Buy Maryland native plants, heirloom vegetables at spring plant sales

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Audubon Society of Central Maryland Native Plant Sale
April 25, 2015, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Audrey Carroll Audubon Sanctuary
13030 Old Annapolis Road, Mount Airy
410-997-9492 or 301-831-5060
centralmdaudubon.org/psinfo.htm
Native plants go on sale at 9 a.m. and frequently sell quickly. Preview this year’s offerings here. Shrubs and trees start at $12 and perennials from $6. Expert advice will be available from master gardeners. Only cash and checks are accepted. Profits go toward environmental education and habitat preservation. Also explore the sanctuary’s walking trails, which will be open during the event.

Calvert Garden Club Annual Plant Sale
April 25, 2015, 9 a.m.-noon

Historic Linden House
70 Church St., Prince Frederick
301-233-2554, calvertgardenclub.com

Native trees, shrubs and perennials for sale as well as bulbs, herbs, bedding plants, ground covers, hanging baskets, fresh flowers, locally made pottery and "white elephants." Homemade baked goods, hot dogs and soda also will be for sale.

Greenstreet Gardens VeggieMania
April 25-26, 2015, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

391 West Bay Front Road, Lothian
410-867-9500
greenstreetgardens.com/veggiemania2015
More than 190 varieties of hard-to-find heirloom and classic hybrid tomato seedlings for sale, expert advice and tools to help with a successful gardening season.

Sotterley Plantation Plant Sale
April 25, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; April 26, noon-3 p.m.
Plant Exchange: April 25, 10 a.m.

44300 Sotterley Lane, Hollywood
301-373-2280
sotterleyplantation.com/plant-sale-exchange.htm
Purchase annuals, perennials, shrubs and bulbs from the Sotterley Garden Guild during the plant sale hours. Proceeds benefit Sotterley Plantation and the Colonial Revival Garden. There will also be a plant exchange April 25 starting at 10 a.m. where you can swap your divisions and seedlings for other annuals, perennials, herbs, vegetables, shrubs, trees, bulbs and seeds.

Flower Mart of the Four Rivers Garden Club
May 1, 2015, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

Annapolis City Dock, downtown Annapolis
443-995-2993
Native perennials, flowers, plants, May Day baskets, fresh-cut flowers, gifts for the garden and more for sale at Annapolis City Dock.

Londontown and Gardens Spring Plant Sale
May 2, 2015, 8 a.m.-noon

839 Londontown Road, Edgewater
410-222-1919
historiclondontown.com
Spring plant sale featuring rare and hard-to-find perennials, shrubs, trees and shade plants, and heirloom vegetables. Annuals from Melwood will be available. Master gardeners will be on hand to help with selections and answer questions.

Annapolis Horticulture Society Annual Plant Sale
May 16, 2015, 7 a.m.-noon

Riva Road Farmers Market
275 Harry S. Truman Pkwy., Annapolis
annapolishorticulture.org/events.html
Special annual event at the Riva Road Farmers Market.
 
Visit the Maryland Native Plant Society website for information about native plants and local Maryland chapters.

List compiled by Robin Karns.

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