Petals from the Past

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Antiques in the Garden in Spring  ( Antique and Craft Show). 


Educational Facility


Our newest addition is our educational facility located adjacent to the garden shop. A gambrel-roofed barn provides a great setting for meetings, seminars, conferences, receptions, or other special gatherings.


Kitchen facilities are available and the building will seat 225 theatre-style or 150 seated at tables.


We are centrally located three hours drive north of Mobile, three hours south of Huntsville and 45 minutes from Birmingham and Montgomery. Reservations can be made via phone or fax.



Calendar of Events

The retail store is open Tuesday through Saturday 9-5 and on Sunday from 1-5.  We are closed on Monday.


Cancellation Policy
A full refund will be given only for classes and lunches cancelled at least 48 hours before the event.

Saturday, July 22, 2017, 10:30am, Fig Walking Tour – Dr. Arlie Powell
Dr. Powell will discuss variety, care, and maintenance of figs. Take a walk through the fig orchards. Taste the varieties.

Saturday, August 19, 2017, Apples, Pears and Muscadines Wallking Tour, 10:30am
Dr. Arlie Powell
Dr. Powell will discuss variety, care and maintenance of apple, pears, muscadines and bunch grapes. Taste all the varieties of fruit to decide which ones you will want to add to your home garden.

Sunday, September 10, 2017, 2:00pm, Kiwi Walking Tour, Dr. Arlie Powell
Learn all you need to know to successfully add these vines to your home garden.

Sunday, September 24, 2017, 2:00pm, Native Plants - Sue Webb

Sunday, October 1, 2017, Fall Gardening - Jason Powell
Jason will discuss his favorite perennials for fall bloom and planting. Learn why fall is a great season to plant.

Sunday, October 15, 2017, 2:00pm, Oriental Persimmons Walking Tour - Dr. Arlie Powell
Dr. Powell will take you through the oriental persimmon orchard and show you how to successsfully grow these fruits. Taste the varieties and decide which ones you would like to add to your home garden.

Sunday, October 29, 2017, 2:00pm, Permaculture - Tracy Brittnell

Sunday, November 5, 2017, 2:00 - 4:00pm, Repotting Orchids, - Shelley Powell
Bring your orchid that needs new life to Shelley and she will help you repot them so they will perk up and give you long lasting beauty.

Saturday, November 18, 9-5pm and Sunday, November 19, 1-5pm -Christmas Open House

Petals from the Past
16034 County Road 29
Jemison, Alabama, 35045
205-646-0069 FAX - 205-646-2626