Special Events

Wreath Workshop with The Shady Ladies

Six Dates Available:
Monday, 11/29 – Saturday 12/4
2-3:30 p.m.
Cost: $60 per person
Includes: 22” diameter Fraser Fir wreath and all materials & supplies

Join The Shady Ladies for a fabulously festive Wreath Decorating Workshop! Use your creativity to design your own 22-inch diameter Fraser Fir wreath with mixed evergreens, twigs, pine cones, berries, bows & an amazing assortment of “doo-dads.” For an extra special touch, you are welcome to bring small embellishments/heirlooms from home to add. Grab some friends, make some new friends, and have a great time bringing the beauty of nature to your front door with a homemade wreath!TO REGISTER, CALL 828-696-8000, EMAIL raymondsgardencenter@gmail.com or stop by.

Stay tuned for more upcoming  Make-N-Take Workshops!

Past Events

 

Raymond’s First Annual

“HORTI” AWARDS!

We are compiling a “Best-of” list of YOUR favorite plants this year! We would love for you to nominate your garden favorites.

Click the link below, put your thinking cap on and enjoy reflecting on the beauties in your garden. There are 8 questions, and you may skip any questions you do not want to answer. We appreciate you taking the time to cast your vote & can’t wait to share the results with you!

Voting ends Sunday, October 24th at midnight. You may only vote once.

 

CLICK HERE TO VOTE!

 

Putting Your Garden To Bed

Dates:

Tuesday, Nov. 2 from 2-3 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 3 from 2-3 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 6 from 2-3

Cost:

FREE!

Winter is coming! Join the Shady Ladies in this seminar to learn all about the what, when, & why of cutting back and dividing perennials. Also, learn about planting, storing, and forcing bulbs. You will also have a chance to ask those questions that have been puzzling you.
TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT, email raymondsgardencenter@gmail.com
or call us at 828-696-8000. Please indicate which session you will attend.
This seminar is FREE to attend but space is limited.

Succulent & Sedum Pumpkin

Make-N-Take

Dates: 

Saturday, October 9th from 2pm-3:30pm FULL!

Sunday, October 10th from 1-2:30pm FULL!

Monday, October 11th from 2-3:30pm FULL!

Wednesday, October 13th from 2-2:30pm FULL!

Thursday, October 14th from 11-12:30pm & 2-3:30 pm *Spots Available*

Cost:

$25/person

Celebrate Fall with “The Shady Ladies” and decorate your pumpkin with a beautiful array of perennial succulents & sedums! Classes will be held outdoors in open air and plenty of space to social-distance. Class size will be limited to 12 people. All supplies are included! Due to limited availability, participants must bring their own pumpkin.

Sign up today by emailing raymondsgardencenter@gmail.com, calling us at (828)696-8000 or visiting! These spots will fill up fast so reserve your spot soon. Bring a friend and have some suc-cute-lent  fun!

Barkyard Party Fundraiser for 

Blue Ridge Humane Society

 

Saturday, September 18th | 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Shop with us on Saturday, Sept. 18th and help our furry friends by beautifying your garden! 10% of all sales will be donated to Blue Ridge Humane Society.

Donate $25 or more (Cash/Check only) and receive a coupon for 25% off your purchase of perennials, shrubs & trees SATURDAY ONLY.
Some exclusions apply.

 

Boys & Girls Club of Henderson County Fundraiser

 

Saturday, June 5 | 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Benefiting the Boys & Girls Club
10% of sales on June 5th will be donated the Boys & Girls Club of Henderson County!

RAFFLE PRIZES
Tickets $5/each or 5 for $20
Available for sale at Raymond’s Garden Center or online by clicking below!

Prizes:

-1st Place Prize $400 Raymond’s Gift Card
-2nd Place Prize Planter/Peace Pole Combo (Peace Pole donated by Carrie Everhart-total value $340)
-3rd Place Prize $200 Raymond’s Gift Card
Free pizza & drinks from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm (while supplies last).

Click here for more info!

 

🌼 Spring Pruning Class 🌼

 

**UPDATE:  ALL CLASSES ARE NOW FULL**

Dates:
Monday 3/1
Tuesday 3/2
Saturday 3/6

Time Slots Available Each Day:
10-11 a.m., 12-1 p.m. & 2-3 p.m.

Location:
This class will be held safely inside the Garden Center
with a maximum of 8 attendees spaced 6’ apart.

TO REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS:
Please email raymondsgardencenter@gmail.com or call us at 828-696-8000 to reserve your spot.
This class is free to attend but space is limited. Masks required.

Wreath Decorating Workshop

Join The Shady Ladies for a fabulously festive Wreath Decorating Workshop!  Use your creativity to design your own 22-inch diameter Fraser Fir wreath with mixed evergreens, twigs, pine cones, berries, bows & an amazing assortment of “doo-dads.” For an extra special touch, you are welcome to bring small embellishments/heirlooms from home to add. Grab some friends, make some new friends, and have a great time bringing the beauty of nature to your front door with a homemade wreath!

Six dates available: 
Monday, Nov. 30 through Saturday, Dec. 5 from 1-2 p.m.
Cost:
$50 per person
Includes:
22” diameter Fraser Fir wreath and all materials & supplies
Class size:
Limit of 8 people per class held inside with tables & guests 6’ apart.  MASKS REQUIRED.
TO SIGN UP, PLEASE CALL 828-696-8000, EMAIL raymondsgardencenter@gmail.com or stop by.

 

 

Succulent & Sedum Topped Pumpkin Make-N-Take

October 7th from 2pm-3pm – FULL!

October 8th from 2pm-3pm – FULL!

October 9th from 2pm-3pm – FULL!

Celebrate Fall with “The Shady Ladies” and decorate a pumpkin with beautiful succulents & sedums!  Classes will be held outdoors and tables will be socially distanced with each person spaced 6ft apart.  Class size will be limited to 12 people. Masks will be required. All supplies will be included-choose from a small pumpkin for the low cost of $15 or a med/large pumpkin for just $25!

Sign up today by emailing raymondsgardencenter@gmail.com, calling the Garden Center at (828)696-8000 or stopping in and signing up! PLEASE be sure to indicate what size pumpkin you would like to bedazzle with succulents! Bring a friend and have some fun!

Blue Ridge Humane Society

“Plant for Paws” Fundraiser

Saturday, August 29th from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

We will be donating 10% of all sales to Blue Ridge Humane Society of Henderson County. What better way to help our furry friends than by buying some plants!

Donate $25 or more and get a coupon for 25% off your purchase of regular priced perennials, shrubs, and trees. Coupon will be valid for that day only.

Raymond’s loves Blue Ridge Humane Society and the great work they do to ensure the highest quality of life for animals through adoption, outreach, and education.  Click here for more info!

Perennial Sale!

Wednesday, Sept. 2 – Sunday, Sept. 6

Select 1 Gallon size perennials will be $3.00 and select quart size perennials will be $2.00.  Select shrubs will also be on sale!  

Since this is a much smaller scale to our Annual Perennial Sale, we will NOT be able to provide a list of available items prior to the sale.  Selection will be first come, first serve and is subject to change on a day-to-day basis.  Social distancing guidelines MUST be observed.  

 

Tables will be restocked each day. We have plenty to go around to ensure we are able to maintain a safe environment. Please remember we are still operating under Covid-19 guidelines so we appreciate your patience.
Let’s all be kind to one another..