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Annual Cal Poly Plant Shop poinsettia sale begins

Posted at 12:45 PM, Nov 29, 2018

The Cal Poly Plant Shop is holding its annual Holiday Sale starting this weekend.

The sale features poinsettias, wreaths, centerpieces, succulents, ornaments, and other gifts grown and created by the students.

A variety of holiday-themed gifts will be available for purchase. (Photo courtesy Cindy Gander, Cal Poly Decorating Team)


The plant shop will be open on the following days and times:

  • Nov. 30-Dec. 1 and Dec. 8
    10 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Dec. 4-7
    10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Sizes range from small plants in two-inch pots to large poinsettias reaching three-feet high. Prices reportedly range from $5 to $55.

Poinsettias grown by students at the Poly Plant Shop. (KSBY photo)


The Cal Poly Plant Shop is located at the university’s Horticulture Unit, building 48, at the top of Via Carta Road in San Luis Obispo.

These poinsettias from the Poly Plant Shop will decorate the KSBY News set through the holidays. (KSBY photo)


The horticulture building at Cal Poly is decorated for the Poly Plant Shop Holiday Sale. (Photo courtesy Cindy Gander, Cal Poly Decorating Team)