A popular Spring event, the annual plant sale benefitting the Welty Garden was held Friday, April 15 from noon until 6 p.m. Featured this year were divisions of daylilies and irises from the Welty Garden. Other perennials were also available for purchase. (Photographs here are courtesy of Susan Haltom, historic Welty Garden consultant.)

Welty House Plant Sale Flier Download the plant sale flier here.

IrisesThe plant sale was to have been capped off with a family-style bring your own picnic and musical entertainment in the garden. Rain forced the cancellation of the picnic.

Friday’s events were part of  a week-long series of free activities celebrating the tenth anniversary of the opening of the Eudora Welty House, beginning the previous Saturday, April 9. See the related story on the website, and download the schedule here.


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