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Mercer Botanic Gardens Pollinator Festival & Fall Plant Sale

Mercer Botanic Gardens Pollinator Festival & Fall Plant Sale

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Join us at Mercer Botanic Gardens for a day of plant shopping, games, food, and nature exhibits at the Pollinator Festival and Fall Plant Sale on Saturday, Oct. 5, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Visitors can learn how to build a monarch waystation, vote for the best pollinator-themed scarecrow display, and peruse books at the Baldwin Boettcher Branch Library booth. Free hourly presentations spotlighting hummingbirds, monarch butterflies, and East Texas nectar plants begin at 10:15 a.m.

Plant sale will feature eight varieties of milkweed, which are essential for butterfly survival and reproduction, the region’s largest selection of pesticide-free milkweed, Texas natives, and other pollinator host plants, including coneflowers and passion vine. The festival will also include a pollinator-themed scarecrow contest. Anyone wanting to participate should register online at www.hcp4.net/parks/mercer/volunteer/.

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time 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
phone 7132744160
cost 0.00
location Mercer Arboretum and Botanic Gardens
address 22306 Aldine Westfield Road, Humble, TX, USA

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