The New Orleans Unit of The Herb Society of America will host their annual Spring Plant Sale on Saturday, April 9, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be herbs, butterfly plants, annuals and perennials for purchase. The sale will be held rain or shine, and proceeds will benefit local educational programs.
The plant sale will be held at a private residence, at 2202 General Pershing Street, to allow attendees to see plants in their growing state. The entrance is at the gate on Loyola Ave. off Napoleon Ave.
The garden features a native garden, irises and a collection of Salvia. Unusual varieties not readily available in the local nurseries will also be available for purchase. Members of the local Herb Society unit will be on hand to help gardeners select plants for culinary and ornamental uses.
Proceeds will benefit the New Orleans Botanical Gardens, Longue Vue Gardens and the Herb Society of America, New Orleans Unit’s educational programs. For further information contact Anne Barnes, at (504) 899-3391 or Audrey Driscoll at firstname.lastname@example.org .