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Fall Plant Sale

October 12, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Discover plants for your own home garden! The sale will feature butterfly host plants and Perennial Plant of the Year winners which are standouts among their competitors. The Garden’s Horticulture staff will be available to answer questions and help you make the best selections. Also enjoy Music Fest, the Beer Garden and retro admission pricing in celebration of the Garden’s 20th Anniversary! The Plant Sale is free for Members or with General Admission (retro pricing: $8/adult, $7/senior and $4/child 2 through 12).

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Friday Oct. 11; 3 – 5 p.m.
Free for Garden Members
Be among the first to shop the plant sale and enjoy cookies and lemonade while browsing. Register online today!

Available Plants (Subject to Change)

Selections from ‘Plant of the Year’ dating back to 1991
Stachys ‘Hummelo’ (Betony)
Allium ‘Millenium’ (Ornamental Onion)
Asclepias tuberosa (Butterfly Weed)
Geranium ‘Biokovo’ (Hardy Geranium)
Panicum ‘North Wind’ (Switch Grass)
Anemone ‘Honorine Jobert’ (Windflower)
Polygonatum ‘Variegatum’ (Solomon’s Seal)
Brunnera ‘Jack Frost’ (Siberian Bugloss)
Amsonia hubrichtii (Blue Star)
Baptisia australis (Blue False Indigo)
Geranium ‘Rozanne’ (Cranesbill)
Nepeta ‘Walker’s Low’ (Catmint)
Helleborus ‘Winter Jewel’ hybrids
Athyrium ‘Pictum’ (Japanese Painted Fern)
Leucanthemum ‘Becky’ (Shasta Daisy)
Phlox davidii (Garden Phlox)
Veronica ‘Sunny Border Blue’ (Speedwell)
Coreopsis ‘Moonbeam’ (Threadleaf Coreopsis)
Heuchera ‘Plum Pudding’ (Coral Bells)
Heuchera ‘Sugar Plum’ (Coral Bells)
Heuchera ‘Obsidian’ (Coral Bells)
Dianthus ‘Fire Witch’ (Cheddar Pink)
Calamagrostis ‘Karl Foerster’ (Feather Reed Grass)
Scabiosa ‘Butterfly Blue’ (Pincushion Flower)
Rudbeckia ‘Goldsturm’ (Black-eyed Susan)
Echinacea ‘Magnus’ (Purple Coneflower)
Salvia ‘May Night’ (Wood Sage)
Penstemon ‘Husker’s Red’ (Beardtongue)
Perovskia atriplicifolia (Russian Sage)

Butterfly Host Plants

Sassafras albidum
Asimina triloba (Pawpaw)
Asclepias incarnata (Swamp Milkweed)
Lindera benzoin (Spice Bush)
Asclepias tuberosa (Butterfly Weed)
Asclepias perennis (Aquatic Milkweed)

Plants with Fall Interest
Farfugium japonicum
Acanthus mollis (Bear’s Breeches)
Camellia sasanqua ‘October Magic’ series
Camellia sasanqua ‘Shishigashira’
Ampelaster carolinianus (Climbing Aster)
Chamaecyparis pisifera ‘Golden Mop’ (Japanese Falsecypress)
Loropetalum chinense ‘Cerise Charm’
Selaginella braunii (Braun’s Arborvitae Fern)

Growers/Suppliers: Piedmont Iris Farm, Panoramic Farm, Ross Farms, Clear Ridge Nursery


October 12, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Free for Members or with General Garden Admission
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