Gardeners, Start Your Engines

image-of-daffodil-courtesy-of-jason-rust.jpgIt’s Spring, and a young (or not so young) gardener’s fancy naturally turns to PLANT SALES! Of course we’ll all run off to our favorite members of the Washington State Nursery & Landscape Association and the Specialty Nursery Association of Western Washington.

But don’t stop there. There are dozens of local plant sales every year sponsored by community groups, schools, churches, garden clubs, and plant societies. And the primo place to find a yearly list of all of them gathered together online is in the Regional Plant Sales Calendar of the Elisabeth C. Miller Library of the University of Washington Botanic Gardens.

The season begins with the Northwest Horticultural Society spring sale on March 14, and there’s something for everyone.

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