17th Annual Organic Plant Sale from Crown Point Ecology Center
This year, Crown Point is offering a hybrid shopping experience during the Plant Sale. All purchases directly support the mission of Crown Point Ecology Center. Check out Crown Point's First Fruits Initiative and how this fundraiser supports our mission!
Phase 1: Online orders begin April 6th and continue through April 10th with curbside pick-up on April 12th and 13th, 2022. Certified Organic cold season plants, Native perennial plants, Seed Savers Exchange brand seeds and a variety of gardening and seed starting supplies will be featured online!
Phase 2: Online orders begin May 5th and continue through May 8th with curbside pick-up on May 10th and 11th from 3-6pm. We will have all Certified Organic vegetables (Cold Season Crops and a Variety of Annual Vegetables), Native Perennials, Culinary Herbs (Rosemary, Lavender, Lemongrass and more!), Annual Flowers and more will be featured. Make sure to join our email mailing list for exclusive plant sale content (below)!
Note: Depending on the weather at the time of the online plant sale, some plant varieties may NOT be available for purchase during Phase 1 and 2 because of their hardiness to cold temperatures. Plants that are not able to withstand cold temperatures will be for sale during the in-person Phase 3 plant sale only.
Phase 3: Join us for the first in-person plant sale since the COVID shutdown! We will have over 200 varieties of plants available inclduing but not limited to: Heirloom and Hybrid Tomatoes, Tomatillos, Eggplant, Cucumbers, Squashes, Hot and Sweet Peppers, Leafy Greens, Cold Season Plants (Swiss Chard, Kale, Cabbage, Brussels Sprouts, Cauliflower and more!), Culinary herbs (Rosemary, Lavender, Lemongrass, Mint, Catnip, Chives to name a few!), Native Perennials, Annual Flowers, Seed Savers Exchange Seed Packets, Tilth Seed Starting Soil AND MORE!!!
Thursday May 12th from 3-7pm (Members Only Night) Not a member and thinking of joining? Purchase or renew your membership AT Members Only Night! Cash, check or credit card accepted (subject to a credit card processing fee)
Friday May 13th from 3-7pm (Open to General Public)
Saturday May 14th from 10am - 4pm (FARM FESTIVAL) Shop all of Crown Point's certified organic plants AND a variety of sustainable and nature inspired craft vendors, food/drink vendors and educational vendors. Come early and stay a while enjoying the beautiful property and vendors.
Friday May 20th from 3-7pm (Open to General Public)
Saturday May 21st from 10-4pm (Open to General Public)
HOW IT WORKS:
In-person shopping will occur rain or shine in our circa: 1910 Century Barn and outdoor locations. Shop early as some popular varieties may be in limited quantities.
Cash is preferred, credit will be accepted but may be subject to transaction fees.
All plants have been grown organically from seed by our Farm Manager, Assistant Farm Manager, 2021 Interns and dedicated volunteers! Absolutely no GMO's or non-organic seeds!
Proceeds benefit Crown Point Ecology Center-- A role model for food security and sustainable land use, through farm stewardship, advocacy, education and collaboration.
More information will be released in the coming weeks, to be the first to know, join our mailing list!