The Lewis Ginter Spring Plant Sale

We are Excited! The Lewis Ginter Spring Plant Sale is Coming!

The Lewis Ginter Spring Plant SaleThursday, April 28 (1-6 p.m.)
Friday, April 29 (9 a.m.-5 p.m.)
& Saturday, April 30 (9 a.m.-3 p.m.)

Previous shoppers know to get here on the first day for best selection.
Now you know too.

Reminder: Bring your wagon, or cart to store your selections while you shop.

NEW: “How To” educational sessions for home gardeners.

Check back for specific topics and times for sessions as they are made available.

New Service! Talented designers will be on-site (at tent) to help you select great combos for your container and find the right plant for your problematic planting areas in your yard. Master Gardeners will also be available to answer your gardening questions.

Vendors will sell plants, garden art and other unique landscaping items.

While your here, visit the Garden Shop and register for a chance to win a $25 gift card for your next shopping experience at the Garden.

The Bloemendaal Tent will feature:

  • Proven Winner® donated special Color Choice® Shrubs
  • Director’s Selection Trees:

Redbuds rarely offered: Cercis canadensis ‘The Rising Sun’, Cercis chinensis ‘Don Egolf’

Franklinia Tree Franklinia alatamaha, a hard to find woodland native

Black Gum Nyssa sylvatica ‘Wildfire’

Kousa dogwood Cornus kousa ‘Wolf Eyes’

Hybrid dogwood Cornus kousa ‘Venus’

Special colors and unique variations of perennials, annuals, and house plants grown by Garden volunteers

Drawings: There will be three drawings at the plant sale this year. A potting bench, made by our Garden Geezer’s Club and two potted container plants.

  • purchase tickets at the Bloemendaal volunteer tent
  • winners do not have to be present to win
  • winning ticket drawn last day of sale
  • plant sales support the Garden general fund

The Garden plant sales are among the largest in the region with 27 vendors this year (check back for an updated list). Vendors will sell plants ranging from well-known favorites to rare exotics. If your planning to attend your first Lewis Ginter Plant Sale it most-likely will not be your last!! Don’t miss this highly anticipated event.

Plant sale is FREE to public; however regular Garden admission is required to enter the Garden.

Don’t Forget! Bring your wagon or cart.


Anna Springs Gardens (160 hosta plant cultivars)
Bloemendaal’s Best (Plants propagated by LGBG volunteers)
Blossom  Babies*(Flower planters, garden items)
Carolyn’s Garden (Perennials, hydrangeas, hostas, astilbes, ferns, day lilies and more)
Cedar Creek Gardens (Japanese maples, woody shrubs and trees, Australian hats)
Country Gardens (Unusual and new perennials and shrubs)
Forest Green Farm (Culinary and medicinal herb plants, dried herbal dip mixes and teas)
Forest Lane Botanicals*(Perennials, hostas, day lilies, native plants including azaleas)
Garden Gate Landscape and Design(Perennials, native perennials, woodies)
Hartwood Roses (Own-root heirloom and old garden roses)
Henrico County Master Gardeners(Educational workshops on gardening
H2oCollect(Rain chains, rain barrels, cultivated and wild mushrooms)
Morningside Farm & Nursery (Perennials, annuals, herbs)
Next Generation Garden & Nursery (Cold hardy camellias and companion plants)
Perennial Pickle (Organic local tomato, pepper,  eggplant, squash, melon seedlings)
Petersburg Garden Club* (The Botanical books, prints and stationery)
Poplar Ridge Nursery (Ornamental grasses, ferns, perennials, annuals, combo pots)
Radical Roots (Certified naturally grown vegetables, herbs, fruiting shrubs)
Richmond Area Daylily Society (day lilies)
Richmond Horticulture Association(Plants and plant related items)
Rick’s Custom Nursery (Rare and unusual perennials, trees, shrubs, ferns, Heucheras)
Swift Creek Garden Furniture(Garden furniture and garden art)
Tricycle Gardens(Heirloom vegatables, herbs, flower seedlings, worm boxes)
Urban Backyard Edibles* (Organic edible garden design, construction and maintenance)
Windmill Outback Nursery (Eucalyptus, other Australia related plants, metal lawn & garden art)
*vendors new this year
Remember to Visit our Garden Shop for:
Outdoor pots and statuary, variety of special gardening tools, gardening books, decorative accessories
Members receive 15% discount during Plant Sale!
Register for Chance to Win $25 Garden Shop Gift Card!
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