Lily bulb sale this Sunday March 13 at the Chicago Botanic Garden

linnea56(z5 IL)March 12, 2011

The Wisconsin Illinois Lily Society will hold it's spring lily sale this Sunday, at 1 pm, followed by a lecture, "How to put glam in your garden with lilies". Both the sale and the lecture are open (enthusiastically so) to non-members. Sale is at 1 pm, lecture at 2 pm. You will find many favorites plus exotic varieties offered for sale, from a top quality lily vendor, such as cannot be found in stores.

It will be held in the Garden View room, in the Gateway Center.

As an FYI, The Botanic Garden charges $20 to park, but you may already be a member or belong to the American Horticultural Society, which gets you in free.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Chemocurl zn5b/6a Indiana(zone 5/6)

So what did you get? Good prices?

I had kind of thought about asking you to do some 'shopping' for me, but then decided against it.

Sue

    Bookmark   March 14, 2011 at 2:47PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
linnea56(z5 IL)

As it so happened, I couldn't go myself! My college student daughter came home on spring break, and she needed help on a project. She was shooting photos, and daylight and two parents were required as actors and go-fers.

Staying away from temptation was probably good for me anyway. I was looking at lily photos from last year in my garden, and I realized that even though I write everything down, I didn't remember many of those I saw (I have a pink one like THAT?!).

    Bookmark   March 15, 2011 at 12:17PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Any idea what these are going to be?
I was cleaning up a small garden left over from our...
jenandwya
When do oriental hybrid lilies bloom, i have some bulbs in pot outside
I brought a pot of 4 hybrid oriental lilies from home...
tlbean2004
forgot to plant bulbs- now they're sprouting- what can I do?
Hi I realise this question has already been asked but...
dysphorea
What happened?
How long do Tulips last? We had some come up and the...
steve46h
daves10z7annv
Sponsored Products
Safavieh Handmade Blossom Beige Wool Rug (3' x 5')
Overstock.com
Safavieh Indoor/Outdoor Area Rug: Safavieh Rugs Courtyard Blue/Beige 6 ft. 7
Home Depot
Camira Watering Can
$11.99 | zulily
Outdoor Triangle Polyethylene Low Tao Planter - A364072
$65.48 | Hayneedle
Area Rug: Habitat Garden Harbor Linen 5' x 7' 6"
Home Depot
Hampton Bay Outdoor Lighting. Chelsea Collection Mediterranean Bronze Outdoor Pa
$39.00 | Home Depot
San Antonio Spurs Wind Chime
$21.99 | zulily
Campania International Gnome Garden Short Wall with Post - S-430-AL
$34.99 | Hayneedle
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™