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Big Bloom coming to Botanical Garden on Saturday

Posted: 5:29 PM, Apr 04, 2019
Updated: 2019-04-04 18:29:40-04

Fun times will be in bloom at the South Texas Botanical Gardens on Saturday.

The Botanical garden will be holding its annual Big Bloom Plant Sale and Garden Festival on April 6 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 8545 S. Staples .

Katie Uriarte, KRIS 6 NEWS, talks about April 6 BIG BLOOM, at Botanical Gardens!

Katia Uriarte, KRIS Ch. 6 NEWS, explains why April 6 is the perfect day to visit the BOTANICAL GARDENS! $1 Admission, and Eco-Entertainment brought to you buy our corporate sponsors!

Posted by South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center on Tuesday, March 26, 2019

 

This is the biggest event of the year for the garden, and tons of plants from all across the state, including native and tropical plants, even butterfly plants and plants not found at other nurseries, will be on display and available for purchase.

Mini BIG BLOOM Preview 4…see these plants, too!

Mini BIG BLOOM Plant Sale, Preview 4! Among thousands of plants are: Gallardia, Lantana, Butterfly Iris, Pin Cushion Flower, Shrimp Plant, Compact Oyster Plant, Croton, Esperanza (Yellow Bell), Color Guard Yucca…and for first time, PROPAGATED Bromeliads and Orchids–from our Conservatories!!!!! THIS SATURDAY, April 6, 9-5. $1 ADMISSION! (Members may enter 8 am–Free!) 361-852-2100, www.stxbot.org

Posted by South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center on Tuesday, April 2, 2019

 

“We usually have somewhere between 5,000 and 6,000 people that visit us on that single day,” said Dr. Michael Womack, executive director for the South Texas Botanical Garden and Nature Center. “They get to see a little bit about what we’re doing and they’ll hopefully go back in the community, talk to their friends about it, or come back and visit us at other times during the year.”

Mini BIG BLOOM Preview 3…more beautiful plants!

Mini BIG BLOOM Preview 3: Thousands of plants! THIS SATURDAY, April 6, 9 to 5, $1 ADMISSION! Bougainvillea, Daisy Bush, Fuschia, Leopoldii Agave, Ornamental Pepper, Dwarf Red Thi, Impatiens, Chinese Fringe Flower…Plus Parrot Talk, Reptile Shows, Butterfly & Lady Bug Releass, Kids Zone, more. (Members enter free, shop early, 8 am.) STAY TUNED for more previews this week! 361-852-2100, www.stxbot.org.

Posted by South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center on Tuesday, April 2, 2019

 

Admission to the event is just $1.

Mini BIG BLOOM Preview. See you April 6!

Mini BIG BLOOM preview 2: Saturday, April 6, 9-5. SENSATIONAL HIBISCUS, "Giant Bloom" Crown of Thorns, mixed colors Desert Roses. Lots of bougainvillae–even more than last year! MEMBERS, make sure you are current, so you can get in quickly at 8am. Thanks to Pre-Sale photographer Carol Krank! www.stxbot.org. 361-852-2100.

Posted by South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center on Friday, March 29, 2019