Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 19, 2018 8:30 am to 12:00 pm.Prepare to be there for the opening bell, because this is one plant sale where the plants move faster than you ever imagined!
The sale features heirloom and hybrid vegetable selected by Master Gardeners for Putnam County gardens. Our carefully chosen tomatoes, peppers, eggplants and other popular vegetable seedlings are available singly or in two packs so you can try a few varieties. You’ll also find garden favorites like annuals and herbs. And we’ve selected some great greens, our newest and oldest favorites for your table. Master Gardener volunteers offer tough perennials and beautiful shrubs chosen to thrive in Putnam County. A selection of unusual summer-flowering bulbs will round out your colorful garden.
What makes our plant sale different? Master Gardeners are on hand to answer your questions about planning, nurturing, and harvesting, so you’ll be sure to have a successful gardening season. Free soil pH tests will get you off to a good start: bring a half-cup sample of your garden soil in a clean container. For more information on how to take a sample of your garden soil, watch this video from University of Illinois Cooperative Extension.
Master Gardeners go native! Come find out why native plants are so important: visit Beauty and the Bees, our native plant information booth, and find out how you can make our ecosystem healthier.Learn about native plants and their importance to bees, butterflies and other pollinators. Bring the kids!
Plant sale will be held rain or shine!
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Putnam County
Terravest Corporate Park
1 Geneva Road
Brewster, NY 10509