Area Plant Sales and Events

Outside Events

Dexter Rhododendron Garden Tour and Sale


Saturday, 05/25/2019 - Sunday, 06/02/2019
All Day
Event Details

Dexter Rhododendron Garden, Sandwich MA

Tour and Rhododendron Sale For a multi-day period in May and June, the Heritage Museums & Gardens, an eclectic Cape Cod attraction, invites guests to experience one of its most spectacular living collections: more than 100 varieties of flowering rhododendrons planted in the 3-acre Dexter Rhododendron Garden. Many talks, walks and other activities are scheduled to coincide with the festival, which inspires gardeners and allows them to purchase rhododendron plants to cultivate at home.

Regular admission fees apply. For details, call 508-888-3300.
https://heritagemuseumsandgardens.org/gardens/heritages-gardens/dexter-rhododendron-garden/


Outside Events

Wentworth-Coolidge Mansion State Historic Site Tour and Lilac Sale


Saturday, 05/25/2019
12:00 am
Event Details

Wentworth-Coolidge Mansion, Portsmouth NH

Tour and Lilac Sale
America’s oldest lilac bushes erupt in lush purple hues each spring at the seaside Wentworth-Coolidge Mansion State Historic Site. Take a free tour the grand Colonial-era home of New Hampshire’s first royal governor (who was quite a character), and enjoy family activities, guided trail walks and more on the lawn amid the fragrant lilacs. You can also purchase heirloom varieties of lilacs, which have been cultivated on the grounds for 250 years.


Outside Events

Northborough Garden Club Plant Sale


Saturday, 06/01/2019
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Details

Ellsworth-McAfee Park, Northborough MA


Outside Events

Country Garden Tour and Plant Sale at the Carlisle Common


Friday, 06/07/2019 - Saturday, 06/08/2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Details

Carlisle Common, Carlisle MA


Outside Events

Friends of Ayer Library Annual Plant Sale with Garden Share


Saturday, 06/15/2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Event Details

Ayer Public Library, Ayer MA

The Friends of the Ayer Library are expanding their annual Plant Sale with Garden Share. Community members may pot up and label perennials, herbs, annuals, and houseplants from their own garden and donate them to sell at the plant sale, Saturday, June 15, 10 am- 2 pm. No trees, shrubs, or invasive plants, please.

Plants may be dropped off at the library the morning of the sale. In addition to Garden Share the sale will offer native pollinator plants. We hope you’ll join us to find some wonderful plants, at low prices! For more information contact Mary Metzger, eaststreetnativeplants@gmail.com or friendsoftheayerlibrary@gmail.com.


Outside Events

Lexington Field & Garden Club / Lexington Garden Blossoms Garden Tour


Saturday, 06/15/2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Details

Lexington Field & Garden Club / Lexington Garden Blossoms Garden Tour
$25 in advance $30 day of tour

https://www.lexgardenclub.org/garden-tour.html


Outside Events

Grow Native Plant Sale – UMass Waltham


Tuesday, 06/18/2019
9:00 am - 2:30 pm
Event Details

UMass Waltham Field Station, Waltham MA

Grow Native Plant Sale – UMass Waltham Field Station 240 Beaver St, Waltham, MA 02452
A complete list of species available will be posted on approx.. May15th

https://www.grownativemass.org/programs/plantsale


Outside Events

The Newport Flower Show- Rosecliff


Friday, 06/21/2019 - Sunday, 06/23/2019
All Day
Event Details

American ornithologist and painter John James Audubon (1785-1851) declared that he only came alive when “in the field” of this wild new land. His artful hand created a pictorial journal not only of the birds he loved but also of their habitats. Join us as we travel with this visionary naturalist in our own Artistic Adventure.

Friday, June 21, 2019: 10:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 22, 2019: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 23, 2019: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Show Highlights
Festive Opening Night Party
Colorful floral designs
Horticulture exhibits
Garden displays
Unique shopping opportunities
Afternoon Tea
Moonlight Movie
Champagne & Jazz Brunch
Lectures and demonstrations
Children’s activities

All proceeds from the Newport Flower Show benefit the preservation and restoration of the historic landscapes of The Preservation Society of Newport County.

https://www.newportmansions.org/events/newport-flower-show


Outside Events

Iris Society of Massachusetts Iris Sale


Saturday, 07/27/2019
All Day
Event Details

Verrill Farm, Concord MA

Hours TBD

ISM Iris Sale to the Public
At Verrill Farm, 11 Wheeler Road, Concord, MA.

http://www.massirises.org/pages/ismevents.html


We do our best to offer accurate information for these events but you should check with the event’s organizer or sponsoring organization for the most accurate information and up-to-date details.