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Free Loquat Seedings (Japanese Plum) Available May 2 at Meetup: A limited number of free seedlings available at meetup tomorrow (Sunday May 2). to individuals willing to provide the babies a little TLC. These are only five or six inches tall up and grew up from seed from my trees, either Sherry or Christmas variety. See website for more information, then respond if interested so that I will know to pot a few up. Need to know by 11:00 AM. Thanks. http://www.volusia.or...
Free Selby Garden Admittance to Mothers and Grandmothers May 9 Happy Mothers Day.
Visit the page listed for more information. http://www.selby.org/...
Edible Backyard Gardening Lecture May 12 - Murray Corman, Nurseryman, international growers consultant and horticultural personality, on "Eating From Your Backyard, a Subtropical Cornucopia."
Sarasota Fruit and Nut Society Meeting. http://sfns.net/meeti...
Manatee's Rare Fruit Councils Annual Tropical Plant Sale May 16 Great sale last year. Check web site for more information. http://www.selby.org/...
Ongoing Edible Plant Resources:
The Phillippi Farmhouse Market held Wednesdays from noon till dusk currently has several edible plant vendors for trees, herbs, vegetables etc.. See flier for location and dates. http://www.scgov.net/...
The Downtown Farmers Market Sarasota held on Saturdays from 7 until noon includes vendors such as Crowley's Nursery, My Mothers Garden, Peter Burkard and others who offer edible plants for landscaping including trees, bushes, herbs, etc.
The Siesta Key Farmers Market usually offers some fresh herbs to plant in your garden. While the selection is smaller, you might find what you need for your kitchen herb garden. It is a nice market with some good options for for your table. See website for more details. http://www.siestafarm...
Crowley's Nursery Wonderful place to dream about your future edible garden and pick up many of the plants, vines and trees you are looking for. Largest collection of edibles that I know about in the area. It's well worth the drive and is located just past 4 Bees Herb Farm if you'd like to visit them both in one trip. See website for more information. http://crowleynursery...
4 Bees Herb Farm. Large selection of herb plants. Local honey. Recommend calling to see the hours on the day you are visiting. See website for more details. http://4beesherbfarm....
See you at the meetup!
Edited by Tami on May 2, 2010 10:52 AM
I can't find the slip of paper with your number on it, but would still love a loquat tree.