31st Annual Fall Plant Sale
2014 sale will be held on October 18-19,
please check back for updated information.

Thank you for Attending.

Larabee and Benefactor Society Members Only Pre-Sale: October 19, Early Access at 8 am. Members at basic levels may renew early and upgrade to the $125 Steward level to enjoy access to the best selection. To renew by phone call 760/ 436–3036 x215

Members-Only Pre-Sale, all levels: October 19, 9 – 10 am

NEW: Monday, October 21 all remaining plant stock is half price

Plant donations from over 100 local growers, wholesalers, retail nurseries, and individuals make this one of the most interesting and diverse plant sales of San Diego County. Plant selections include California natives, cacti, succulents, bromeliads, fruit trees, and sub-tropicals. Visit our Botanic Attic for garden-related items. Also be sure to check out our huge selection of used books and homemade goodies such as specialty jellies. Enjoy an opportunity drawing and the popular sit-down Bakery Shoppe, which serves cakes, cookies, pies, and coffee.

Cost: Free with admission or Garden membership.
Members can bring one guest to the sale FREE of charge!
$5 adult admission on Sunday, October 20 (all day) and Monday, October 21 (till 12 noon)

Help Make the Plant Sale a Success
The success of our plant sale depends upon the generosity of members from the community. You can help in the following ways:

To donate plants or gently used garden-related items, to help underwrite the event, or participate in set-up on October 14 – 18, please contact Stacy Gaudet at 760/ 207 - 4259 or

Again this year, the Bakery Shoppe will be in the Ecke Building. As always, we need cakes and pies to sell by the slice or large cookies. Please bring your baked goods to the Ecke Building on Friday, Saturday, or Sunday. If you have any questions call Thelma Montag at 760/ 436 - 4601.

Let your surplus of books rejoin the world’s circulation. We sell all kinds of books (fiction, non-fiction, hard cover, soft cover, pocket, and audio), magazines, cassettes, CDs, VHS movies, and DVDs. Bring your donations to the Administrative Office during regular business hours (9 am – 5 pm, Monday through Friday) and we will put them in the sale. Please do not bring encyclopedias or Reader’s Digest condensed books as they do not sell.

All supporters who contribute a minimum of $200 in cash, plant material valued at $200, or help at least 20 hours with the set-up will be invited to attend a special VIP Pre-Sale/ Wine and Cheese Reception, followed by an exciting live auction that features unusual collector plants.
Thank you for your support.