Garden Center Closed until April 30

The Garden Center will be closed through the end of April in accordance with the Governor’s orders. For questions regarding meetings, booking the Garden Center, or information about the shop or library, please contact: Laurie Rivera at abqgardenctr@swcp.com or call 238.1250.  Check back on our website and facebook page for updates on our events.

We encourage you to keep up-to-date by following NMDOHCDC, and WHO guidance.

Our priority is the well-being of our staff, our member organizations, and our visitors.  We wish to recognize the support of our volunteers and our paid staff for their efforts during this difficult and uncertain time.  We wish to thank all of our patrons and visitors for their support over the years.  We look forward to welcoming you back to our gardens, events, and activities as soon as we are able.

Postponements and Cancellations

For more information about cancelled private events, please contact the event organizers.

For more information about Council member organizations event postponements and cancellations, please check the club websites and facebook pages.

We will announce changes and updates on our website and social media feeds as we become aware of them.

  • The African Violet Society has cancelled their Flower Show and Sale which was April the 18th and 19th. They are trying to reschedule in August. For more information their website is: http://albuquerqueafricanvioletclub.org
  • The 2020 NM Cactus and Succulent Society Show and Sale scheduled in April has been cancelled. The April meeting has been cancelled, but the May members-only garden tour remains as scheduled. Details may be found on their website: http://new-mexico.cactus-society.org
  • The Council Spring Plant Sale has been tentatively rescheduled for May 9 at the Albuquerque Garden Center. Everything is subject to change at this time so please check back for updates as we get closer to the event.
  • Parade of Gardens has been postponed to June 13, 2021. Follow our posts to see more about this exciting event.

Spring Plant Sale – Tentatively May 9

The Spring Plant Sale has been tentatively re-scheduled for Saturday May 9.  Come to the Garden Center between 9 am and 3 pm to get your spring plants.  Since this usually two-day event will be packed into a single day, get there early. Our selection will include herbs, bedding plants, coleus, daisies, geraniums and lots of homegrown vegetables and flowers.  Stay tuned to this website and our facebook page for updates.