Calling all plant lovers! Where to celebrate Houseplant Appreciation Day in Bham

Houseplants in Birmingham at Shoppe
Gorgeous garden at Shoppe in Forest Park. Photo via Shoppe’s Facebook

Show some love for houseplants on National Houseplant Appreciation Day. If you’re trying to ease into urban farming or want a fresher space, getting a houseplant is a great way to test your green thumb. Keep reading to find local spots for all your plant necessities and see what deals they’re offering.

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3 new tenants move to Jefferson Corner, while downtown redevelopments continue

Botanica calls Jefferson Corner their new home. Photo via Nathan Watson for Bham Now

A recent redevelopment in downtown is welcoming three new tenants, while chef Rob McDaniel announces his new restaurant concept coming to Birmingham. Here are all the new businesses joining the community—plus, an update on several developments in downtown.

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Exclusive preview: Verra Studios and Botanica, holding grand openings August 3 on 3rd Avenue North in Birmingham

Chrissie Larkin (Verra Studios) and Caitlin Hastings (Botanica) in Birmingham, AL
Chrissie Larkin (Verra Studios) and Caitlyn Hastings (Botanica) will be sharing space at the Burger-Phillips building and open Aug 3, 2019 (Photo by Jon Eastwood for Bham Now)

Two new small businesses are getting ready to open their doors at 11AM on Saturday, August 3 in a space they’ll be sharing at Birmingham’s historic Burger-Phillips Department Store building (1914 3rd Avenue North). Verra Studios offers unique handcrafted jewelry and Botanica specializes in pot plants.

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