CAMDEN — Merryspring will hold its Spring Plant Sale, Friday, May 17, from 3 to 6 p.m., and Saturday, May 18, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The 2019 plant sale will feature a diverse assortment of annual and perennial plants. There will also be a variety of vegetable seedlings, from lettuce and tomatoes to onions and peppers, as well as petunias and impatiens for gardens and flower pots.
Other flowers to be featured this year include Echinacea and Buddleia for pollinators, Coreopsis and Oenothera, Astrantia, and Brunnera macrophylla. The selection of perennial herbs include all the favorites: basil, sage, rosemary, and many more.
The sale will also include special guests – daylilies from Maine Daylily Society, classic hostas and other shade plants from Fernwood Nursery, and dahlias from Endless Summer Flower Farm.
By purchasing plants at Merryspring, customers are helping to support the upkeep of Merryspring’s public gardens and the continuation of its nature education programs for children and adults.
Merryspring members receive a 10% discount on all plant purchases; non-members can take advantage of that same discount by becoming members during the event.
Merryspring is a community nature center offering walking trails, cultivated gardens, wildlife, and ecology and horticulture educational programs all year round.
The park is located at the end of Conway Road, just off of Route 1 in Camden behind Hannaford Shopping Plaza.
For more information on the Plant Sale, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 207-236-2239.