Articles 2017 by Friends School Plant Sale

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Friends School Plant Sale

Friends School Plant Sale is a fund-raising event sponsored by the Friends School of Minnesota in Saint Paul. It’s held just once each year on Mother’s Day Weekend at the Minnesota State Fair Grandstand

Contact us: info@friendsschoolplantsale.com • volunteer.friendsschoolplantsale.com • 651-621-8930

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94 university ave como ave state fair minnesota larpenteur ave commonwealth h 280 35w 36 ave snelling snelling ave larpenteur ave the midway p dan patch metro transit bus stop judson ave carnes ave como ave hoyt ave dan patch ave randall ave open gate state fair map below open gate area map left commonwealth key cooper st see page 2 for a detailed plant sale map canfield st cosgrove ave finding the sale www.friendsschoolplantsale.com/arriving liggett st underwood st underwood st cleveland ave non-profit org u.s postage paid twin cities mn permit no 1767 free bus rides to the sale we’re coordinating with metro transit download a free round-trip ticket for your bus ride here friends school of minnesota 1365 englewood avenue saint paul mn 55104 snelling ave www.friendsschoolplantsale.com free admission minnesota state fair grandstand may 12 13 14 2017 mothers day weekend catalog fr e

28th annual friends school plant sale may 12 13 and 14 2017 friday 9:00 a m.–8:00 p m • saturday 10:00 a m.–6:00 p m sunday remaining plants one-third off 10:00 a m.–2:00 p m at the minnesota state fair grandstand • free admission • free parking www.friendsschoolplantsale.com info@friendsschoolplantsale.com • 651–621–8930 n sale map sale area inside the grandstand pay for purchases info minis desk terrace get wristbands here garden fair climbers fruit chambers street liggett av enue info tent workshops master gardeners exit unusual vegetables enter volunteer and disability entrance vegetables native plants bulbs bareroots fruit hanging baskets rest rooms herbs enter perennials annuals grasses shrubs trees roses fenced-in sale area mwgs water plants and fish for sale here disability access nelson street exit atm indoor plants rest rooms fence purchases outdoor d a n patc h av enues peonies rest rooms tally books curbside

2 friends school plant sale • may 12–14 2017 www.friendsschoolplantsale.com what’s new in 2017 water plants improved this year we are partnering with the minnesota water garden society who will be selling a much wider range of water plants and bog plants and even fish outside between the garden fair and the sale entrance look for the water lily on the sale map page 1 come talk to their knowledgeable volunteers about all things beautiful damp and growing they’ll also be offering a free workshop on container water gardens saturday at 12:30 p.m in the garden fair a full listing of the plants they’ll be selling can be found on page 5 payment will be made at their booth looking for a spot to eat before or after the sale download a map with area restaurants from our website www.friendsschool plantsale.com restaurants layout changes the herbs section is just inside the sale entrance so we can all be greeted by the aroma of basil as we start shopping the

www.friendsschoolplantsale.com e very year more than 20,000 people visit our plant sale we try to make the shopping experience as smooth as possible this is an overview of the sale you can find more tips on our website may 12–14 2017 • friends school plant sale 3 how to do the sale how do i get into the sale you can get a free bus ride to the sale friendsschoolplantsale.com/arriving if you drive there are free parking spaces near the grandstand check the map page 1 get a wristband if needed from the wristband booth located within the garden fair details at the bottom of this page while you wait for your time to enter visit the garden fair you will be outside for this part so dress for the weather tally sheet most important write down all of your plants and their prices as you select them smile you get to hang out with hundreds of other gardeners we have boxes for you to put plants in but it helps if you bring your own wristbands are used at the busiest times to keep

4 friends school plant sale • may 12–14 2017 www.friendsschoolplantsale.com garden fair stonecrete exquisite hand-cast stepping stones for the exterior and interior of the home plus flagstone slate river rock ledge stack and interior tiles www.stonecreteonline.com terrace horticultural books located in the grassy field southwest of the grandstand see map page 1 exhibitor hours friday 7:00 a.m.–6:30 p.m saturday 8:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m sunday 9:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m some exhibitors may be open shorter or longer hours some may not be open on sunday all exhibitors are located within the garden fair unless marked with an asterisk lynnda ziebol arts using 100-year-old ceiling tin and repurposed barn wood artist barry nelson builds and decorates original bird houses cute kiln-glazed clay additions to garden include handmade miniature garden items and accessories gnomes tables chairs ponds and miniature plants not sold by friends school plant sale

www.friendsschoolplantsale.com may 12–14 2017 • friends school plant sale 5 workshops minnesota water garden society saturday only t free and held under the tent near the center of the garden fair aquaculture fish and plants 9:00 a.m learn about spark-y youth action labs a st paulbased youth entrepreneurship program they’ll describe their urban agriculture program and show how aquaponics works growing microgreens and fish together in an interactive system presenter staff and students from spark-y the beauty of flowering edibles 9:30 a.m the flowers of vegetables herbs and berries are often overlooked they are an essential part of a vegetable garden’s beauty many are edible and can be used to add color and flavor to food used as cut flowers or added to potpourris plus they attract beneficial insects critical to pollination of your plants john whitman author of fresh from the garden presenter gardening for bees 10:00 a.m learn how to create a welcoming