Petal power: Pansies, mums highlight autumn flower sale
Flowers for the fall season are for sale by the Texas Tech University’s Department of Plant & Soil Science at the university’s Greenhouse located on the corner of Main and Hartford, north of the United Spirit Arena.
The pansies and chrysanthemums went on sale Fri. Oct. 12 and will be available Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. until all plants are sold.
Flats Available. Pansies come 18 plants per flat for $15 per flat with 80 flats available. Single pansy plants are $1. Chrysanthemums come in a variety of colors, including white, yellow, rust and dark red. The 14-inch mums are sold for $20 each and quantity is limited, but can be ordered if necessary.
All plants will be sold on a first come first serve basis. Benefits from the fundraiser will be used to upgrade the student greenhouse. For more information contact Judith Wilmington at (806) 742-2856 or Judith.firstname.lastname@example.org.
– Written by Brittni Drennan