FREE Fall Perennial and Houseplant Exchange

FREE Fall Perennial and Houseplant Exchange

WHAT: It’s that time of year again for the Fall Perennial and Houseplant Exchange.  Divide and share! This event is free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Friends of the Oak Park Conservatory (FOPCON).

WHEN: Saturday, September 12. Garden Perennials: Drop off between 9:30 a.m. and 11.30 a.m.; swap from noon to 12:30 p.m. Houseplant Exchange from noon to 2:00 p.m.  Call (708) 725-2460 for more details.

WHERE: Oak Park Conservatory

615 Garfield Street in Oak Park

DETAILS: Drop off your perennial plants at the alley gate south of the Oak Park Conservatory. Coupons will be given for each donation. Bring houseplants to the main entrance of the conservatory between 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Then from noon to 2 p.m., the west gate of the Conservatory will open and you can redeem your coupons for new houseplants. If possible, please label the plants you donate with the plant name and color and pot them in plastic pots.
Take this opportunity to share your perennials with others, and discover new plants for your home and garden.

FOPCON is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit whose mission is to provide educational programs, community events and other support for the Oak Park Conservatory, an historic property built in 1929 and recently named to the National Register of Historic Places.

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