Spring Plant Sale… a festival of gardening!

Posted Apr 26th, 2010 by Melissa Shaner  Category: Arts & Entertainment, Toledo.com


April 26, 2010

Contact: Melissa Shaner,
Events & Marketing Manager
Phone: 419.536.5588 Fax: 419.536.5574

Join us for a festival of gardening… the Spring Plant Sale!
Toledo Botanical Garden Spring Plant Sale May 7 -9, 2010

Toledo – The first step to expanding and beautifying your garden this year is a visit to Toledo Botanical Garden’s annual Spring Plant Sale. Gardeners from beginner to “green-thumbed” can choose from more than 8,000 quality cultivars including perennials for both sun and shade, Oak Openings native plants, herbs, roses, vegetables and hanging baskets. With experts and master gardeners on hand to assist, visitors will be sure to choose plants that will best suit their yard’s unique needs. Sun or shade, sand or clay, moist or dry, and whatever level of gardening experience, we will help their garden succeed and thrive for years to come.

Members Only Preview Night: Thursday May 6, 4 pm – 8 pm
Members save 10% on all plant purchases!
Plant Sale Open to the Public: Friday May 7, 10 am – 5 pm, Saturday May 8, 10 am – 5 pm, and Sunday May 9, 10 am – 5 pm
This year’s Spring Plant Sale is more than just great plants! A true celebration for gardeners and their families, the event also features activities for children, horticulture demonstrations, live entertainment and refreshments for sale.
Looking for something fun and unique to do with mom on Mothers’ Day?
Bring mom to the Plant Sale! Let her pick out a favorite plant, and treat her to a picnic in the Garden. Picnic lunches will be for sale all day, with both indoor and outdoor seating available.
Participating organizations include Maumee Valley Herb Society, Toledo GROWs, Toledo Rose Society, Toledo Potters Guild, Metroparks of the Toledo Area, USDA ARS, Green Ribbon Initiative, Maumee Valley Growers, OSU Extension at TBG and others.
For more information visit www.toledogarden.org or call (419) 536-5566.
Visit Toledo Botanical Garden and enrich your life with over 60 acres of serene landscapes and picturesque gardens alive with color and fragrance. Explore the Artists Village and the outdoor sculpture collection, or take advantage of one of the many cultural events offered throughout the year. Open daily year-round, admission is free and always inspirational.

Toledo Botanical Garden, a public/private partnership between the Metroparks of the Toledo Area and the Toledo Botanical Board, Inc. in collaboration with the City of Toledo, is open seven days a week during daylight hours with no admission fee, except during certain special events. The Garden is located at 5403 Elmer Dr., between Reynolds and Holland-Sylvania roads, just south of Central Avenue. Visitors may also enter from Bancroft Street although there is no vehicular access to the north side of the Garden from the Bancroft entrance.

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