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Fall Plant Sale Event

September 9, 2017
8:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Parking Lot East of Gaiser Conservatory

Remember, we don’t charge any sales tax and there is a 10% discount for TFM members. You can get a TFM membership at checkout, or sign up online HERE.


Over 400 unique cultivars of perennials will be for sale.  Many of these are not available at other local outlets.

Garden in a Box

The Friends of Manito will again offer Garden-in-a-Box designs for the September 9th plant sale. Choose from three different designs on our website; Hummingbird, Xeric and Fall and Winter Interest. Order in advance and all the plants included in the design will be gathered and ready for you to pick-up and purchase at the plant sale! Easy, Peasy and Spectacular!

The Hummingbird Garden-in-a-Box design includes several hummingbird magnet plants. Plant this garden and they will come!

The Xeric Garden-in-a-Box is a beautiful garden vignette designed to be not only lovely but also able to survive without added moisture, once it is established.

Providing winter interest in the landscape is always a challenge in the Spokane area. The Fall and Winter Interest Garden-in-a-Box takes the challenge away and provides a stunning multi-season garden.

For more details and how to order, just go to our Garden-in-a-Box page, HERE.

It can’t get easier than this to have a gorgeous garden!

Prepare for Fall

Thinking of doing something to extend your outdoor season through the fall?  How about a fall-themed home improvement project? We have local experts who can give you ideas:

Royal Upholstery will to show fabric and talk about patio possibilities to withstand winter weather.

Spokane Fireplace will bring examples to show what is available to keep the warmth of summer later into fall.


Enjoy the Barking Katz playing current and classic pop tunes for your enjoyment!

Animals and Free Plants together!

Animal Nature Sanctuary will be joining us at the fall plant sale. They were organized to fill the gaps not covered by other rescue services in the Spokane area. Many of the animals ANS has taken in, had given up all hope of surviving and were near death. This caring organization take in all species of animals from hermit crabs, frogs, ducks and ferrets, to boa constrictors and bearded dragons. All animals are rehabilitated and if healthy are up for adoption in responsible forever homes.

Animal Nature Sanctuary will be bringing rescued animals to the plant sale September 9th.

Animal Nature Sanctuary is always in need of volunteers and animal supplies. With any donation of pet litter, pet food or other pet supply brought to the sale, The Friends of Manito will give you a gallon size perennial plant, FREE.

2018 Manito Calendars

The Friends of Manito Calendar is a popular tradition! The 2018 calendar with breathtaking photographs of Spokane’s treasured Manito Park will be offered for only $15!

This gorgeous calendar makes a great gift for a hostess, out-of-town friends and family, a Christmas gift or just something for you.  It is a celebration of the park’s beauty to enjoy throughout the year!

The first opportunity to purchase one will be at the fall plant sale. They sell out quickly so get yours soon!


Renaissance Faire

September 23, 2017

Meadow East of Duncan Garden