At the Memphis Botanic Garden’s Annual Sale, of course. It must be that time of year again.

(T)he annual “Green Your Home” Winter Plant Sale… (is) scheduled for Feb. 6-8 this year….


Kalanchoes are succulent plants with brightly colored flowers. For buds to open or plants to rebloom, bright light is necessary.

Aloe, another succulent, has spiky leaves filled with a gel that heals burns and scrapes.

Cacti of many types are easy to grow indoors, if you can give them plenty of light….

A greenhouse at the botanic garden is filled with about dozen different rhizomatous begonias, plants prized for the shape, texture and color of their leaves.

It seems they have a large selection of cacti and succulents. That’s good news for you, if you live near there, that is. Plus, they have a nice feature that I haven’t seen at any of our local botanic garden sales:

Bring your own container to the sale, and the staff will fill it with artfully arranged plants.