Annual fall plant sale begins Aug. 23 at ASU
by Staff Reports
The Appalachian State
University Department of Biology’s annual fall plant sale begins Aug. 23 at the
greenhouse at 333 Dale St. in Boone.
Choose from hundreds of
healthy tropical and succulent plants, many uncommon varieties, grown by
student and community volunteers. A few perennials will also be available.
Prices start at just $1. Only cash and checks are accepted. Proceeds from the
sale support the High Country Gardening outreach program.
Sale hours are from 8 a.m. to
5 p.m. Aug. 23 to 24 and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Aug. 25. The greenhouse is
located off State Farm Road near the student parking lot. While at the
greenhouse, visit the biology department’s conservatory that has more than 700
species of plants.
For more information, email greenhouse manager Jerry Meyer at (firstname.lastname@example.org) or call (828) 262-4025.