The 2020 Ramsey County Master Gardener Plant Sale
UPDATE—Canceled due to the COVID-19 virus
(In normal years...) The Ramsey County Master Gardeners' Annual Plant Sale features natives and perennials for sun and shade; tomatoes and herbs, hostas and more. The sale is also a great chance to ask about gardening tips & tricks from the many MANY Master Gardeners on-hand, all of whom are ready and willing to help you with your gardening and landscape questions or dilemmas!
If you are looking for a local plant sale, consider one of our local community partners, the Ramsey County Correctional Facility 2020 Plant Sale, which runs May 1-May 14.
About the Ramsey County Master Gardener Plant Sale
What is at the sale?
The sale features a wide variety of annuals, perennials, bulbs, vegetables, and more. Native plants are a regular favorite at the sale, as is a selection of hosta and shade garden plants. This year also will feature plants from the MN Seed Trials, producing plants that are particularly favorable to conditions in our MN gardens. Also for sale will be excellent quality gardening gloves for only $5 a pair -- a great deal and the perfect gift for any gardener.
Where do the plants come from?
A significant number of the plants at the sale come from the gardens of Master Gardeners! In addition, others are plants grown by Master Gardeners from seeds that performed well in the MN Seed Trials.
How are proceeds used?
Proceeds from the plant sale support scholarships at the University of Minnesota, specifically scholarships for students or research that impact our Minnesota environment for growing healthy gardens and landscapes. Note that Master Gardening programs are part of the University of MN Extension Service.
Where is "The Barn"?
It is literally at old farm once located in Maplewood. It is located just a mile east of Highway 36 and very close to Aldrich Arena (and on same side of White Bear Avenue.) There will be plenty of signage along White Bear Avenue.
How is parking?
This a large field with ample parking right behind the Barn.
What forms of payment are accepted?
VISA, check and cash are all accepted at the sale.