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Spring Festival of Flowers
Sunday March 31, 2013 - Tuesday April 30, 2013

Thousands of bulbs, colorful spring annuals, a woodland full of wildflowers, magnificent dogwoods, amazing azaleas, and gorgeous container plantings highlight the arrival of spring in the Garden.

A long-established Huntsville rite of spring and the largest in the state, the Spring Plant Sale 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. All varieties have been specially selected to thrive in North Alabama. Master Gardeners will perform soil pH testing. Vendors offer garden accessories.

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Spring Plant Sale dates for 2013:
Wednesday, April 17, Night of a Thousand Flowers Preview Party & Sale, 5-7 p.m.
Thursday, April 18, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., MEMBERS ONLY DAY (bring your membership card)
Friday & Saturday, April 19 & 20, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., open to public
Sunday, April 21, 12-5 p.m., open to public

Music in the Garden

Join us for Music in the Garden during April. Every Saturday and Sunday we will have a different musician in the Cedar Glade area. Check out the schedule below to see who will be playing the delightful tunes!

Date Musician
 April 6
 Raul Mejia
 11 a.m. -1 p.m.
 April 7
 Raul Mejia
 12-2 p.m.
April 13
 Flute Ensemble
 1-3 p.m.
 April 14
 Log Cabin String Band
 12-2 p.m.
 April 20
 Just Bob
 11 a.m. -2 p.m. .
 April 21
 Athens Dulcimer Group
  12-2 p.m.
 April 27
 Just Bob
 11 a.m. -2 p.m. .
 April 28
 Alex Banks
 12:30-2 p.m.



Group tours available by reservation.

Plant sale gift certificates are available by contacting Jean Hairston at 256-773-6526 or

Call 256-830-4447 for more information.