Home and Garden events across Metro Detroit
Magnificent Miniatures: Azalea Bonsai in Bloom
Featuring a selection of satsuki azalea bonsai. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. daily through Sun. Bonsai & Penjing Garden, University of Michigan Matthaei Botanical Gardens, 1800 N. Dixboro, Ann Arbor. lsa.umich.edu.
The Container Store Grand Opening Weekend
Featuring more than 10,000 storage and organization products in 16 lifestyle sections, including expert advice. Weekend sales from the new store will be donated to Forgotten Harvest to relieve hunger in Metro Detroit and to prevent nutritious food waste. 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Sat. and 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sun. The Container Store, 43525 W. Oaks, Novi. containerstore.com.
Gardens Perennial Plant Sale
Featuring Tollgate Nursery plants grown by Master Gardeners. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sat. MSU Tollgate Educational Farm & Gardens, 28115 Meadowbrook, Novi. (248) 347-3860 or tollgate.msu.edu.
Native Plant Sale
Hosted by the Pleasant Ridge Environmental Committee. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sat. Pleasant Ridge Community Center, East parking lot, 4 Ridge. (248) 542-7322.
Peonies Galore Sale
10 a.m. Sat. Free admission. Nichols Arboretum, adjacent to the historic Nichols Arboretum Peony Garden, 1610 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor. lsa.umich.edu.
Seed Harvesting and Saving
The Greening of Detroit Urban Agriculture class. 10 a.m.-noon Sat. $5. Lafayette Greens, 132 W. Lafayette, Detroit. (313) 237-8733 or greeningofdetroit.com.
Annual Gardening Day
Volunteers will help with gardening projects. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sun. Free. Kadima, 15999 12 Mile, Southfield. (248) 663-4336.
Breeding Stock Exchange, Seedling Competition and Giveaway
Participants will trade breeding stock, enter seedlings in a variety of categories, and discuss news and developments. Plus, a seedling giveaway to new attendees. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sun. Free. Matthaei Botanical Gardens, 1800 N. Dixboro, Ann Arbor. lsa.umich.edu.
24th annual Huntington Woods Home Tour
Presented by the Huntington Woods Women’s League. 1-5 p.m. Sun. $20 advance; $25 tour day. Huntington Woods Library, 26415 Scotia. hwwl.org.
Peony Blossoms & Pure Melodies
Chinese flower songs performed by local musicians and singers. Co-sponsored by the U-M Confucius Institute. 2 p.m. Sun. (rain date: June 12). Free. Nichols Arboretum, 1610 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor. lsa.umich.edu.
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