Garden Center

Perennial Sale 


Select perennials are now on sale for $3.00. These plants, great bargains, are in need of some tender loving care. Just cut back foliage and fertilize for new growth to emerge.

Perennial Perks Cards


Redeem your Perennial Perks Cards by July 31. Each fully-stamped card is worth up to $10 or 50% off your purchase. Perennial Perks Cards may be redeemed for discounts on garden art, candles, bath and body products, and plants including new varieties of coneflowers. May not be combined with other offers; stone, compost, mulch, delivery, and labor excluded.

echineaca panel

Date Night-Back by Popular Demand

Thursday, June 28, 2012,
6:00 PM-10:00 PM

Tickets $35 per person, payable at the time of reservation

Please RSVP by June 24

Customers tell us that Date Night is the best event ever. So, make a date with your special someone and enjoy dinner, music, and dancing. Jim Lewis will be the DJ. Stroll the candlelit gardens. This is the only time that visitors see the gardens at night except at private parties. Spend some time at the Garden Shop and the Garden Center browsing organic bath and body products and new and unique perennials for your own garden.

Please call 317-272-6264 to RSVP by June 24.

Upcoming Events at the Gardens

Susie’s Place Fundraiser
English Tea Garden Party at Avon Gardens

Sunday, June 10, 2012, 11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Tickets: $25 for adults, $15 for children under 6, children under 2 free

Mothers, daughters, granddaughters and ladies of all ages will enjoy formal tea, light lunch, silent auction, activities, and more. This is the only fundraiser by Susie’s Place that is a family oriented event, designed to bring families together.

Susie’s Place works with child services and local law enforcement to investigate crimes against children. All proceeds from the Garden Party will support kids in the center to assure their safety in the community. Avon Gardens donates the space to make this special event possible.

For more information visit susiesplace.org.

Buy tickets online at http://susiesplace.ticketleap.com/tea-party/


Girls Night Out
Call your friends and plan some fun!

Thursday, June 21, 2012, 6:00 PM-9:00 PM

Registration $20

RSVP by June 17

We had so much fun in May that we’re gonna have another Girls Night Out! Call your friends and enjoy an evening in the gardens. Guests will enjoy appetizers, non-alcoholic beverages, optional games with prizes.

Food from Greene’s Catering

Photos taken by Veronica of Portraits N More

Guests will receive special 10% discounts on all purchases during this event.  

Tickets are $20 per person. 

Advance reservations and payment are needed.

Please call 317-272-6264 to RSVP by June 17.


Date Night

Thursday, June 28, 2012, 6:00 PM-10:00 PM

Tickets $35 per person, payable at the time of reservation

Please RSVP by June 24

Make a date with your special someone and enjoy dinner, music, and dancing. Jim Lewis will be the DJ. Stroll the candlelit gardens. This is the only time that visitors see the gardens at night except at private parties.

Please call 317-272-6264 to RSVP by June 24.

Garden Shop–Product Spotlight

 

B Witching Bath

B. Witching Bath Co. formulates bath and beauty products with the finest therapeutic botanicals, wholesome ingredients, essential oils, and minimal preservatives. Our garden shop has shower gel, hand soap, scrubs, and lotions in several fresh, natural fragrances. We have body lotions in goat’s milk, aloe vera, and shea butter varieties. We also have kitchen and garden soaps with scents like lemon zest and heirloom tomato, perfect for dispelling pungent aromas.

B. Witching Bath products are made in the U. S. A., never tested on animals, and packaged in recyclable materials.  

More from the Garden Center

betony cotton candyStachys officinalis

Betony ‘Pink Cotton Candy’
features two-toned dark and light pink flowers, resulting in an overall vibrant bright pink display. Flowers are copiously produced on 12" inflorescences for 8 weeks throughout the summer. Pink Cotton Candy has attractive deep green foliage and a tidy, compact habit. This is a deer resistant variety for full sun to part shade.

 

 

 

 

white wood betony

Stachys officinalis ‘Alba’

White Wood Betony

The flowers are held above the foliage in spikes and are a clear, bright white from late May-July. The rich green foliage has attractively scalloped edges, is semi-evergreen and is usually free from insects and disease. The spent flower spikes hold up well into winter. This plant grows 18-20" tall in sun to shade.

 

 

 

 

Stachys minor

Dwarf Betony

Short, dense, upright spikes of vibrant pink flowers are produced in late June and July. Glossy, waxy, dark green foliage is burn and wilt resistant in summer and semi- evergreen in winter. Attractive seed heads are held from late summer into early spring of the following year. Grows 8" tall in full sun or shade. This easy to grow perennial is perfect for the front of the border and edging.

Reminder of Upcoming Events

Pot Party

May 10, 6:30-8:00
Registration $10
Call 272-6264 to RSVP by May 6

Learn how to create dramatic combinations for your container garden, enjoy light refreshments, plant up a container to take home, and save 10% on all purchases that evening. Registration is required for Pot Parties. The $10 fee includes potting soil and a fiber pot, or you may bring your own pot for planting.

 

Girls Night Out

May 24, 2012, 6 PM-10 PM
Registration $20
Call 272-6264 to RSVP by May 20
Payment is requested with registration.
Mark your calendars for our first Girls Night Out in 2012.  Bring your friends and join us for a great evening of fun with appetizers, games, prizes, free samples, and shopping.

Garden Shop–Caren Luxurious Skin Care

caren

CAREN Luxurious Skin Care
Caren products help restore and enrich even the most sensitive skin. Our bodies respond best to that which nature already offers. Caren augments nature’s gentle, effective remedies with the best that science has to offer. From nature’s own medicine cabinet comes a healing blend of thirteen botanical extracts. Every product has been infused with pomegranate, rosemary, sage, cucumber, willow bark, horsetail, green tea, panax ginseng root, ginkgo biloba, lemon peel, grapefruit pulp, algae and calendula.

Caren’s entire line has been formulated by their world renowned cosmeceutical chemist and made in the USA. Each product contains antioxidants, aloe vera, and glycerine to provide ultimate hydration, enhancing your skin’s appearance with a radiant and youthful glow.

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