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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

Exclusive, Members only pre-sale Thursday, April 30,  4 – 7 p.m.  Not a member? Join Now!

Friday, May 1, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Saturday, May 2, 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 1, 2020
Saturday, May 2, 2020
Event Details

PlantFest Haul from the Members Only Plant Sale

  • Hourly give-a-ways during the plant sale
  • Children’s activities
  • Be sure to visit the 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!  
  • The Ginter’s Greatest tent takes credit cards. Some, but not all of the vendors take credit cards.


2020 Participating vendors:

Acer Acres Inc. – Diverse Virginia grown Japanese Maples

Down the Garden Path – New, antique & vintage items for home & garden. (ex. twine holders, iron shears, herb markers, iron birdfeeders & birdhouses, glass cloches & bell jars, & more)

Garden Gate Landscape & Design– Native Virginia plants; a good mix of perennials, shrubs & trees

Ginter’s Greatest – Plants grown by LGBG volunteers; blue bird houses; potting bench raffle

PlantSmart – Hostas & other shade perennials

Radical Roots Organic Farm – Certified organic vegetables, herbs & fruiting shrubs, featuring 20 different heirloom tomatoes, 7 kinds of basil

Richmond Area Daylily Society – Daylilies

Please bring your own wagon to make shopping easy!

PlantFest Shopping at the Spring Plant Sale