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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, May 7, 2018
Cori Carlton, Program Manager, (360)867-2162, or email at

27th Annual “Great Plants at Great Prices” Plant Sale (Rain or Shine)
 Plant Sale takes place on May 19th at Dirt Works Demonstration Garden at Yauger Park

​OLYMPIA - The Master Gardener Foundation of Thurston County is conducting its annual plant sale on Saturday, May 19, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Volunteers will be there to help customers choose the right plants and other items for their landscape.

 What: 27th Annual "Great Plants at Great Prices" Plant Sale
When: Saturday, May 19, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Place: Dirt Works Demonstration Garden (Located inside Yauger Park near the intersection of Alta St. and Capital Mall Dr. SW in West Olympia)

The sale features a wide variety of plants including; perennials, annuals, herb/vegetable starts, shrubs, grasses, native plants, and unique plants for the plant collector. The sale also includes the ever popular plant supports/stakes, decorative planters, compost sifters, and an array of garden art. Cash, check, and Visa or MasterCard (debit or credit) will be accepted. 

All sale proceeds go toward continued support of Thurston County WSU Extension Master Gardener and Master Recycler Composter community outreach projects. This includes upkeep 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:


County Commissioners:

John Hutchings

District 1

Gary Edwards

District 2

Bud Blake

District 3