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Plant Sale Extravaganza

The annual Plant Sale Extravaganza will be held at Reiman Gardens Saturday, May 13, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Sunday, May 14, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. The plant sale will be held in Reiman Gardens’ parking lot rain or shine.

Plants for sale include perennials for sun and shade, herbs and vegetables, Iowa natives, woody plants including trees, shrubs and Buck roses, specialty evergreens, container annuals, hanging baskets, All-American Selection (AAS) winning vegetables and herbs, and prefinished mixed containers.

Typically, Mother’s Day weekend is the first frost free weekend in central Iowa for planting, so bring Mom and stock up on gems for your home garden.

Plant Sale Extravaganza supports the Department of Ecology, Evolution, & Organismal Biology Graduate Student Organization, the Graduate Student Horticulture Society, the ISU Horticulture Club, Reiman Gardens, and the Story County Master Gardener Association. All plant purchases directly benefit each group’s programming.

Credit card, check, and cash will all be accepted as payment. No admission fee required to shop at the Plant Sale Extravaganza. No preregistration is required.

For more information about Plant Sale Extravaganza, call 515-294-2710 or visit:


May 13 - 14 2023


Reiman Gardens

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