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Sat, Apr 13



Spring Plant Share & Garden Day

Share and adopt new plants with your neighbors, gather some seeds, come learn from a Master Gardener, or join in getting the Butterfly Sanctuary Garden ready for Spring! No RSVP required.

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Spring Plant Share & Garden Day
Spring Plant Share & Garden Day

Time & Location

Apr 13, 2024, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Providencia, 1312 N 22nd St, Waco, TX 76707, USA

About the event

Come join your neighbors in celebrating the start of Spring!

Spring Plant Share & Garden Day

Providencia: Community Retreat Space & Butterfly Sanctuary Gardens


1312 N 22nd Street

Activities include:

  • Share transplants, seedlings & extra pots
  • 10am - “How to Make an Olla“ (Watering Pot) w/ Mireille ("Miss Mimi") Quintero, Master Gardener - (suggested $5 donation for materials)
  • Butterfly Garden Tours
  • Volunteer Activities - clearing garden beds, planting Spring butterfly plants & veggies, adding compost

Interested in further supporting the Butterfly Sanctuary Gardens?  Bring your transplants, or donate plant from a local nursery for the butterflies, polinators, and birds.

Butterfly Garden Spring Wishlist:


Althea (White Rose of Sharon)

Bee Balm

Black dalea

Blackfoot Daisy

Blanket Flower

Blue Fescue


Coneflower - green wizard

Crazy Daisy


Echinecea - green twister

Foxtail fern

Ground Cherries

Honeysuckle - Coral, Fragrant Cloud

Lacinto Kale (blue kale)

Margolds - African and French

Passion Vine

Pentas - red/scarlett


Purple Basil

Fig tree

Black-eyed Susan (Ridebekia)

Native Texas Milkweed (not "tropical) 


Russian Sage

Soceity Garlc

Scabiosa - purple

Speedwell - Purple

Tangerine Crossvine


Yapon Holly

Yarrow - yellow, coral, pink, "summer berries" mix 

Zinnias - Starlight Rose, queen lime

Guara - Pink

Permanent Plant Markers (metal markers) 

Hand tools for gardening - hand shovels, pruners, loppers

For montary donations, visit, click "Donate" and chose the Butterfly Garden fund. 

Thank you!

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