Native plants for sale! Pre-orders are now being taken for the 2011 Assateague Coastal Trust Native Plant Sale.
Flowering perennials, ferns, native trees and shrubs and delicious heirloom tomatoes will priority at the 12th annual Assateague Coastal Trust Native and Heirloom Plant Festival on May 7th, 2011.
Advance orders may be placed now with ACT’s secure on-line order form at www.actforbays.org.
A Flower and Plant Festival begins at 8:00 a.m. and is being held at the historic Golden Quarter Farm, on Assateague Road outside of Berlin and Ocean City, MD.
Plants available for purchase include heirloom tomatoes, ferns, daisies, and asters. Tomatoes are top sellers, so purchase them quickly! All plants being sold are native to Delmarva. They are very hardy, grow in local soil, and do well in drought conditions. By planting native plants you will help promote a healthy watershed and clean waterways. Order forms, full plant descriptions and pictures are available at www.actforbays.org.
The Assateague Coastal Trust protects and enhances the natural resources of our local watershed.