**** 2012 East Tennessee / Knoxville-Area Plant Events ****

brandon7 TN_zone(7)January 7, 2012

Many 2012 events have not been announced yet, but here's what I have so far. Definitely check for yourself before going, in case I got some detail wrong. "Best guess"/as-yet-unannounced info is show in italics.

Saturday, 28 January 2012, 10am - 2pm

at Ijams Nature Center

Ijams Nature Center Annual Seed Swap

Friday-Sunday, 17-19 February 2012

at the Knoxville Convention Center

Dogwood Arts House & Garden Show

Saturday, 14 April 2012, probably from 9am - 2pm

probably at Lakeshore Park

Knoxville Garden Club's Talahi Plant Sale

Saturday, 21 April 2012, 9am-3pm

at the Oak Ridge Arboretum

University of Tennessee Arboretum Society Spring Plant Sale

Saturday, 28 April 2012, 9am - 3pm

at Ijams Nature Center

Ijams Nature Center Spring Plant Sale

probably on a Saturday near the end of April

at The Shops at Franklin Square

Spring Garden Festival (Plant Sale)

probably some Saturday or Sunday in May

probably at New Harvest Park in East Knoxville

Spring 2012 East Tennessee Plant Swap

probably some Saturday and Sunday in May

at the University of Tennessee Gardens in Knoxville

Bloomsday

Saturday, 13 October 2012, 9am-3pm

at the Oak Ridge Arboretum

University of Tennessee Arboretum Society Fall Plant Sale

If anyone has more info on any of the above events (especially the date of Bloomsday) or announcements about other East Tennessee plant related events, please add them!

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brandon7 TN_zone(7)

Addition:

Saturday, 31 March 2012, 9am - 2pm
at Racheff Gardens
Racheff Gardens Spring Plant Sale

Updates:

Saturday, 28 April 2012, 9am - 3pm
at The Shops at Franklin Square
Spring Garden Festival (Plant Sale)

Saturday & Sunday, 12 May & 13 May 2012, times TBA
at the UT Gardens in Knoxville
Bloomsday

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Saturday, 19 May 2012, see www.easttnplantswap.com for schedule
at Tyson Park in East Knoxville (map also on website)
Spring 2012 East Tennessee Plant Swap
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Check for yourself before going to any of these events, in case I got some detail wrong.

    Bookmark   February 12, 2012 at 6:48PM
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saraintn

One more added next week! 4/7/12

Spring Plant Sale - UT Gardens Knoxville

Saturday, April 7th from 9:00am - 2:00pm
A preview sale will be held Friday, April 6th from 2:00 - 5:00pm for all UT employees, garden volunteers, and Friends of the Gardens members. Friends receive a 10% discount on their purchases.

A Plant Sale Not to Be Missed!
Come and shop for some unique and cutting-edge plants for your garden as well as rain barrels, garden art, and outdoor ornaments.

All proceeds will benefit the UT Gardens. The sale will be located at the UT Gardens on the UT agriculture campus in Knoxville located on Neyland Drive adjacent to the UT Veterinary Hospital.

Here is a link that might be useful: UT Gardens plant sale

    Bookmark   March 30, 2012 at 9:23PM
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