March Edible Plant Sale
Come out for the best selection of edible plants perfect for putting in the ground in March.
Mar 12, 2016
from 09:00 am to 03:00 pm
|Where||Rainier Beach Urban Farm & Wetlands|
|Contact Name||Amanda Sallay|
|Contact Phone||(206) 633-0451 ext. 119|
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Get ready for spring gardening!
Come out to this festive spring gardener gathering and find a huge selection of edible plant starts perfect for spring planting on Saturday, March 12, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Admission is FREE!
Choose from a wide selection of organically, sustainably and locally grown veggies, herbs, edible flowers, fruit shrubs, fruit trees, seeds, supplies and knowledge galore -- perfect for planting in March. You will find:
Easy-to-grow plants for beginners such as lettuce, greens and peas.
Favorites such as collards, kale, Swiss chard, rhubarb and strawberries.
Exotic, rare and heirloom plants that will excite more experienced gardeners including asparagus, horseradish, artichokes, onions, and broccoli.
Irresistible highlights for foodies include edible flowers, bulbing fennel, Romanesco broccoli and culinary herbs.
Fruiting shrubs and fruit bearing trees available from Burnt Ridge Nursery.
Early Bird Sale: Friday, March 11
For people who want to shop early with limited crowds, come to the Early Bird Sale 5-6:30 p.m. Tickets are available for $25 as a special fundraiser to benefit Seattle Tilth's educational programs. People who volunteer for this event get in for free. Tickets are $25.
See what plants we are selling so you can plan your shopping list. Most veggies are $3, herbs and flowers $4; tree and shrub prices vary.Plant lists will be available in mid-February.
Participating is fun! Volunteers will be invited to the Early Bird Sale for early shopping on March 12 from 6-7:30 p.m. Help sell plants, help shoppers, load compost, checkout, and much more.
Hot Tips and Directions
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Rainier Beach Urban Farm & Wetlands is located at 5513 S. Cloverdale St in Seattle.
At the sale we will accept cash, checks with ID and Visa/Mastercard.
Two Plant Sales
Our March Edible Plant Sale specializes in early spring plants perfect for putting in the ground in March. Be sure to also attend our May Edible Plant Sale on April 30-May 1 - it's the largest in the region and features an astounding variety of summer crops. Thank you!
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Thank You to Our Sponsors!
Contact us to find out about sponsor opportunities with Seattle Tilth (206) 633-0451 ext. 119.