Sunday, November 7, 2021

Celebration of the Chrysanthemum
November 1-21, 2021
Lan Su Chinese Garden, Portland, OR

Make way pumpkins, this is the season for chrysanthemums! At Lan Su we are celebrating the chrysanthemum in November with our Chrysanthemum Penjing Exhibit a unique artform that will inspire with wonder. The illustrious history of the Chrysanthemum is honored through presentations on Chinese medicine, floral arts displays, cultivation and demonstrations and more!

Nov 1-21: Chrysanthemum Penjing Exhibit
Nov 1-21: Chrysanthemum Floral Arts Display
Featuring local floral designers, Michelle Dummer, Michelle Koeppe & Thang Ngo on Nov 6 & 7.
Nov 2, 9 & 16: Classical Chinese Medicine Lecture Series
Chrysanthemums as medicine from a classical Chinese perspective with Dr. Gabriel Forest Weiss.
Nov 14: Cultivating Chrysanthemum Penjing
A talk with Asian gardening consultant, Mark Vossbrink.
Nov 20: The Chrysanthemums of Lan Su
A display and demonstration with Lan Su horticulturist, Carla Lilyquist & horticulture volunteer, Janet Parenteau.
Nov 20: Chrysanthemum Q&A
Q & A table with Maymelle Wong of the Portland Chrysanthemum Society.

Week of Lights
Thursday-Sunday, November 4-7, 2021
Al’s Garden and Home, Sherwood(4th), Gresham(5th),
Wilsonville(6th), Woodburn(7th), OR

The Holiday Season is almost here, and our Week of Lights is back! From November 4th through the 7th, save 20% on Christmas merchandise and more all day long at Al's. When the sun goes down, the lights really begin to shine! Start the Holiday season with food, drinks, Christmas music and a Special after-hours shopping experience. For those attending the Al's of Woodburn event, there will be a farm tour of poinsettias where an Al's growing expert will walk you through the process of how our wide varieties of poinsettias are grown.

Each store will have their own night to shine (see dates and times below).
• Al's of Sherwood November 4, 2021 4:00pm - 7:00pm
• Al's of Gresham November 5, 2021 4:00pm - 7:00pm
• Al's of Wilsonville November 6, 2021 4:00pm - 7:00pm
• Al's of Woodburn November 7, 2021 12:00pm - 4:00pm
• Poinsettia Tour leaves from the Woodburn store at 12:00pm

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