Plant sale planned for Franklin
The 12th annual plant sale of the Macon County Master Gardener Association will be held 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 3, at the Environmental Resource Center on 1624 Lakeside Drive in Franklin. The selection will include perennials, woody ornamentals, annuals, vegetables and herbs, with proceeds going to benefit the ERC’s demonstration gardens. 828.349.2046.
Plant clinic open in Haywood County
Master gardeners will be on hand through the end of the growing season to answer any garden-related questions plaguing Haywood green thumbs. The gardeners will be available at the Haywood County Extension Center on Raccoon Road via the Haywood County Plant Clinic on business days from 9 a.m. to noon through September 26.
Gardeners will offer advice concerning issues related to lawns, vegetables, flowers, trees, insects, diseases, soils and frost. If they don’t have an answer, and any other problem, the master gardeners will have the answer they’ll consult the experts and come back with a research-based answer.