Events



MAY ARBORETUM SOCIETY

Annual Plant Sale - Open to the Public

PictureSaturday June 3, 2017 - 8:00 am to 1:00 pm

 
Location: Wilbur D. May Arboretum and Botanical Garden - 1595 North Sierra Street, Reno Description: With more than 3,000 plants for sale, this is a dream sale for the newbie and seasoned gardener alike. Shop for unique plants, hard-to-find varieties, and native plants that will grow in our climate zone! Highlights include sun and shade perennials, assorted herbs, succulents, plants that attract butterflies and bees, along with plants that have low water requirements. Arboretum staff and Society members will be on hand to assist you and answer your plant growing questions. 

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Kitchen Herbs and Cooking Demonstrations  Beginning at 9:30 am, take a seat in Burke Garden and learn about the use of herbs in cooking, add flavor and freshness directly from the garden. Chefs from Crème Cafe a local eatery in Midtown will be preparing and cooking some delicious foods and drinks using herbs you can grow in containers or a garden.

General Public Invited - Free Admission