NC Arboretum quilt garden 2021

ASHEVILLE — Plants grown by the pros will be sold off during a four-day plant sale at the N.C. Arboretum campus May 26-29.

The first two sale days will feature plants grown on the arboretums’ production greenhouses, including many of featured in the arboretum’s seasonal landscapes. Look for unique annuals and perennials, ornamental grasses, garden phlox, coneflowers, agastache, dahlias, salvias, petunias, verbenas and more.

All proceeds from this portion of the sale benefit The North Carolina Arboretum Society and support the Arboretum’s programs and exhibits.

The plant sale will continue on Friday and Saturday, featuring local growers and garden centers in a tailgate-style market. The sale will include annuals, perennials, trees, shrubs, herbs, houseplants, cut flowers and natural products from more than a dozen of WNC’s top garden centers, nurseries and growers.

Hours are 10 a.m.-7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 26; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Thursday, May 27, and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 28-29.

The Arboretum’s standard $16 parking fee applies for non-members. Located at 100 Frederick Law Olmsted Way, Asheville. For more information on the plant sale, click here.