Get you cart ready! The VanDusen Garden’s plant sale is back!

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This Sunday is VanDusen Botanical Garden’s plant sale! This will be my second time attending the event, widely considered to be the largest plant sale in Metro Vancouver! Last year I was 2nd in line, which made the whole thing all the more exciting. This year? Well we will see where I land, but you can be sure I’ll be in that line up early Sunday morning with a coffee in one hand and my little green cart in the other! I hope to see you all there!

The Deets:

Plant Sale Essentials:
*       Catalogues available for $2 starting Apr. 5th in The Garden Shop
*       Date: Sunday, May 1, 2011, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
*       Busiest time: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
*       Bring something in which to carry purchases – wheelbarrow, wagon, stroller, blue box
*       Dress for the weather
*       Wear appropriate footwear, the ground is uneven and can be soggy
*       Plant Hold and Plant Pick-Up available
*       Visa, MasterCard, debit, cash and cheque accepted
*       Don’t be afraid to ask questions, Master Gardeners and volunteers are there to help you
*       Parking is at a premium, be prepared to walk
*       Take the opportunity to explore other areas of the Garden
*       Garden admission is free on Plant Sale Day

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5 comments on “Get you cart ready! The VanDusen Garden’s plant sale is back!

  1. Carrie on said:

    Dear Lord, don’t let Mike know! He’ll go and buy MORE plants!!!

  2. Loree/danger garden on said:

    So jealous….

  3. Kristin on said:

    Have fun! I have two plant sales next week so I will miss the VanDusen sale. It is always the best.

  4. Lori E on said:

    I have only gone once and didn’t have a cart. It was quite a feat to carry my new pond liner around and back to the car. Silly girl. I did get some lovely plants that were quite new to the lower mainland. Alas they have not survived the tough life over at my house.

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