Pi Alpha Xi Bulb Sale this weekend

1221_StopTheCar_DSC_0821Beautiful  tulips in Hokie colors that you can plant in the fall for blooms in the spring make a great gift!

Pi Alpha Xi is the honor society for Horticulture. Funds from the bulb sale help with service projects, scholarships, and educational opportunities!

Sale dates: Friday, Oct. 4, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 5, 9 a.m. to noon.

On Friday, we’ll be conveniently located at the front of the Greenhouse complex and the Hahn Horticulture Garden on Washington St. Saturday, we’ll be on the Litton Reeves lawn, with the Hort Club Mum Sale.

HOW TO ORDER: Pre-order by emailing bulbsale@vt.edu to reserve bulbs, then stop by on Friday to pick them up and pay.  Any non-reserved bulbs will be sold to walk-ups Friday and Saturday.

Please include your name, email, daytime phone, plus the type and quantity of bulbs you’d like to reserve.

E-mail orders taken through Wednesday, Oct. 2. We’ll send you a confirmation and total amount due at pickup (cash or check only, please).

Hokie® Blend Tulip Bulbs — Our signature item!

A blend of two colors. The sunny apricot-orange is touched with gold and the plum-purple provides a wonderful contrast. Mix is ~50% of each color. Mid- to late-spring bloomer, 24″ tall. A great gift for Tech alumni or parents. Guaranteed to irritate any ‘Hoos in the neighborhood! 25 bulbs/$14.95

Hokie® Tulip (Princess Irene)

Sturdy mid-spring bloomer combines orange and plum/maroon all in one tulip! Actually an heirloom variety bred in the Netherlands, but terrific for your Hokie Garden! 18-24″ tall. 25 bulbs/$14.95

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