Our next meeting will be Saturday, May16th at noon. We meet in the library conference room. Join us for a brown bag lunch and discussion of plant sale plans.
We'll have a morning work day before the
meeting, starting at 9:00 a.m.
Stop by and check out the emerging plants and see the updates to the Forest Farm area from the last class!
2015 WORK DAYS
Join our Green power hour from 5-6 p.m. on Monday, May 11th. Working for just an hour gets a lot done.
Then we'll be getting ready for the plant sale and working in the garden on Saturday, May 16th starting at 9 am.
Put it on your calendar now.....
workdays are the third Saturday of the
month starting at 9 a.m.
Green Power Hour 5-6 p.m.
second Monday of the month.
A great source of native plants is Bear Wallow Native Plants and Nursery. Nancy Fink, owner, is an active member of the Marshall Native Plants Initiative.
Plant & Garden Treasures
Saturday, May 23rd, 9-2
Local music by PRIMROSE starts at 10:30!
This year's sale will be spectacular! We have HUNDREDS of plants: butterfly garden plants, veggies, herbs, perennials, native shrubs and trees, annual flowers and houseplants. Yard and garden treasures of all sorts.
We'll offer baked goods, beverages, hot dogs w/chips and other fixings.
This year we will have a seed exchange table for anyone having or wanting to trade (or purchase) seeds. Sow True Seed will be available for purchase as well as seed from our own native grown plants!
We'll also have info on local native plant nurseries and heirloom seed suppliers in the area.
Come check out the great selection of wonderful plants we have to offer at the best prices you'll ever find!!
Interested in helping to get ready for the sale or on sale day?? Call Ed at 828-333-3883
Check out our list of plants for sale:
Tomatoes: 30 varieties
Peppers: green, red, poblano and sweet banana
Lemon thyme, oregano, Geneovese basil
Monarda/Bee Balm, 3 varieties
Solidago/Goldenrod, 2 varieties
Grasses: Muhly both pink and white,River oats
coneflowers, several colors