KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Submitted) -- The University of Tennessee Gardens is holding its spring plant sale on Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
A preview sale will be held on Friday, April 4, from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. for all UT employees, Gardens volunteers, and Friends of the UT Gardens. Friends will also receive a 10 % discount on all purchases.
If you are not a Friend yet, you will also be able to sign up for a membership at the preview sale and receive the member discount on plants.
Now is the time to shop for some unique plants for your garden. We will have a variety of plants to meet your landscaping needs. Some unique trees that we will be selling include ‘Silver Mist’ Deodar Cedar, ‘Rising Sun’ Redbud, Paperbark Maple, ‘Aka Tsuki’ Kousa Dogwood, and Appalachian Spring Dogwood series. We will also be offering a variety of perennials such as ‘Sarah Bernhardt’ Peony, Double Take™ Quince and much more.
For directions to the Gardens’ location on the campus of the UT Institute of Agriculture on Neyland Drive, or for more details on the huge selection of plants on sale, as well as rain barrels, garden art, and outdoor ornaments, visit the UT Gardens website (linked at right).