Annual Penstemon Festival & Summer Plant Sale
Join us at our 30th annual Plant Sale and Penstemon Festival!
The Arboretum at Flagstaff’s Summer Plant Sale and Penstemon Festival is scheduled in July to take advantage of the monsoon rains. Horticulturists at The Arboretum are propagating herbaceous perennials, vines, shrubs, and trees that are acclimated to our area and are sure to do well in your garden.
In addition to the plant sale, enjoy our selection of Arboretum-themed merchandise and gardening books, special presentations and walks, as well as children's crafts for shopping parents.
Friday, July 12 — Members Only
- 2 - 5 PM: A members only preview of Arboretum, Native Plant and Seed, and Warner's selections.
A brief presentation by Arboretum horticulturist Katherine Golfinopoulos, as well as staff from Warner's and Native Plant and Seed, will feature plants for various garden microclimates and Arboretum members will get first pick of the best penstemons and other plants available this season.
Saturday, July 13— Public
- 10 AM - 4PM: Public sale of Arboretum, Native Plant and Seed, and Warner's plant selections. Come and find the perfect native for your high-elevation garden!
The 2013 Plant Sale will feature live local musical performers, food vendors and a beer garden. The event will showcase presentations and information booths with regional specialists. Event schedule coming soon.