FIFTH ANNUAL PLANT SALE HELPS ALL OUR GARDENS GROW
NASHVILLE, TN. – The early bird definitely catches the worm at the fifth annual Native Plant Sale. Hosted by the Garden Club of Nashville, the annual sale is taking place on Saturday, April 6 at Cheekwood. The Native Plant Sale offers an extraordinary variety of wildflower treasures perfect for local gardens. The sale benefits the Howe Garden at Cheekwood.
The Native Plant Sale is a one day only sale inside Cheekwood’s Botanic Hall and features more than 50 varieties of plants, including wild ginger, Virginia bluebells and celandine poppies. There will also be an exquisite assortment of select native shrubs and flowering trees, which offer gorgeous springtime blooms and brilliant fall color.
Cheekwood’s gardens are showing signs of spring color with purple violas, yellow daffodils, and pink ‘Okame’ cherry trees already in bloom.
The sale begins at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday and lasts until all plants are sold! Gates open at 9:30 a.m. and Cheekwood’s regular gate admission applies.
Cheekwood is a 55-acre botanical garden and art museum located on the historic Cheek estate. The institution’s mission is to preserve Cheekwood as an historical landmark where beauty and excellence in art and horticulture stimulate the mind and nurture the spirit. Cheekwood is located at 1200 Forrest Park Drive in Nashville, 8 miles southwest of downtown Nashville. Open Tuesday through Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Admission is $12 for adults, seniors $10 and children 3-17 are $5. Parking is $3 per car. Admission during Bruce Munro LIGHT Nights will be $15 for adults, $12 for seniors, $8 for children 3-17, and $5 for Cheekwood members. For further information call 615-356-8000 or visit www.cheekwood.org.