Birmingham Botanical Gardens is open!
A cherished place of respite and inspiration for more than 55 years, Birmingham Botanical Gardens is open to all, and we look forward to your visit. Fall/winter hours (Nov. 1–March 13) are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. every day of the week. Visitors are encouraged to practice social distancing. Face masks are required when interacting with others in the Gardens and for entering the Garden Center. For more information and guidelines for visiting safely, click here. We hope to see you soon at the Gardens!

Spring Plant Sale




Thursday, April 16
Priority Shopping:
 5:30–6:30 p.m.
Event includes bubbles and bites. Tickets for our exclusive Priority Shopping event will be available online on March 15 or at the door for $50 each. 

Members-only Shopping: 6:30-8 p.m.
Enjoy this early-bird shopping event for members of the Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens! 
If you are not a current member but would like to attend our preview sale, you can join online or at the door on April 16!
Please note that current members do not need to register for this Members-only Shopping event.

Friday, April 17
9 a.m.-6 p.m. (Free Admission)
Saturday, April 18
9 a.m.-4 p.m. (Free Admission)
Sunday, April 19
11 a.m.-3 p.m. (Free Admission)


Brookwood Village
 Macy's upper parking lot | Under the big tent
789 Brookwood Village • Birmingham, AL 35209
Click here for Google Maps 

The Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens Spring Plant Sale features more than 100,000 plants, many of which have been nurtured by volunteers at the Gardens. This sale offers a wonderful opportunity to learn from experts and get hard-to-find plants at hard-to-beat prices. Proceeds benefit the ongoing stewardship and enhancement of the Gardens, educational programs, and outreach activities.

Come out to support a worthwhile cause!

Partial lists of available plants:


 Trees and Shrubs








Other Veggies


 Volunteer at the Gardens!

We would love to have your help! If you would like to volunteer for the Spring Plant Sale or other activities at the Gardens, please contact Alice Thompson Moore, volunteer coordinator with the Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens, at 205.414.3950, ext. 104, or [email protected]! Thank you!

2020 Sponsors

Alabama Power Company

Birmingham Park and Recreation Board

Brookwood Village

City of Birmingham 

Event Rentals Unlimited

Junior League of Birmingham

Leaf & Petal at the Gardens

McCorquodale Transfer

Royal Cup Coffee


A facility of the Birmingham Park and Recreation Board, the Birmingham Botanical Gardens is the result of a successful public/private partnership between the City of Birmingham and the nonprofit Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens, a mission-based membership organization that seeks to protect, nurture, and share the wonders of the Gardens.