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Plant Something Weekend

Plant Something Weekend is almost here!

Spring is now in full swing and Plant Something Maine has taken root and started to grow! We are so excited to announce that May 13, 14 and 15 is Plant Something Weekend. Your local garden centers and landscapers have experts on staff to help guide any planting project you have in mind. Here are just a few of the events that might inspire you to get planting:

Saturday May 14th

Container Planting Demonstration Estabrook’s 337 East Main Street, Yarmouth 10:00 am 

Container Gardening Skillins 89 Foreside Road, Falmouth 10:00 am

Planting Demonstration Allen, Sterling & Lothrop 191 US Rte 1, Falmouth 10:00 am 

Plant Sale Belfast Garden Club at The Boathouse at 34 Commercial Street, Belfast 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Sunday, May 15th

Early Planting in the Vegetable Garden Springvale Nurseries 1280 Main Street, Sanford 2:00 pm

North Spore Demonstration and Q & A Broadway Gardens 1640 Broadway, South Portland 1:00 pm

Pumpkin Sunday Pinkham’s Plantation 431 Biscay Road, Damariscotta

May 13 – May 15 (Friday to Sunday)

Native Maine Plant Display Garden O’Donal’s Nursery 6 County Road, Gorham

And if you don’t see your local garden center displayed here, visit them anyway! They always have the supplies and free expertise to help you get started with your own planting projects. Here are some other inspired ideas to get you started:

Plant Something Weekend

* Prepare a bed for planting

* Choose plants that are native to Maine

* Plant an herb garden

* Fast track growing tomatoes – make the most of the season

* Make a square foot vegetable garden plan

* Build and prepare a raised bed

* Create a garden with your children



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