October 20 – 21
For 36 Years, the largest plant and garden-related
items sale in San Diego!
Featuring a wide variety of unique, exotic and unusual plants you won’t find anywhere else! Including beautiful water-wise plants to enhance your garden and save on your water bill.
At San Diego Botanic Garden’s Annual Fall Plant Sale, plant lovers can choose from thousands of unique, exotic, unusual and drought-tolerant plants, as well as California natives, herbs, succulents, annuals, perennials and SO much more!
Thousands of plants donated by over 100 generous local growers wholesalers, retail nurseries and individuals make the San Diego Botanic Garden’s annual Fall Plant Sale the LARGEST and most DIVERSE plant sales in San Diego County.
Don’t miss this opportunity to enhance and beautify your home, office or other open space with plants grown locally at discounted prices. As well as purchase beautiful water-wise and drought tolerant plants that will enhance your garden and save on your water bill!
Plant selections include California natives, cacti, succulents, fruit trees, bromeliads, sub-tropicals and house plants. Many plants available at the sale are propagated at the SD Botanic Garden by horticulturalists, docents and dedicated volunteers.
The Fall Plant Sale is one of the Garden’s biggest fundraisers and is organized by more than 150 volunteers who transport, tag, price, groom and organize the plants. Generous plant donations from San Diego County growers, nurseries and wholesalers enable the Garden to offer plants at exceptional prices to attendees of the Fall Plant Sale.
The Botanic Attic, filled with new and gently-used garden-related items, a used book sale, and the popular Bakery Shoppe, selling home-made baked goods, jams and jellies, will also available at the Fall Plant Sale.
The Fall Plant Sale is held annually in October, the best time of year to begin planting a fall garden in Southern California.
Saturday, October 20:
Steward Level and above - 8 am -4 pm
Basic Memberships - 9 am - 4 pm
General Public - 10 am -4 pm
Sunday, October 21:
10 am - 4 pm
Monday, October 22:
I/2 price sale on all remaining plants
9 am - 12 pm
Remaining plants after Monday Sale will be available for the rest of the week at 1/2 off original price.
Cost: please check back.
Help Make the Fall Plant Sale a Success
The success of our plant sale depends upon the generosity of members from the community. You can help in the following ways:
• Donate plants or gently used garden-related items, help underwrite the event, or participate in set-up. Contact Stacy Fattaleh at 760/ 207–4259 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
• Bake a goodie for our Bakery Shoppe! As always, we need cakes and pies to sell by the slice, and large yummy cookies. Please bring your baked goods to the Ecke Building on Friday, Saturday, or Sunday. If you have any questions call Thelma Montag at 760/ 436–4601.
• Bring us your books! Let your surplus books rejoin the world’s circulation by donating fiction, non-fiction, hard cover, soft cover, pocket books, cookbooks and garden books. No audio books and/or magazines, cassettes, CDs, VHS movies and DVDs.
Bring your donations to the Administrative Offices during regular business hours from 9 am – 5 pm Monday through Friday. Please NO encyclopedias or Reader’s Digest condensed books
All Fall Plant Sale supporters who contribute a minimum of $200 in cash, plant material valued at $200, or help at least 20 hours with the set-up will be invited to attend a special VIP Pre-Sale/ Wine and Cheese Reception, followed by an exciting live auction that features unusual collector plants.
Thank you for your support!