A gardener’s paradise featuring the unusual, the new and the tried and true
Thank you to everyone who helped make the Plant Sale a great success!
We celebrated the arrival of spring planting weather at Teatown’s Plant Sale. The rich abundance of items that were available includes:
Why Choose Teatown’s Plant Sale?
Teatown offers many hard-to-find and unique varieties of plants. But what truly sets Teatown apart is our staff and volunteers, several of which are master gardeners, who can offer advice on how to choose the best location for your garden, which plants to use and combine, how to care for the plants and create a show-stopping display.
Teatown has many colorful and unusual annuals and hanging baskets. Need advice on impatiens substitutions due to downy mildew? Let our experts help! We can create a colorful garden plant to suit your needs. We'll have lots of varieties of Begonias on hand. You may also consider Ageratum with it's beautiful and abundant blue flowers or Coleus, prized for it's interesting foliage in a wide array of colors and forms.
Be sure to attract butterflies to you garden with interesting annuals, such as Asclepias, Nicotiana, Agastache, and Petunias. Also, consider Salvias for both butterflies and humming birds.
Deer a problem? Try picking up some of these deer resistant annuals - Nicotiana, Begonias, Salvias, or Cleome.
Teatown has a huge variety of perennials available.
Vegetables and Herbs
Add a bit of flavor to your garden! Unusual and organic varieties are back by popular demand! Herbs are deer resistant, decorative and hardy additions to any garden.
Tour Wildflower Island
On Plant Sale Saturday, Teatown invites attendees to take a tour of our very special Wildflower Island. Tours will be free and ongoing from 10:30am-1:30pm.Visitors can enjoy the quiet beauty of this two-acre sanctuary with over 230 native and endangered species of wildflowers. Tours are led by experienced guides describing the unique features of the Island’s wildflowers, most of which are native to our area. Tours are intended for guests ages 12 and up.
Visit the tables of the following vendors:
Admission to the ‘first pick’ sale on Friday, May 9, 2014 (4-7 pm) is $10. On Saturday, May 10 (9-2), admission is free.
Parking will be located in Teatown’s Lakeside Lot on Blinn Road. The plant sale area is just a short walk from the parking lot. Handicapped parking is available in front of the Nature Center Building.
Call Teatown at 914-762-2912 x110.