Vendors at the 2020 Plant Sale at Ithaca Farmers' Market
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2020 Plant Sale at Ithaca Farmers' Market
Spring Garden Fair & Plant Sale
Friday, May 14 & Friday, May 21 @ Ithaca Farmers' Market
2:00-3:00 pm for seniors/compromised (and their helpers)
3:00-7:00 pm open to the public
This year, because of COVID restrictions, we will. once again hold the
Plant Sale at the Ithaca Farmers' Market Pavilion with check-in entry to ensure the pavilion does not get overly crowded. There are NO TICKETS this year, our new Friday hours set aside times for seniors and those who are immuno-compromised, and ensure that everyone will get a full weekend of planting time after purchasing your plants.
One of the Finger Lakes' most highly anticipated gardening events is the annual
Spring Garden Fair and Plant Sale, organized since 1982 by Master
Gardener volunteers from Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins
Garden Fair & Plant Sale features a wide variety of vendors who
offer specialty plants and gardening advice on topics ranging from
growing rock garden plants to selecting native species for the garden.
Plants for sale include organically grown and heirloom vegetable
transplants, colorful annuals, fragrant herbs, hanging baskets, small
flowering shrubs, hardy roses, fruit crops, trees, evergreens, and specialty
Master Gardeners from CCE-Tompkins and other
community groups participate in the sale to raise funds or create
awareness of their programs. In past years, these have included members
of the Finger Lakes Beekeepers, Auraca Herbarists, the Finger Lakes
Native Plant Society, CCE-Tompkins Master Composter Program, several smaller garden clubs, and the Adirondack
Chapter of the Rock Garden Society.
are encouraged to bring carts or wagons to aid in transporting their plant purchases to their cars. Admission is FREE!
2021 Vendors - all vendors will be present both days unless noted otherwise
A.J. Teeter Farm, Ithaca NY - Vegetable and herb transplants
Blue Heron Farm, Lodi NY
Coldwater Pond Nursery, Phelps NY - Ornamental trees and shrubs
Der Rosenmeister, Ithaca NY - Specialty roses
Edible Acres, Trumansburg, NY - Perennial food-bearing shrubs, trees, and herbaceous plants. Super hardy, resilient, easy to grow food plants. Cash, check, credit card.
- Fun Acres Herb Farm
- Graceful Gardens, Mecklenburg NY - We specialize in delphiniums, annuals and perennials. Cash, check, credit card, venmo.
- Ithaca Organics
- Kingbird Farm, Berkshire NY - Veggie transplants, tropical plants
Knapp Farm. 5/14 ONLY.
Muddy Fingers Farm, Hector, NY - Vegetable transplants
Of the Forest Farm, Trumansburg, NY, native trees, shrubs & berry bushes
Queen of the Meadow, Marathon, NY Medicinal and culinary herbs, dye plants, and vegetable seedlings.
RC's Plants and Produce, Brooktondale, NY - Hanging baskets, bedding plants, annuals, perennials, fall mums, seasonal produce
Shelterbelt Farm, Brooktondale, NY Purple veggies. 5/21 ONLY
Sommarstuga Gardens, Trumansburg NY - Annuals, perennials, vegetable transplants
Stony Creek Nursery, Genoa NY - Hardy perennials, herbs, flowers, houseplants, hens +chicks, and vegetable starts. Cash, check, credit card.
The Magic Garden, Interlaken NY - Perennials, Annuals, Herbs, and Vines. Goodies for the Garden! Pre-orders welcome. Cash, credit card, checks.
The Plantsmen Nursery, Groton NY - Native nursery-propagated perennials, trees, and shrubs.
- Under the Tree
West Haven Farm - Certified Organic vegetable, herb, and flower starts. Mostly annuals, but a few perennial flowers. Pre-sales online starting 5/10. We accept cash, check, credit card, and PayPal. Credit & Paypal transactions have a 3% fee.
Zynect - Temperature and moisture sensors for gardens. Pre-sale available. Cash and Venmo.
Last updated May 13, 2021