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Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens

College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences


2019 Spring Plant Sale and Auction Fundraiser

May 9, 2019 through May 11, 2019, 5:30pm - 3:00pm
Free to attend - Plants for sale - Thursday Night Members Only or join at the gate.
NW Corner of Lane Avenue and Fred Taylor Drive just east of SR315 on the OSU Columbus campus
Mary Maloney

Plant Sale & Auction Fundraiser

Spring Plant Sale and Auction FundraiserMany Student Groups and Vendors offering: •new and unusual perennials and annuals •Herbs •Heirloom and Organic Vegetables •Colorful hanging baskets •Native plants •Unusual and dwarf conifers •Tools •Rain garden plants •Garden art •Stone carvings •Jewelry •Food Truck •and more.


Click here for a pdf version of the plant list.

Click here for a pdf version of the auction list.

Thursday, May 9, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. 

  • Pre-sale Member-only reception with gourmet food and entertainment
  • Premium tree and shrub auction at 6:00 p.m.
  • First pick of plants and discount on Chadwick Arboretum plants
  • You may join at the gate or become a friend now at:

Friday, May 10, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. and
Saturday, May 11, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

  • Sale and Auction Open to the PublicUnusual Tree and Shrub Auction
  • Premium tree and shrub auction Fri. at 4:00 p.m., Sat. at 10:00 a.m. 
  • All Sides with Ann Fisher will broadcast live from the sale on WOSU/ 89.7 NPR News, Friday 10:00 a.m. – Noon.

Free convenient parking available east of Fred Taylor Dr. in Gray Lot #3 or the Vivian Lot.

Click here for a map. 

All sales directly support the students, gardens, research/education programs, and operations of Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens.