Spring Plant Sales in Vancouver
Cherry blossoms, tulips and daffodils truly herald the arrival of spring in Vancouver. And with that, of course, comes a multitude of spring plant sales throughout the Lower Mainland. If you are an avid gardener get your calendar out because here is a list of sales in the next month you don’t want to miss!
March 23-24: Vancouver Orchid Society
This sale, held in the Floral Hall at the VanDusen Botancial Garden, is an opportunity to buy popular and rare orchids from local and international vendors. An AOS judged show will also be taking place during the event. Doors open at 9am on Saturday and 10am on Sunday. Admission is $7 for adults and $6 for seniors and students. A preview party is also offered on Friday night for those interested in advanced sales, but tickets must be bought in advance. For more information click here.
April 6: Alpine Garden Club of B.C.
This one-day show held in the Floral Hall at the VanDusen Botantical Garden, shows plants members have grown including alpine and woodland plants, bog plants, dwarf shrubs and conifers, bonsai and miniature trough gardens. Seeds and plants are available for sale. Admission is free for the public. Cash and cheques are accepted only. For more information click here.
April 13-14: The Vancouver Dahlia Society
Don’t miss the annual tuber sale held in the Floral Hall at the VanDusen Botanical Garden. Doors open at 1pm for both days and admission is free for the general public. For more information click here.
April 20: B.C. Fuchsia and Begonia Society
The B.C. Fuchsia and Begonia Society is holding its annual plant, craft, and bake sale in the Floral Hall at the VanDusen Botanical Garden. Admission is free. For more information contact Fran Carter at 604-591-3262.
April 20: Point Grey Chrysanthemum Association
The Point Grey Chrysanthemum Association is holding its annual cutting sale in the Cedar Room at the VanDusen Botanical Garden. Doors open at 9am. Admission is free. For more information click here.
April 20: Fraser South Rhododendron Society
The Fraser South Rhododendron Society is hosting its annual plant sale from 10am to 3pm in the parking lot at the United Church in Langley (5673-200th St. Langley). A great selection of rhododendrons, trees, shrubs and perennials will be available for sale. For more information call Nancy Moore at 604-859-3690.
April 21: South Burnaby Garden Club
The South Burnaby Garden Club is hosting its annual plant sale from 10am to 3pm in the Buy Low parking lot at Royal Oak and Rumble in Burnaby. Perennials, flowering bushes and other plants, including edible plants, are available for sale. Refurbished tools will also be sold at a reasonable price. For more information click here.
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