Mounts Botanical Garden to Host Annual
Fall Plant Sale / Hibiscus Show & Sale
This Weekend – November 6 & 7
(West Palm Beach, FL – November 2, 2010) The Friends of Mounts Botanical Garden expects hundreds of local horticultural enthusiasts and gardening fans this weekend at the annual:
More than a… Fall Plant Sale
and Hibiscus Show & Sale
Saturday, November 6 – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
+ Breakfast for Mounts Members, 8 to 9 a.m.
Sunday, November 7 – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
In the Garden
Free for members; $5 for non-members
This annual Fall Plant Sale features over 80 vendors with an amazing assortment of quality plants and goods. This is a great opportunity to learn about the plants that grow well in South Florida and find something new for your garden.
The American Hibiscus Sunrise-Conrad Chapter will be having their hibiscus show featuring many of the state’s best blooms. Hibiscus plants will be available at their booth.
The PBC Woodturners will be selling a large selection of their beautiful woodturnings. Palms, orchids, bamboo, begonias, bromeliads, fruit trees and many other types of plants will be for sale.
About Mounts Botanical Garden:
Mounts Botanical Garden is Palm Beach County’s oldest and largest public garden. Mounts displays tropical and subtropical plants from around the world, including plants native to Florida, exotic trees, tropical fruit, herbs, citrus, palms and more. As a component of the Palm Beach County Cooperative Extension Service, and through its affiliation with the University of Florida, Mounts is the place to connect with Extension Horticulturists, Master Gardeners, the Florida Yards and Neighborhoods Program, and professional horticultural advisors. In addition, Mounts offers a variety of horticultural classes and workshops.
Located at 531 North Military Trail in West Palm Beach, Mounts Botanical Garden is open Monday-Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. (Closed on all County observed holidays.) The suggested donation for entry to the Garden is $5 per person. For more information, please call 561.233.1757 or visit www.mounts.org.