Exciting News!!


Our gardeners have discovered
a brand new blossom, which means in just a couple of weeks we’ll have a wonderful, frightfully fragrant Corpse Flower (Amorphophallus titanum) blooming in the Conservatory!!!

What do YOU think we
should name this pungent wonder? Enter our ‘Name the Corpse Flower’ contest and win a corpse flower plant of your very own.
Click here for the details!


On display now in the
Bromeliad House!

Fall Plant Sale!

Mark Your Calendars!
Sept. 13th, 2014
10 am – 3 pm*

It’s going to be a great Sale! Don’t Miss it!

*FOC Members May Start Shopping at 9 am!

The Friends of the Conservatory Fall Plant Sale offers unique tropicals, orchids, succulents & cacti for sale; similar to the plants in the Conservatory! Frequently we offer select plants directly from the Conservatory displays and collections. Our Palm House Gift Shop will feature a variety of containers for your home or office to enhance your new leafy friends!

Stop by for the perfect plant & pot combination!

A percentage of our proceeds go directly to support the Gardeners displays & collections, the remainder supports the Friends of the Conservatory and our educational programming.

Show up early for best selection!!!
It’s always a great sale – don’t miss it!

Volunteer Park Conservatory
1400 East Galer Street Seattle, WA 98112

– Sale is located on the Dahlia Lawn near the Seattle Asian Art Museum -

Plenty of free parking available on-site!
For more information: 206.322.4112, foc@volunteerparkconservatory.org

*FOC Members May Start Shopping at 9 am!

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For kids ages 4-7
December 27th
10:30 – 11:30am


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CHT is giving $5 of every $25.00 yearly subscription of home delivery to Friends of the Conservatory!

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