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Get Crisp Spring Crops at March Edible Plant Sale on March 14

Choose from a large selection of organically grown edible plant starts perfect for spring planting.

Feb 12, 2015

Get ready for spring gardening! Our Puget Sound region has a maritime climate that's perfect for early planting. Getting started early is a great way to increase how much food you can harvest this year.

2015 EPS ImageSeattle Tilth kicks off spring gardening season with our March Edible Plant Sale on Saturday, March 14, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Pacific Market Center garage (6100 4th Ave. S., Seattle). This event focuses on organically grown spring edible plant starts, from veggies, herbs and fruits to edible flowers and fruit trees.

Dig Into Urban Agriculture
Seattle Tilth is known for its educational programs for adults and kids in sustainble urban agriculture. At the sale, our garden educators will present workshops and answer gardening questions. Organic gardening supplies will be available, including Cedar Grove compost and potting soil, organic seeds, worms for vermicomposting, books and cloche kits.

WORKSHOPS
11 a.m. Grow Successful Asparagus and Rhubarb
with Anthony Reyes
12 p.m. Build Your Best Salad Mix with Carey Thornton
1 p.m. Companion Planting with Falaah Jones

Our plants are grown locally using organic and sustainable practices -- healthy for you and the environment. Visit our website for a full list of plants and to learn more about our growers.

Our plant selection includes: 
  • Easy-to-grow plants for beginners such as lettuce, greens and peas
  • Hard to find plants including asparagus, artichokes and rhubarb
  • Rare and heirloom varieties
  • Nutritious powerhouses such as collards, kale, spinach and Swiss chard
  • Sweet and sour delights like strawberries, blueberries and fruit trees
  • Foodie favorites such as culinary herbs, asian greens and edible flowers
Participate
The community is invited to get involved at this community event!
  • Volunteer. Over 150 community members lend a hand and enjoy snacks, teamwork and an invitation to our Early Bird Plant Sale.
  • Come to our Early Bird Plant Sale. Get first pick of the plants while raising additional funds for Seattle Tilth on Friday, March 13, 6-7:30 p.m., $25.
  • Support garden education. Proceeds from this sale benefit Seattle Tilth’s innovative educational garden, farm, food and environmental programs.
  • Join our Facebook event or download the poster and help spread the word. 

 

Seattle Tilth's March Edible Plant Sale

 

Saturday, March 14
9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Pacific Market Center garage
6100 4th Ave. S., Seattle
Plenty of parking!
Get directions.
Visit our website.

 

 

Take full advantage of spring gardening and come to our March Edible Plant Sale on March 14!

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