March 16, 2018 – The 26th annual Fayette Cares Plant Sale is the perfect place to get inspired, receive gardening advice and pick up gorgeous plants for your yard or home. Over 10,000 plants, including over 500 varieties of flowering annuals, perennials, ferns, vegetables, herbs, ornamentals and more will be on sale Saturday, April 14, from 8:30 am to 2:30 at First Citizens National Bank in Oakland, just in-front of Kroger.
Plant sale gift certificates are available for purchase and make a great birthday or Easter gift for your favorite plant lover. Learn more at FayetteCares.org/Plants
Products will be available from trusted vendors including Willow Oaks Flower Farm, Lucerne Farms, Country Gardens Nursery and Gardens Oy Vey. Fayette County Master Gardeners and plant experts will be on-hand to offer advice and guidance.
The sale will feature a Homegrown section complete with many treasured heirloom plants and garden accessories with 100% of the proceeds benefiting Fayette Cares. We request anyone who is thinning plants or cleaning out their garden or garage to donate plants, garden tools, and lawn decorations to help those in need. Please call (901) 465-3802 x 223 to schedule a donation pick up.
This event is a family affair featuring demonstrations by Fayette County Master Gardeners and other gardening experts. Topics include Avoiding Crepe Murder with Proper Pruning, Gardening in Containers, Vegetables and Flowers with a Purpose, and Hydrangeas Blue or Pink. While you are busy shopping and learning about gardening, children can enjoy themselves in the free Kids Zone complete with an inflatable bounce house, coloring contest, potting station with take-home flower gift and other fun activities!
The primary purpose of the sale is to generate funds to support the mission of Fayette Cares and to provide shelter for the homeless, safety from domestic violence, and stability for families in financial crisis.
Those who shop, donate, or volunteer at the charity sale will help charity bloom by helping those in need throughout our community. Learn more at FayetteCares.org/Plants or call (901) 465-3802 x 223. Fayette Cares is a United Way agency.
The mission of Fayette Cares is to empower those in need with solutions to end homelessness, break the cycle of domestic violence, and create stability and self-sufficiency from crisis. Fayette Cares has served the Mid-South as a community-supported non-profit organization since 1986 and is a United Way agency.