EVENTS CALENDAR
Saturday,
April 27, 2019

Adelman Peony Gardens Open House
April 27-June 16, 2019
Adelman Peony Gardens, Salem, OR


We currently grow over 25 acres of peonies, featuring nearly 500 varieties with profound color variations. Let us help you make both memories and excitement in your garden with peonies! Peonyparadise.com



Lake Grove Garden Club 94th Annual Plant Sale
Saturday, April 27, 2019 • 8:00am-12:00pm
Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, Lake Oswego, OR


All kinds of plants/shrubs/trees/natives/the unusual. Advice available for all areas. Most plants are from our members gardens. Cash or check preferred. Come early and help us raise funds to help with our work in the community and our scholarship offerings. 790 A Ave, Lake Oswego, OR 97034.

Gardenfest Plant Sale
Saturday April 27, 2019 • 8:00am-2:00pm
PCC Rock Creek, Portland, OR


Join Washington County Master Gardeners™ for a fun-filled day shopping from a selection of thousands of plants expertly selected for the PNW, generating inspiring ideas from our new Education Garden, asking questions of our experts, or taking classes. Offering perennials, shrubs, vegetables, herbs and more for flower-filled gardens and bountiful harvests. Kid’s activities, plant combination ideas, & gardener gifts too. Our Master Gardeners are delighted to welcome you, inspire you, and help you succeed in your garden by providing practical knowledge on plants, garden care, and diagnosing problems. At PCC Rock Creek Campus - 17705 NW Springville Road, Portland. http://washingtoncountymastergardeners.org/

Portland Chrysanthemum Society Plant Sale
Saturday, April 27, 2019 • 8:00am-4:00pm
Portland Nursery (Division), Portland, OR


The Portland Chrysanthemum Society’s first plant sale of the year will feature starts of choice Exhibition and Garden type mum varieties that are not available anywhere else at the retail level. Come and get your Spiders, Quills, Incurves, Reflexes and more, and come early for the best selection! Our members will be happy to provide plant selection and growing advice for these spectacular flowers. For more info e-mail Tamara@mums.org or go to Facebook.com/PortlandChrysanthemumSociety.
Portland Nursery, 9000 SE Division St, Portland OR.

Tualatin Valley Garden Club 56th Annual Plant Sale
Saturday, April 27, 2019 • 8:30am–5:00pm
Washington County Fairgrounds, Hillsboro, OR


Plants for sale, information, and fun at the Tualatin Valley Garden Club Annual Plant Sale. Numerous family-friendly and helpful vendors offer great selections and best prices on home garden and landscape plants. Washington County Fairgrounds, east entrance at 34th and Cornell Rd., Hillsboro, OR. Communities that sow together, grow together!

TulipFest
March 23–April 29, 2019 • Mon–Thur, 9:00am-6:00pm; Fri-Sun, 8:00am-7:00pm
Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm, Woodburn, OR


There are dozens of exciting activities taking place at the Wooden Shoe Tulip Fest! Click on the tabs below to learn about daily, weekend, and special events! www.woodenshoe.com

Clark Public Utilities Home & Garden Idea Fair
Friday, April 26, 2019 • 9:00am-6:00pm
Saturday, April 27, 2019 • 9:00am-6:00pm
Sunday, April 28, 2019 • 10:00am-5:00pm
Clark County Event Center


Join us for the 28th annual Clark Public Utilities Home and Garden Idea Fair at the Clark County Event Center. This local tradition is the perfect kick off to the home improvement season with a huge plant sale, free kids’ activities, and all the ideas and supplies you’ll need for your next home project – indoor or out! The free show features hundreds of local home and garden, products and services.

Come peruse a showcase of full-size landscape displays hosted by the Washington Association of Landscape Professionals; one of the region’s largest plant sales, presented by the Specialty Nursery Association of Clark County; and the Innovation Home built by New Tradition Homes. Take in the community flavor with local produce and hand-made goods with the Salmon Creek Farmers Market. Try hands-on activities in the KidZone the whole family can enjoy.

Admission is free, but donations of non-perishable food items for local food banks or cash for Operation Warm Heart, a program providing home heating grants to families in financial crisis, are encouraged. Event Center parking is $6 per vehicle. The utility provides free shuttle bus service from the Fisher’s Landing and 99th Street transit stations. More information is available at www.homeandgardenideafair.com.

Aloha Garden Club Plant and Garden Art Sale
Saturday, April 27, 2019 • 9:00am-2:00pm
Aloha Huber Park Elementary School, Aloha, OR


Come by and see why people love to shop our sale every year! Don’t miss this incredible selection of hundreds of high-quality plants including perennials, shrubs, trees, and more. Also browse a wide assortment of garden art by local artists for sale. Beautiful selection of a huge variety of plants! Great prices starting at $2! Garden art on display for purchase! Shop local and give back to the community - all proceeds go towards grants and scholarships! Debit and credit cards accepted, come early for best selection. All proceeds go towards grants and scholarships. Located at 5000 SW 173rd Ave. Aloha, OR 97007. Follow signs from Kinnaman and Farmington Roads.



Beaverton Garden Club Annual Plant Sale
Saturday, April 27, 2019 • 9:00am-2:00pm
St. Cecelia Church, Beaverton, OR


St. Cecelia school parking lot (behind church) SW 5th & Franklin, Beaverton

SW Portland Fuchsia Club Plant Sale
Saturday, April 27, 2019 • 9:00am-2:00pm
St. Cecilia Catholic Church, Beaverton, OR


In conjunction with Beaverton Garden Club. Fuchsias: 4" plants, gallon plants, unusual hardy, perennial uprights & trailers. Annuals & perennials: bedding plants, treees, bushes, shrubs and herbs. 9:00am to plants sold out or 2:00pm, whichever comes first. Parking lot behind St. Ceclila Catholic Church, 5105 SW Franklin Ave., Beaverton, OR.

Scholars' Rocks Display
April 1, 2019-April 30, 2019 • 10:00am-6:00pm
Lan Su Chinese Garden, Portland, OR


Lan Su Chinese Garden in partnership with Asia America, presents an exhibition of Gongshi for the entire month of April in celebration of Scholar's Arts month in the garden! This will be a unique opportunity to purchase these prized and rare stones for your own inspirational collection.

The preferred aesthetic of a Scholar’s Rocks is based on subtleties of color, shape, markings, surface of wood, and sound. Prized qualities include awkward symmetry, resonance of sound when struck, resemblance to mountainous landscapes and texture. Stones are often displayed on a wood pedestal that has been carved specifically for the stone.

Scholars' Rocks also known as Gongshi have been collected for aesthetic and religious purposes evolving from the use of larger stones in gardens for over 1,000 years. These stones were also used by scholars (also known as literati) for meditation and inspiration. Scholars' Rocks can be a variety of stone, set on carved rosewood pedestals. With a range in form and color, coarse or smooth and have dramatic form meant to evoke feeling from the viewer. https://lansugarden.org

Lilac Days
April 20-May 12, 2019 • 10:00am-4:00pm
Hulda Klager Lilac Gardens, Woodland, WA


Each year in the spring, the Hulda Klager Lilac Gardens hosts Lilac Days to celebrate the beauty of lilacs in bloom. Visitors from around the world stroll through the gardens, buy their favorite lilacs, visit Hulda’s Victorian era home, and shop for special lilac inspired items in the gift shop. The gardens are open daily 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. year around. A $5.00 gate fee is payable at the gate during Lilac Days. Except during Lilac Days, the gate fee is $3.00. Children 12 years old and under enter free when accompanied by an adult. No pets are permitted, this includes therapy or comfort dogs. Only service dogs as defined by ADA.gov are permitted to enter Gardens. http://www.lilacgardens.com

Hoyt Arboretum Guided Tours
Saturdays & Sundays, April 6-October 27, 2019 • 12:00pm-2:00pm
Hoyt Arboretum, Portland, OR


Guided tours of the Hoyt Arboretum every Saturday and Sunday at 12 noon - 2:00pm. Free to Hoyt Arboretum Friends (HAF), donations appreciated from non-members. www.hoytarboretum.org

Shinrin Yoku Guided Tour
Saturday, April 27, 2019 • 11:00am–12:00pm
Leach Botanical Garden, Portland, OR


Leach Botanical Garden is a powerful place of respite in bustling SE Portland. Come join us for a soothing, expansive walk through the forest, meadow and creek side. "Shinrin-Yoku. . . combines leisurely walks on gentle paths under forest canopy with guided activities and meditations to help you open your senses, hone your intuition, and experience the forest as you never have before." http://www.shinrin-yoku.org. Meet in front of the Manor House. Free. First come, first served. Limit 15. Leach Botanical Garden 6704 SE 122nd Avenue Portland, OR 97236.
503-823-1671. www.leachgarden.org

Planted Aquarium Tank
Saturday, April 27, 2019 • 12:00pm
Hughes Water Gardens, Tualatin, OR


Classes is free of charge and are located at our store. Please call ahead or email us to put yourself on the reserved class list.

Garden Gala
Saturday, April 27, 2019 • 4:00pm–7:00pm
The Oregon Garden, Silverton, OR


Join us for us for an evening of horticulture networking, Garden tours, silent auction and speaker Richie Steffen, of Great Plants Picks, will be presenting an evening program highlighting the remarkable biodiversity that thrives in our northwest climate. The event starts with Garden tours at 4 pm and includes wine and dinner. Admission: A portion of your ticket is tax-deductible. Early-bird rate $65, after March 22 price increases to $80. Early-bird table rate (Seats 8) $500, after March 22 price increases to $600.

The Garden Gala is produced by the Oregon Garden Foundation, proceeds from this event will help enhance the Garden’s plant collection, fund capital projects and support our educational programs at The Oregon Garden. Richie is a highly entertaining author and speaker. His program will captivate your inner plant nerd. As curator of the Elizabeth Miller Botanical Garden near Seattle, Washington, he is an expert the Pacific Northwest’s climate growing conditions. Great Plant Picks is a plant selection committee that specializes in plants what do well in our climate. During the Garden Gala, Richie will do a program about the newest plant recommendations in the exciting Great Plant Picks program. The Oregon Garden, 879 W Main St, Silverton, Oregon 97381. www.oregongarden.org

 
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