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Growing Friends' Plant Sales
The Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney
Growing Friends sales are open 10 am to 2 pm, Monday to Saturday.
The Growing Friends' nursery in the Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney can be accessed off Mrs Macquaries Road, or follow the signs from the Woolloomooloo Gate, or from the Succulent Garden.
TOMATO FESTIVAL SYDNEY
Heirloom tomato plants are now on sale at the Growing Friends' nursery in the Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney. Varieties on sale include Lemon Drop, Hungarian Heart, Tigerella, Tommy Toe Red and Costoluto Genovese. Get your seedlings now and you could have a Best in Show at the upcoming Tomato Festival. On 1-2 February we are going to paint the Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney red to celebrate the humble tomato. Suprise yourself with the many ways tomatoes play a role in our lives. There will be taste-testings competitions for tomato sauce, chutney and relish, cooking master-classes, talks, activities and much more!The Australian Botanic Garden, Mount Annan
Growing Friends Mount Annan plant sales are open every Sunday, 10 am to 2 pm. Also open to groups on Tuesdays and Thursdays by appointment.
The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah
Growing Friends plants are sold from the Garden Shop Monday to Friday, 10.15 am to 4.45 pm.
Off Site Plant Sales
Information on our off-site plant sales for 2014 will be made available shortly.
For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 9231 8182 (bh)
Plants are propagated by the Growing Friends’ volunteers, from plants growing in the Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney, the Australian Botanic Garden Mount Annan and the Blue Mountains Botanic Garden Mount Tomah. The Growing Friends’ plant sales feature a large selection of shrubs and perennials, many drought-tolerant. There’s a range of natives and exotics, often including rare and hard-to-find plants, mostly as tubestock.
See Growing Friends’ plant list for commonly available plants. Brief notes on caring for the plant are included. Please note that not all plants listed will available for sale at all times.
If you are interested in becoming a Growing Friend, join the Foundation & Friends and fill in the volunteer application form.