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Violets in Fairyland Show with Sale April 21 2pm-5pm, April 22 10am-3pm

Stop by on Saturday and Sunday, 21st and 22nd, for our fiftieth annual spring show and sale. Come early to purchase your favorite African violets and to get advice from the experts.  This year we also have:  Drawings!  Demos!  Growing Info!

Open to the public, free parking.  For more information link to either of the following:

Annual Spring Plant Sale Apr. 27 and 28th

Council is sponsoring our Annual Spring Plant Sale where we’ll have heirloom tomato plants, hanging baskets, succulent bowls, flowering pots, bulbs, iris, daylilies, dahlias, houseplants, unusual home-dug plants, roses, annuals, perennials, shrubs, ground covers, herbs and vegetables.  How can you possibly miss this sale – the right plants at the right time?  Free entrance, free parking.

Friday       1pm – 6 pm           Saturday  8 am – noon

Parade of Gardens in Los Ranchos June 16 8am-4pm

Join us this year in touring 9 spectacular North Valley gardens.  There will be musicians and artists in various gardens to provide additional ambience.  Lunch is recommended at nearby restaurants.  Parking is available near most of the gardens, but a vehicle is needed to get between them.  See  Photos-of-the-Gardens

Tickets can be purchased the day of the tour or in advance starting April 15 at various locations around town including our Garden Shop, Alameda Greenhouses, Bookworks, Jericho Nurseries, Osuna Nursery, Plants of the SW, PlantWorld, Rehms Nursery, Santa Ana Garden Center.  You can also purchase tickets online through a link that will be here starting the 15th.  Continue reading

2018 NM State Fair Flower Shows September

September in New Mexico is both chile roasting time and the State Fair.  Begin planning your entries for this year’s show.  Below are the rules you will need to follow with your exhibits.
…General Rules – all divisions – Floriculture Committee Rules–2018
…Horticulture – Division I–Horticulture 2018
…Floral Design – Division II –Design
…Youth – Floriculture Division III – Youth – 2018
…Botanical Arts – Division IV–Botanical Arts