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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, May 13, 2016
Cori Carlton, Program Manager, 360-867-2162

25th Annual "Great Plants at Great Prices" Plant Sale (Rain or Shine)
Dirt cheap prices at Dirt Works May 21

OLYMPIA - The Master Gardener Foundation of Thurston County is conducting the annual plant sale on Saturday, May 21 from 9am to 4pm. Volunteers can help people chose just the right plants and other items for their landscape.

The "Great plants at Great Prices" sale will be held at the Dirt Works Demonstration Garden in west Olympia. (Located inside Yauger Park near the intersection of Alta St. and Capital Mall Dr. SW in West Olympia). The easiest way to find us is to Google Map "Dirt Works Demonstration Garden".

The sale features a wide variety of plants including:
  • Perennials
  • Annuals
  • Herb/Vegetable starts
  • Shrubs
  • Grasses
  • Native plants
  • Unique plants for the plant collector

We will also have the ever popular plant supports/stakes, succulent planters, wooden planter boxes, compost sifters, worms for worm bins, harvest hods, and an array of decorative garden art including welded cats, dogs, owls, crabs and friendly bugs.

We accept cash, check, Visa or MasterCard (debit or credit).

All sale proceeds go toward continued support of Thurston County WSU Extension Master Gardener and Master Recycler Composter community outreach projects. This includes maintenance of three demonstration/learning gardens and free educational programming around the county for youth and adults.

Along with the sale, the Dirt Works demonstration/learning garden will also be open. The Master Recycler Composter volunteers will be available to answer your yard and worm composting questions.

For more information call 360-867-2163 or visit: http://extension.wsu.edu/thurston/2016-master-gardener-plant-sale/



County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3