Category Archive: Plant Sale

All post related to the sale of plants or seeds.

Apr 29 2015

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

Mar 20 2015

9th annual Plant Sale 9th May

March update. We have plenty of pots, kindly donated by Gary and Marg. Now we have to scrub them all and sterilize them. ready for seed starting and potting up. I had planned to get started this Thursday but it turned out to be a grey and rainy day and not really a pot washing …

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Jun 03 2014

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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May 02 2014

8th Annual Plant Sale – May 24, 2014

When; Saturday May 24th Where; Simms Park Time; 9am – 12pm 100’s of non GMO seedlings, a huge selection of tomatoes, also cucumbers, peppers, basil, squashes, herbs, fruit and shrubs. Strong healthy plants locally grown in the Comox Valley. If you would like to get involved please contact organizer Elaine Codling ( for more information, …

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Mar 13 2014

Volunteer growers for the CVGSS 2014 plant sale

It is time once again to ask for volunteer growers for the CVG&SS plant sale. Please let me know if you are able to participate and also please pass the invite to anyone else you know who might be willing to help us out.  It would be good to let me know the plants you …

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Jun 24 2013

May Plant Sale a Success

The annual May Plant Sale 2013 was a success thanks to the volunteers growing plants and helping on sale day. The horrendous, flash downpour at 7:00 AM soaked everything but did not dampen the set-up crews spirits. The sun came out for the rest of the event. By having a volunteer at the entrance to …

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Jun 22 2013

Lettuce – Val d’Orge

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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May 12 2013

Saturday, May 25th: Annual CVGSS Plant Sale

The 7th annual MAY PLANT SALE is set to happen rain or shine Saturday, May 25th at the beautiful Simms Millennium Park in Courtenay, starting at 9 a.m. The healthy, happy plants offered for sale have been started from seed mindfully collected by members of the Comox Valley Growers and Seed Savers (CVGSS). They are …

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