2017 Spring Garden Fair and Plant Sale

The annual Spring Garden Fair and Plant Sale, organized since 1982 by Master Gardener volunteers from Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) of Tompkins County, will be held May 20, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., at the Ithaca High School, 1401 North Cayuga Street.  

More than 40 area growers and 12 garden groups will offer a huge variety of plants at the largest and most complete garden fair in the area. The sale will include organically grown and heirloom vegetable transplants, colorful annuals, fragrant herbs, hanging baskets, small flowering shrubs, hardy roses, fruit crops, evergreens and specialty perennials. Also offered: educational exhibits, food concessions, free soil pH testing by CCE's Master Gardener volunteers. Visitors are encouraged to bring carts or wagons to aid in transporting their plant purchases to their cars. Admission is free.

For more information about the event and a list of vendors, visit http://ccetompkins.org/plantsale or call Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County at (607) 272-2292.