easy!

Check back for the Ginter’s Greatest tent plant inventory (PDF)

Please support our vendors. A portion of the vendor proceeds is donated to the Garden in order to support the Garden’s mission which is to connect people through plants to improve communities.

Watch our PlantFest video to learn more.

2020 Participating vendors: 

Acer Acres – Virginia grown Japanese Maples

Deb’s Daylilies – Daylilies & mums

Down the Garden Path – New, antique & vintage items for the garden and home

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

Eqqumarka – Sculptural containers for rare botanic creatures & other sculptures in clay & glass

Forrest Green Farm – Culinary & medicinal herbs, vegetable plants, herbal teas, dips, seasonings, Cbd products & more

Garden Gate Landscape & Design – Plants native to VA, including perennials, vine, trees & shrubs

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

Harvey Gardens – Home-grown gourds crafted into bowls, vases, lamps, birdhouses & feeders. Children’s books with backyard garden themes.

Morningside Farm & Nursery – Herbs, perennials (natives) & succulents

Mr. Leonard’s Sharpening Service – On site sharpening of knives, scissors & hand garden tools

Moose Hill Worm Farm – Organic worm castings, associated totes & tees; Baby blankets, towels & bibs

Plants with Purpose Farm – Edible landscape plants such as blueberry, blackberry, raspberry, grape and fig in 2 gallon containers

Red Root & Co – Culinary, cocktail, health & wellness products crafted in herbalist tradition.  Specializing in Syrups, Shrubs, Oxymels, Tonics & Bitters

Richmond Horticultural Association – Perennials, small trees, shrubs & more

The Rose Gardener – Bionic garden, rose & work gloves; Barnel hi-tech pruners; garden tools, Harlane engraved garden labels, art poles & more

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

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