University of California, Riverside

Botanic Gardens

Spring Plant Sale

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UCR Botanic Gardens 42nd Annual Spring Plant Sale!

Saturday, March 28, 2015, 11 am  to 4 pm
Sunday, March 29, 2015,  9 am to 3 pm


Just in time for spring planting! 

On the weekend of March 28th and 29th, nearly 10,000 plants and more than 600 varieties will be available for you to purchase.

A wide variety of plants will be available (see below for printable plant sale list):

  • Plants that attract hummingbirds or  butterflies
  • Drought tolerant and California Native plants
  • Plants that are fragrant or suitable for cut flowers or foliage

You are sure to find the perfect plant!

Free Programs during the Sale:

Saturday, 28th - 12:00PM - "Drought Tolerant Plants" presented by Christine Lame, Master Gardener
Saturday, 28th - 1:30PM - "Spring Vegetable Gardening" presented by Kathy Swanson, Master Gardener

Sunday, 29th - 1:00PM - "Kids Tomato Planting Time!", presented by Janice Ponsor, Master Gardener.  Kids will be able to plant their own tomato plant and instructions on how to raise them.  Space is limited.

At the sale, each of the plants will have a detailed information sign and color photo to help you make your selections.

U.C. Master Gardeners, expert Gardens Staff, and Volunteers will be available to answer your questions.  Cash, checks and credit cards are now all accepted for payment.

Come back soon to see what classes and demonstrations will be held on Saturday and Sunday


Come to the Spring Plant Sale, We'd Love To See You There!

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Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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