Educational Facility

Our newest addition is our educational facility located adjacent to the garden shop. A gambrel roofed barn provides a great setting for meetings, seminars, conferences, receptions, or other special gatherings.
Kitchen facilities are available and the building will seat 225 theater-style or 150 seated at tables.
We are centrally located three hours drive north of Mobile, three hours south of Huntsville and 45 minutes from Birmingham and Montgomery. Reservations can be made via phone or fax.

Calendar of Events
The retail store is open Tuesday through Saturday 9-5 and on Sunday from 1-5.  We are closed on Monday.

Sunday October 20, 2019, 2:00pm, Oriental Persimmon and Citrus Walking Tour – Dr. Arlie Powell
Join us as Dr. Arlie Powell discusses the care and maintenance of Oriental Persimmons and Citrus plants.  Take a tour through the orchard to see the varieties of persimmons.  Tour our Orangery to experience all the citrus varieties.

Sunday, November 3, 2019, 2:00pm-4:00pm Re-potting Orchids – Shelley Powell
Bring your orchids that need new life to Shelley and she will help you re-pot them so they will perk up and give you long lasting beauty.

Thursday, November 7, 2019 10:30 – 12:30Herb Cooking Demo – Linda Franz
Holiday Herbal Inspirations Advanced registration and payment required.  Call 205-646-0069 to register and let us know if you have any dietary restrictions.

Saturday and Sunday, November 23 and 24 20189 Petals Christmas Open House

Saturday 9:00 – 5:00 Sunday – 1:00 – 5:00
Join us as we begin the celebration of the holiday season.  There will be food, music by JQ’s One Man Band, and special sale prices.  It is our way of saying “Thanks for shopping with us this past year.”
Saturday, November 23, 1:00pm, Herbs for the Holidays Workshop – Goodies and Gifts – Debbie Boutelier
Even though the gardening season is slowing down, herbs have been an integral part of the winter holiday season for over 2,000 years.  This is a wonderful time to share homemade gifts and goodies made with the bounty of your herb garden.  Join us as we learn o make a wide variety of herbal giftable items.  Yummy holiday edibles, libations, luscious spa items and easy to make gift items – there is something for everyone on your gift list.  So good, you may want to keep some for yourself!!!  Included in the cost of the class are a booklet with recipes and directions and tastings of herbal holiday treats.  You will leave inspired to start the holiday season! Class will last approximately 2 hours.  Advance registration and payment required.  Fee $25. Please call the retail shop to make reservations for this program. 205-646-0069.