PINE MOUNTAIN, GA (09/21/2013) – Fall is a wonderful time to get plants in the ground in time to establish a beautiful garden for Spring and Summer. Beginning now, guests visiting Callaway Gardens this Fall will have the opportunity to purchase plants. The Fall Garden Center Plant Sale* will be within the gift shop of the John A. Sibley Horticultural Center and is scheduled to be open through early-November, or while supplies last.
Proceeds from the Center’s sales support the non-profit Ida Cason Callaway Foundation, owner and operator of Callaway Gardens.
General admission to Callaway Gardens is $18 per adult (ages 13-64); $15 per senior (65+); $9 per child (ages 6-12); and free for children 5 and younger (admission prices include tax). Annual Passholders, with their pass and valid ID can enter the Gardens with up to five guests in the same vehicle for free per day. Members of Military and their spouse receive free admission and half-price for up to four guests.
Callaway Gardens, open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., is in Pine Mountain, Ga., 60 minutes southwest of Atlanta and 30 minutes north of Columbus. For additional information, call 1-800-CALLAWAY (800-225-5292) or visit www.callawaygardens.com.
About Callaway Gardens
For more than 60 years, Callaway Gardens has provided “a place of relaxation, inspiration and a better understanding of the living world” for millions of visitors. Owned and operated by the non-profit Ida Cason Callaway Foundation, Callaway Gardens includes a garden, resort, preserve and residential community on thousands of acres in Pine Mountain, Georgia. Highlights include a butterfly conservatory, horticultural center, discovery center, chapel, inland beach, nature trails and special events throughout the year.
In addition, Callaway Gardens offers nearly 80,000 square feet of meeting space, 689 guest rooms, restaurants, shops, golf, tennis, fishing and more.
Five unique, close-knit residential communities — with custom home sites, lakefront properties and cottages on the golf course — offer an ideal home away from home or full-time residence.
Callaway Gardens is home to a forest preserve which is under conservation easement. This conserved, sustainably-managed land is used for biological studies and environmental education programs.
*Fall Garden Center Plant selections:
Abelia x grandiflora ‘Edward Goucher’
Acer palmatum ‘Glowing Embers’
Acer palmatum ‘Sango Kaku’
Acer palmatum var. disectum ‘Seiryu’
Anemone hupehensis ‘Pretty Lady Diana’
Anemone hupehensis ‘Pretty Lady Emily’
Aster novae-angliae ‘English Countryside’
Brunnera macrophylla ‘Looking Glass’
Buddleia davidii ‘Buzz Sky Blue’
Carex ‘Banana Boat’
Colocasia ‘Royal Hawaiian Black Coral’
Colocasia ‘Royal Hawaiian Blue Hawaii’
Colocasia ‘Royal Hawaiian Diamondhead’
Colocasia ‘Royal Hawaiian Maui Gold’
Cornus sericea ‘Baileyi’
Cotinus x ‘Grace’
Daphne x transatlantica ‘Blafra’
Echinacea purpurea ‘Big Sky Harvest Moon’
Echinacea purpurea ‘Cone-fections Raspberry Truffle’
Echinacea purpurea ‘Hot Papaya’
Echinacea x ‘Solar Flare’
Echinacea purpurea ‘Supreme Cantaloupe’
Eragrostis elliotii ‘Tallahassee Sunset’
Eucalyptus gunnii ‘Silverdrop’
Euphorbia x martini ‘Ascot Rainbow’
Farfugium japonicum ‘Crispatum’
Farfugium japonicum ‘Giganteum’
Ficus pumila ‘Variegata’
Gardenia ‘W.B. Cole’
Helenium ‘Mariachi Salsa’
Helianthus x multiflorus ‘Sunshine Daydream’
Helleborous x ballardiae ‘Gold Collection Cinnamon Snow’
Helleborous ‘Gold Collection Pink Frost’
Hemerocallis x ‘Little Business’
Hemerocallis x ‘Strawberry Candy’
Heuchera micrantha ‘Palace Purple’
Hibiscus x moscheutos ‘Kopper King’
Hydrangea arborescens ‘Bounty’
Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Double Delight Perfection’
Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Penny Mac’
Lantana camara ‘Mozelle’
Lysimachia nummularia ‘Aurea’
Magnolia grandiflora ‘Bracken’s Brown Beauty’
Rosmarinus ‘Tuscan Blue’
Salvia leucantha ‘Santa Barbara’
Salvia microphylla ‘Hot Lips’
Sedum x ‘Fine Gold Leaf’
Spirea x bumalda ‘Anthony Waterer’
Viburnum x pragense
Weigela florida ‘Plangen’
*Bulbs may arrive closer to October