Manatee County’s Agriculture and Extension Service will hold its annual Master Gardener Plant Fair next month. All of the plants are home-grown by the Extension Master Gardeners. The sale includes native plants, flowering plants for butterflies and trees, all of them Florida Friendly.
Bring your garden cart or wagon for this big sale set for Saturday, October 7th, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Agriculture and Extension Office, on 17th Street in Palmetto.
The Extension Service also offers a variety of classes to help homeowners, including Water Gardening Wonders, the Longleaf Pine Trees, Irrigation Design and Wildflowers. Contact the Manatee County Agriculture and Extension Office for more information at (941) 722-44524 or at manatee.ifas.ufl.edu.