Horticulture Club, Florist offer holiday greenery

December 1, 2011

Two MSU student-sponsored sales will offer shoppers many choices of holiday decorations and plants. Poinsettia varieties and novelty plants will be available for purchase Dec. 2 Horticulture Club’s annual holiday plant sale, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., in the Dorman Hall greenhouses on Stone Blvd.
Customers are encouraged to get to the sale early as supplies are limited. Proceeds support the club’s service projects and educational activities. For more details, call 662-325-2311.

Holiday decorations, including live wreaths and garlands made by the MSU chapter of the American Institute of Floral Designers, will be available at the University Florist’s holiday open house on Dec. 2, from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. The store’s business manager, Lynette McDougald, will lead a design program on making holiday décor with materials from Mississippi’s backyards and byways. To sign-up or to reserve a wreath or garland for purchase, contact McDougald at (662) 325-3585 or lmcdougald@pss.msstate.edu.