Hundreds of people swap dead plants for new
Dozens of Tohono Chul Park members wait in line to purchase their plants last Wednesday during the advanced plant sale. More than 200 people stood in line before the park opened to get first pick of some of the park’s exclusive plants.
Dick Scheibelhut carries a new firecracker penstemon to his car. The Oro Valley man and his wife, Jean, have been coming to the plant sale for the past 10 years.
Green Valley resident Leslie Campbell came to Tohono Chul Park with her husband, Gary, for the advanced plant sale held for park members last Wednesday.