Category: Plant Sale

All post related to the sale of plants or seeds.

Cowichan Garden Fair this Saturday

Cowichan Garden Fair is this Saturday, May 2nd from 10 a.m. to noon at the Cowichan Exhibition Hall. Click the following link to read all about it. cowichan fair

8th Annual plant sale

The Seed Savers worked hard to produce many varieties of really healthy  tomato and other edible plants. Set-up started early with a stream of cars delivering plants to waiting volunteers who placed them according to varieties. By 8.45 we were ready to open – chashiers and talliers in place, holding area staffed, membership table looking …

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Lettuce – Val d’Orge

a young lettuce plant in a 3 inch pot, ready for the plant sale

The Val d’Orge lettuce is a winter variety of butter lettuce.  The seeds came from Thierry Vrain of Innisfree Farm, who gives the provenance as Baumaux, France. “You plant early to collect seeds in September, and you plant late to eat them in the spring.” – Thierry Vrain Plan to collect some seeds from this …

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