The 14th Annual Nelson County Master Gardeners Plant Sale at the Rockfish Valley Ruritan Park will be held on Sunday, May 4 from 9:00-3:00. Don't miss this opportunity to buy a lot of great plants for a fair price and help your community at the same time.
Mark your calendar now! The sale is traditionally held the first Sunday in May, rain or shine. Other plant vendors are in attendance as well as a concession stand should you be hungry or thirsty.
The annual plant sale is a fundraising event used to support our numerous projects benefiting Nelson County such as Junior Master Gardeners at Rockfish School, Habitat for Humanity, Nelson Demonstration Garden, Seniors Horticultural Activity, and others.
American Chestnut Restoration
The greatest botanical restoration project of the 21st century is gearing up right now.
On April 27th the Virginia Chapter of the American Chestnut Foundation will be forming restoration groups around the state.
Master Gardener Projects in the News
Nelson County Master Gardeners are very fortunate to work within a county and Extension office that values education, values horticulture, and values the time given to young people who are eager to make their world a more sustainable home.
Family Day at Polyface Farms
Do you want to visit one of the most innovative local working farms in the area and listen to one of the most famous farmers, and writer of the area?
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