We humans are no more exempt than the bees and butterflies and hummingbirds when it comes to plants: We’re attracted to their sweetness and beauty. We recognize plants as life. And so we shop. We wander through greenhouses and shuffle through nurseries, searching out plants. We are mesmerized. Hypnotized. Hortiholics.
The Plant Sale Preview Party is Thursday, May 8 from 4 - 8 p. m. In addition to shopping early for the best selection of plants for your garden, Preview Party guests will enjoy a fabulous array of appetizers, wine and beer. Admission is $45 per person (Note: This event has sold out for the last several years. Reserve your spot now--there are still a few tickets left!).
How do I know it’s spring? Because I made my reservation for the Plant Sale Preview Party at Denver Botanic Gardens. For me, this officially marks the start of spring and the gardening season. I always look forward to this event and have for some 30 years. Rain or shine. Snow or sleet. Never miss it.
It doesn’t get much better than strolling through the Gardens in May, pushing a cart...
As a dedicated plantaholic, I have always loved the Denver Botanic Gardens Plant Sale -- interesting, new introductions, old garden stand-bys, Plant Select marvels, divine little alpine and succulent treasures. And it didn’t take me long to discover a great way to get a jump on the Mother’s Day crowd by going to the Plant Sale Preview Party.
NOW, I have learned I can up the ante by taking advantage of...