Members Only Benefits at the Spring Flower Fair


Spring previewSFF Preview

Preview Sale and Rare Plant Auction -

As of midnight on Friday, May 1 we are sold out of tickets to the Spring Flower Fair Preview.


The preview is held each year before the sale opens to the public. The 2015 preview will take place on Thursday, May7th from 3:00pm - 7:30pm. Avoid the weekend crowds while you have a glass of wine and be the first to select and purchase your plants.

This event has become so popular the following guidelines must be followed:

  • You must join or renew by May 1, 2015 in order to attend
  • All Members will receive an invitation and only those who RSVP will be admitted to the preview (this is a catered event).
  • You will receive the following number of tickets based on your Membership level-
    Friend Level - 1 ticket
    Dual, Family, Sponsor levels - 2 tickets
    Benefactor and Patron levels - 4 tickets
    Garden Club level - 6 tickets

Pre-Sale Plants

Each year we feature a few plants that are very difficult to find or are typically very expensive to purchase and – as a benefit of being a Gardens Member – we are offering them for sale to members in advance of the spring sale.  The plants will be available for pick-up at the Thursday evening Preview Reception. 

Plant Sale Highlights Class -
April 23, 2015
7pm - 9pm Holly House in Rutgers Gardens 130 Log Cabin Road

$10 per person - Members are free.

Members please RSVP to Mary Ann Schrum
Non Members use the Special Events tab to register here or become a Member to receive all of the benefits including tickets to the Preview Sale and Auction.

Join the Director, Bruce Crawford, to learn about some of the plants we will have available at this year's sale. Learn about the growing conditions and uses of some of our most popular plants, as well as the rare and unusual.