Plan Your Visit


Spring Plant Sale
Thursday April 16, 2015 - Sunday April 19, 2015:
Grisham Pavilion

The Garden Guild’s Spring Plant Sale, the largest plant sale in North Alabama, offers annuals by the flat or pack; ferns, geraniums, a huge selection of herbs, cherished heirloom plants, houseplants, orchids, perennials, old-fashioned roses, vegetable plants, water plants, wildflowers, shrubs, vines, and trees, including fruit and berry trees! All varieties have been specially selected to thrive in North Alabama.

Knowledgeable volunteers offer their expertise on plant selection and cultivation. Visitors are encouraged to bring their own wagons for easier transporting.

Raffle tickets for fabulous prizes will be available in the Shoppe at the Garden beginning mid-March and continuing during the plant sale. Winners will be drawn at 4 pm Sunday, April 13. You do not have to be present to win.

What's new this year?
Educational classes 
Friday, April 17
9:30 AM Herb Gardening Basics with Cookie Kruvand
10:30 AM Designing Your First Landscape with Susan Webb
11:30 AM Attracting Birds to Your Garden with Emily Clem
1:00 PM Creating a Container Garden with Stacy Scannell
2:00 PM Ferns for your Shady Places with Susan McDonald
3:00 PM Giving Native Plants A Home in Your Garden with Carol Lambdin

Saturday, April 18
9:30 AM Using Herbs in your Kitchen with Tamara Huron
10:30 AM Growing Vegetables in Small Spaces with Tom Simpson
11:30 AM Designing Your First Landscape with Susan Webb
1:00 PM Attracting Birds to Your Garden with Emily Clem
2:00 PM Giving Native Plants A Home in Your Garden with Carol Lambdin
3:00 PM Building a Pollinator Garden with Amanda Maples

Food Trucks will be available on Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Thursday, April 16th
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Angels, Island Coffee: Coffee, espresso, latte, tea, hot chocolate, smoothies,        fresh premade wraps
Friday, April 17th
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Angel's Island Coffee
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Food Fighters Bustaurant: Burgers, hotdogs, fries
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Dale's Stuft Truck: Stuffed white and sweet potatoes

Saturday, April 18th
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Sweet Thing: Bakery items
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Cottage Crepes: Sweet or savory crepes made from scratch
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Dales Stuft Truck
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Rollin' Lobstah: Lobster inspired cuisine

Entertainment for Saturday, April 18th
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM The Bob Jones Jazz Band Ensemble will perform for your dining and  shopping pleasure


Members only, April 16
Open to the public, April 17-19
Remember to bring your membership card for shopping on April 16 (the day reserved for members only).