Annual Spring Plant Sale
Come to the Conservatory's Plant Sale, April 29–May 1, 2016
The Plant Sale is a three-day event held the first weekend in May. The first day of the sale is for FOPCON members only (you can join that day) and the second day is for all. Plants for sale include a multitude of vegetables, herbs and flowers. Almost all of the plants are grown in the Conservatory greenhouses.Stop in for many varieties of tomatoes, cucumbers, peppers, salvia, ground covers, vines and much more.
2016 dates are Friday, April 29 from 2:00 – 6:00pm for FOPCON members only, and Saturday, April 30 from 8:00 – 4:00 and Sunday May 1 from 12:00 – 3:00 for all.
The Spring Perennial Plant Exchange is on May 14, 2016
Share you favorite perennials at the annual plant exchange. Drop off material from 9:30-11:30am at the Conservatory. Come back to pick up plants from Noon to 12:30pm.
Plant Exchange – Spring and Fall Perennial Plant Exchange and Fall Houseplant Exchange
Drop off a plant at the Conservatory and come away with another plant. The Plant Exchange is an excellent way to improve your garden and increase your houseplant collection. And it is free.
The Fall Perennial Plant Exchange is on Saturday, September 3, 2016 between 9:30 and 11:30. Drop off your potted and (hopefully) labelled perenial plant division. Return at 12 noon to choose from perennials donated by other gardeners.
The Fall Houseplant Exchange is also on Saturday, September 3, 2016 from 12 noon to 2 pm. Bring your houseplant divisions or whole plants to exchange for something new. The conservatory staff has a variety of 4-inch potted plants that were started from cuttings taken from the tropical and desert plants in our collection. Exchange something in your collection for something in ours.