We all know that April showers bring May flowers, but what you might not know is that May also brings plenty of flower markets to Metro Detroit. Blooming out of the winter thaw, these flower markets are here to help you make your garden the best it’s ever been this upcoming spring and summer. So grab your gloves and get ready to check out these upcoming flower markets in Metro Detroit.
Special Dreams Farm Craft Show & Flower Sale (5/4)
The first annual Craft Show and Flower Sale hosted by Special Dreams Farm will take place on Saturday, May 4. The event will have everything you need to make sure you get something special for Mother’s Day! Proceeds for the event will benefit the non-profit organization that helps adults with developmental disabilities.
The Grosse Pointe unit of the Herb Society of America will be holding its Annual Plant Sale starting on Friday, May 10. The event will feature a large array of herbs to create an herb garden, along with other perennials and annuals to enhance your garden. To make sure you get what you need for your garden, be sure you fill out their pre-order forms here.
Cranbrook House & Gardens will host its 47th annual Spring Plant Sale starting on Tuesday, May 14. The event will feature plenty of native plants, perennials, fairy garden plants, tomatoes, gardening items, and much more. Master Gardeners from Cranbrook and other experienced volunteers will be on hand to answer any questions you have for your garden.
An annual post-Mother’s Day tradition, the Eastern Market Flower Day returns on Sunday, May 19. The time-honored tradition has been around since 1967 and features a wide variety of flowers at the best value of the season. Members from the Metro Detroit Flower Growers Association will be on hand to give you all of the best tips on how to keep your garden flourishing this season.
Ann Arbor Flower Day (5/26)
The Ann Arbor Farmers Market will hold its annual Flower Day on Sunday, May 26. The Memorial Day Weekend tradition will offer a premium variety of flowers, plants, bulbs, seeds, herbs and more at a great value. The event will be combined with the Sunday Artisan Market which will feature food trucks, live music, kids activities and more.