Editor's note--The annual poinsettia sale has been rescheduled for Dec. 3. All other information is the same.
(11/17/22) BATON ROUGE, La. — The beauty of the holidays will be on full display Saturday, Nov. 26, from 9 a.m. to noon when the LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens at Burden presents this year’s poinsettia crop.
More than 20 varieties of locally grown poinsettias will be on display and available for sale at the Botanic Gardens’ greenhouse.
The Botanic Gardens evaluates poinsettia varieties developed by breeders worldwide, and those are the varieties that will be sold at the annual sale.
Make sure to arrive on time so you don’t miss out on these beautiful varieties of poinsettias. A limited number of each variety will be available. The cost of plants starts at $12.
The sale will be held at the LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens at 4560 Essen Lane in Baton Rouge. Admission is free and open to the public.
For additional information, contact the Botanic Gardens at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 225-763-3990.
An LSU AgCenter staff member arranges the many varieties of poinsettias available for sale at the annual poinsettia show and sale. This year’s event will be Saturday, Nov. 26, at the LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens in Baton Rouge. LSU AgCenter file photo
An array of colored poinsettias will be available at the poinsettia show and sale Saturday, Nov. 26, at the LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens in Baton Rouge. LSU AgCenter file photo
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture