March 19 – 22, 2015
Thousands of plants, including vegetables, herbs, and fruits, will be for sale at the Plantasia! Spring Plant Sale at the Mobile Botanical Gardens from March 19th – 22nd, 2015. All plants are especially selected for the Gulf Coast climate, many varieties are grown on site by MBG greenhouse volunteers.
Plants for sale include multiple types of citrus, including Satsumas; vegetables, herbs, azaleas, camellias, hydrangeas, trees, vines, ferns, roses, groundcovers, and natives. For plant collectors, rare and unusual plants will be available in the “Fab & Funky” section.
Thursday (March 19th) is the Opening Night Preview Party and Sale from 4-7 p.m., when wine, hors d’oeuvres, and music accompany shoppers who will get first choice of plants. Admission is $25 at the gate.
Weekend sale hours are Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Admission to the sale is free. Bring your own wheelbarrow or cart for easier shopping.
This annual benefit serves as an educational tool as well as a fundraising event for the ongoing growth and maintenance of the Mobile Botanical Gardens. For more information call (251) 342-0555. For those who like to plan ahead, a list of ordered plants is posted online two weeks prior to the sale, so check back to this page around the 1st of March.