Paulding County Master Gardeners are getting ready for their annual sale starting 7:30 a.m. Friday, May 17 at the fairgrounds. From left are Rebecca Steury, Cora Scharf, Marsha Cooper and Sherri Rager.
Paulding County Master Gardeners are getting ready for their annual sale starting 7:30 a.m. Friday, May 17 at the fairgrounds. From left are Rebecca Steury, Cora Scharf, Marsha Cooper and Sherri Rager.
PAULDING – Plants, plants and more plants will be available at the 2019 Paulding County Master Gardener Volunteer plant sale on Friday, May 17, from 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and Saturday, May 18 from 8 a.m.-noon.

The sale will take place at the Paulding County Fairgrounds inside the Block Building at 503 Fairground Drive, Paulding.

The sale will include perennials, annual flowers, herbs, vegetables, trees and shrubs. Most items are between $1-$10 each.

The proceeds from the sale will go back into the community Master Gardener volunteer projects and programs.

Past projects include trees for Oakwood Park, planting the bed at the Reservoir Park, assisting with the landscaping at the Habitat for Humanity projects, plants for the fairgrounds and 4-H club projects, raised beds at local nursing homes, the native garden at the Black Swamp Nature Center, the Junior Master Gardener Programs, downtown Antwerp street flower pots, the Antwerp library, Fort Brown, Payne Park, Grover Hill Elementary environmental garden, Antwerp Village pots and MGV memory garden.

The Master Gardener volunteers hope everyone will come out and support them.

During the sale, the Master Gardeners will be on hand to answer horticulture and gardening questions.

Factsheets and general plant brochures will be available for free. Special items are available to youth, under the age of 12, free with a purchase.

Bring a child or a friend to experience this great community event. Finally, come early for the best selection of our plants for sale.

For additional information on the Master Gardener volunteer program or plant sale, contact Sarah Noggle, Paulding County Extension Educator, Ag and Natural Resources, at noggle.17@osu.edu. Individuals also can walk in the OSU Extension Office at 503 Fairground Drive, Paulding, or call 419-399-8225.