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Lewis Ginter
Fall PlantFest

Friday & Saturday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. 

One of Central Virginia’s most-anticipated plant sales. Dozens of vendors and knowledgeable Garden volunteers help you choose your best plants!

Fall PlantFest is held outside in Parking Lot C at the Garden (no admission fee or ticket necessary.)

*PlantFest is Fido-friendly — bring your leashed pups!
*Master Gardeners and Master Naturalists will be on-site to answer your plant questions
*If you are visiting the Garden, you can visit the Lewis Ginter Seed Library for free seeds (included with your Garden admission)!

Friday, September 16, 2022
Saturday, September 17, 2022
Event Details

Fall Plant Sale volunteer with Fall is for Planting sign

Friday & Saturday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

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.

***Check back for the 2022 plant inventory (PDF) for the Ginter’s Greatest tent run by Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden volunteers. ***

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.

2022 Participating vendors:

580 Pottery, LLC – Hanging and goblet planters

Acer Acres –  Virginia-grown Japanese Maples

Deb’s Daylilies – Daylilies, mums, perennials

Down the Garden Path Ltd – New, antique and vintage home and garden items not usually found in retail stores (twine holders, iron shears, birdfeeders, etc.)

Ginter’s Greatest – Plants grown by Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden volunteers. Potting bench raffle

Good Seed Natives – We sell Richmond area native perennials and shrubs

Henrico County Master Gardeners – Information display on gardening topics and gardening Q & A

Herb Angel – Medicinal herbs, perennial plants, herbal goods, naturally dyed textiles

Hill House Farm and Nursery – Mid-Atlantic natives, may local ecotype – perennials, shrubs, vines, grasses, sedges and trees

Janie’s Things – Dried fruit swags and wreaths

Pine Knot Hellebores, LLC – Hellebores and other woodland/shade perennials

Richmond Area Daylily Society – Daylilies

Rusted Rabbitt – Succulent arrangements in antique vessels.  Seasonal arrangements are planted in vintage items.  Driftwood succulent arrangements.  Succulent and air-plant wreaths.

Vera’s Vittles Seasonings – Salt-free, hand-blended, organic spices and seasoning blends with no GMOs; Teas and tea sets; and other related type gifts

Virginia Master Naturalist, Riverine Chapter – Environmental education/outreach displays with information for adults & children

Watch our PlantFest video to learn more.

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