Birmingham Botanical Gardens is open!
After a three-month closure, Birmingham Botanical Gardens reopened to the public on Monday, June 15. A cherished place of respite for our community and visitors from around the world for more than 55 years, Birmingham Botanical Gardens is open to all, and we look forward to your visit. The Gardens are currently open from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. every day of the week, with access limited to the front entrance gates. Visitors are encouraged to practice social distancing. Face masks are required when interacting with others in the Gardens and for entering the Garden Center. For more information and guidelines for visiting safely, click here. We hope to see you soon at the Gardens!

Fall Plant Sale

Fall Plant Sale 2020

Saturday, September 12 | 
8 a.m.-Noon

Member Priority Shopping: Friday, September 11 | 4-5:30 p.m.

Birmingham Botanical Gardens

Featuring plants specially selected by our dedicated growing groups,
expert growing advice, and our Member Plant Gift!

Trees & Shrubs • Herbs •  Natives • Perennials  


Get ready for fall planting by joining the Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens for our annual Fall Plant Sale at the Gardens benefiting the ongoing stewardship and enhancement of the Gardens, educational programs, and outreach activities. This year our sale features Trees & Shrubs, Herbs, Native Plants, and Perennials, all specially selected by our dedicated volunteer growing groups, and our 2020 Member Plant Gift sponsored by our friends at Leaf & Petal!

We look forward to seeing you at the Fall Plant Sale, where we will adhere to COVID-19 guidelines for shopping safely.

Thank you for your support!



Fall is a great time to plant, and Fall Plant Sale 2020 is just around the corner! As we prepare to welcome you to the Gardens for our annual fall sale on Saturday, September 12, four of our dedicated volunteer growing groups—Perennials, Native Plants, Herbs, and Trees & Shrubs—are delighted to offer a diverse array of specialty plants available by preorder! To shop the sale virtually and enjoy first dibs on dozens of plants specially selected for our region, download the preorder forms via the buttons below and submit your order by August 24. Then mark your calendar to shop other wonderful plants at our public sale on September 12! (Scroll down for details about Member Priority Shopping!)


Download, print, and fill out your preferred order form(s) below. Scan or snap a photo of the completed form(s) or copy and paste your plant selections into the body of an email, and send to [email protected] Please note that an aggregate minimum order of $60 is required; feel free to mix and match among plant groups. Pay at pickup by check, debit, or credit card (cash not accepted). Orders will be assigned a pickup time on September 8, 9, or 10; please indicate your preferred pickup date in your email.





QUESTIONS? Email [email protected]!

For our Members: Thank you for helping us grow a greener tomorrow!

Enjoy Member Priority Shopping from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Friday, September 11. Be sure to stop by our Membership table to receive your 2020 Member Plant Gift (while supplies last!) courtesy of Leaf & Petal. Thank you for helping us grow a greener tomorrow through your membership support!

Not a member?  Join today and receive 10% off with coupon code GARDENS2020