As the weather begins to warm up, Louisiana gardeners are preparing for spring. And many are anticipating that first opportunity to begin work in their gardens and flower beds.
With that in mind, the LSU AgCenter has announced its lineup of spring garden shows and expos that will kick off in March and continue into May.
March 29, West Monroe
The 11th annual Northeast Louisiana Master Gardeners Spring Plant Sale will be held on Friday, March 29, at the Pavilion at Seventh Square in West Monroe.
The sale will feature vegetables and herbs, houseplants, tropical, flowing vines, butterfly garden plants and many others.
LSU AgCenter horticulture agent Kerry Heafner said local Master Gardeners will be available to help visitors select plants. They will also answer questions, provide gardening tips and even help load customers’ car.
The pavilion is located at 1700 N. Seventh St. where the farmers market is held.
For more information, contact Heafner at 318-323-2251.
April 6, Shreveport
The Northwest Louisiana Master Gardeners will hold its annual spring plant sale on Saturday, April 6, from 8 a.m. until noon at the Randle T. Moore Center at 3101 Fairfield Ave.
LSU AgCenter horticulture agent Mark Wilson said the sale will feature Louisiana Super Plants, perennials, shade garden plants, native plants and many others.
For more information, contact Wilson at 318-698-0010 or visit www.nwlamg.weebly.com.