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Lewis Ginter
Fall PlantFest

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

Thursday, September 13, 2018
Saturday, September 15, 2018
Event Details

Fall Plant Sale volunteer with Fall is for Planting sign

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

Thursday, Sept. 13, 4 – 7 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Avid gardeners know fall is a great time for planting! Lewis Ginter Fall PlantFest (formerly the Fall Plant Sale) features vendors selling plants ranging from well-known favorites to rare exotics. Presented by Garden volunteers.

Please bring your own wagon to make shopping easy!

Please support our vendors. A portion of the vendor proceeds is donated to the Garden.

Watch our PlantFest video to learn more.

Check out our list of vendors:

All Treasures / Eqqumarka – Clay & glass sculptures; Specialty plant arrangements in sculptural clay containers

Bees & Beetles – Mums, native plants, host & nectar plants for pollinators, small shrubs

Country Gardens – Heirloom pumpkins, asters, mums, hardy mums, berried shrubs, rare perennials & more

Deb’s Daylilies – Daylilies

Dominion Energy / 3 Degrees – Educating & enrolling customers into the Dominion Energy Green Power Program

Down the Garden PathNew, antique & vintage items for the garden and home

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

Expert Metalworks – Metal lawn & garden art.  Eucalyptus, pvc pipe birds

Forest Lane Botanicals – Perennials, Japanese maples, natives, pitcher plants & flytraps

Garden Gate Landscape & Design – Perennials, shrubs & trees native to Virginia

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

Harvey Gardens – Home-grown gourds that are hand crafted into bowls, vases, lamps, bird feeders & plant holders; Children’s books

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

Hill House Farm & Nursery – US Native Plants – perennials, shrubs, vines, grasses & ferns

JES Foundation Repair – Foundation repair, basement waterproofing, crawlspace encapsulation and concrete lifting

King of Pops – Frozen treats

Living Art – Unique succulent designs & succulent pumpkins

Meadowview Biological Research Station – Pitcher plants, fly traps, bog plants, long-lead pines, wetland shrubs

Moose Hill Worm Farm – Organic worm castings

Pine Knot Farms – Hellebores & other shade plants

Poplar Ridge Nursery – Ornamental grasses, perennials & flowering shrubs

Putnam Hill Nursery – Native & non-native perennials for sun & shade

Reedy Creek Environmental – Native plants of local ecotype; perennials, grasses, trees & shrubs

Richmond Area Daylily Society – Daylilies

Richmond Horticulture Association – Perennials, shrubs & small trees

Roots and Blooms – Bare root herbaceous peonies, potted re-blooming bearded irises, flower bulbs & companion perennials

The Rose Gardener – Barnel pruners, Bionic gloves, Expandable vases & water activated luminaries

Tsuchibuta Pottery – Handmade ceramic orchid, bonsai & flower pots; bird feeders, bird houses, wind chimes, lanterns, vases and other garden related ceramic items

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

Wandering Cow Farm – Natural soap, lotions, bath & body products; bug repellent, laundry detergent, wool, yarn felt art, bird houses & feeders

Wood Thrush Natives – Rare and unusual native plants of the Appalachian Region


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