Garden looking a little peaked? Hit the annual Summer Plant Sale & Gardening Expo from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, for some new plants to perk things up.
The sale is at 7950 Independence Blvd, the site of the Botanical Garden, which is where the proceeds go.
Find varieties of culinary herbs, vegetables, roses, Louisiana irises, camellias, gingers, daylilies, native plants, begonias, succulents, ferns and lots more plants and shrubs, all locally grown. Garden society members and vendors also will be available to help select plants and offer tips on growing and maintenance.