Annual tree sale planned

2012-03-12T00:00:00Z Annual tree sale plannedBy Times Staff
March 12, 2012 12:00 am  • 

VALPARAISO | Purdue Extension-Porter County presents its annual Fruit Tree Sale. The public can order through the Purdue Extension-Porter County office and then pick up their order at the 4-H Building at the Porter County Fairgrounds from noon to 2 p.m. April 6. Order forms are available online or at the Extension office, and orders with payment will be accepted through April 1 at the Porter County Extension Office, at 155 Indiana Ave., Suite 301.

Buyers can attend the annual tree sale in the 4-H Building at the Porter County Fairgrounds  from 7:30 to 11 a.m. April 7. Master gardeners from the Porter County Master Gardener Association and Purdue Extension professionals will be on site to give advice and answer questions on how to plant and care for the trees.

This sale features carefully selected tree stock to help beginning and experienced home gardeners Gardeners can choose from a variety of flowering ornamentals and fruit trees.

For more information, call Agriculture and Natural Resources educators Lyndsay Ploehn or Beth Shubair at (219) 465-3555. Order forms and more descriptions about all the ornamental and fruit trees that are for sale can be found at under "Spotlight on Porter County" or "Hot Topics."

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