Join a Plant Committee/Greenhouses


Cause Areas


Tue Sep 26, 2017 - Tue Jan 30, 2018


22306 Aldine Westfield RoadMercer North Side GreenhousesHumble, TX 77338


Note: Due to Hurricane Harvey, this volunteer opportunity is on a temporary hold at Mercer Botanic Gardens. Opportunities are available at our north side greenhouses, Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - noon for those 16 and older. Please sign up with VM to receive more information.

Mercer Botanic Gardens has five different plant committees whose main focus is to grow plants for events such as March Mart. An assortment of plants is also for sale daily at the Mercer Plant and Gift Shoppe. Plant Committees include Shade Plants on Mondays, Perennials on Tuesdays, Native Plants on Wednesdays and Trees/Shrubs on Thursday. Each group spends approximately 3 - 4 hours caring for plants on their designated day. Volunteers interested in assisting with tropicals, gingers and perennials can contact Mercer for more information at 713-274-4160, ext.4162.


  • Gardening
  • Botany
  • Horticulture

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16
  • 3 - 4 hours or more

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