The 2013 Spring Plant Sale will be held on April 5-7 for the public.
We'll begin the weekend with the preview party on Thursday, 5-6:30 p.m.
The Members-Only Sale will immediately follow on Thursday, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
April 5-7, 2013
former J.C. Penney at Century Plaza
7580 Crestwood Blvd.
Birmingham, AL 35210
Click here for directions.
Schedule of Events:
Thursday, April 4
Brio Tuscan Grille's Preview Party: 5-6:30 p.m.
Members-Only Sale: 6:30-8:30 p.m.
(members do not need to register for the members-only sale)
Friday, April 5
Public Sale: 9-7 p.m. (Free Admission)
Saturday, April 6
Public Sale: 9-5 p.m. (Free Admission)
Sunday, April 7
Public Sale: 11-3 p.m. (Free Admission)
Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens Spring Plant Sale features over 100,000 plants, most of which have been nurtured by volunteers at The Gardens. This sale allows a unique opportunity, providing expert knowledge on the plants and by offering unique plants difficult to find in ordinary garden centers. And your purchase helps The Gardens reach its educational goals.
The Spring Plant Sale furthers The Gardens’ mission of promoting public knowledge and appreciation of plants, gardens and the environment while providing consumers seasonally appropriate planting advice from experts and satisfaction from supporting a worthwhile cause with each purchase.
USDA Hardiness Zone Map
To see the new 2013 USDA Hardiness Zone Map, click here (link will take you to an outside site).
2013 Signature Plant
Whirlwind® Blue fan flower, Scaevola hybrid
2013 FEATURED PLANTS
The following plant list and photo preview feature great plants selected by Executive Director Fred Spicer and the various plant groups at The Gardens. Be prepared to want them all!
There are limited quantities of each variety at the sale. We encourage you to shop early.
Click here for the plant list with descriptions.
Click the image below for the photo preview of each plant on the list.
For more information about Spring Plant Sale contact Special Events Coordinator Shelly McCarty at 205.414.3965 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you would like to volunteer for Spring Plant Sale, you can download the Teen Volunteer or Adult Volunteer forms by clicking on the applicaple link. If you would like more information about volunteering for this event or to learn about all volunteer opportunities at The Gardens, call Taylor Steele, volunteer coordinator, at 205.414.3962 or email email@example.com.
Plants available at the sale:
(lists will continually be added/updated and do not include all plants available for purchase)