Birthday Plant Sale

Last Updated: March 18th, 2018 by Marin Wooley, Member & Customer Service Mgr..

Come celebrate the co-op’s 37th birthday with a great sale! Members save 15% off plants and seeds on Sunday, April 1st.  Featuring a large selection of locally-grown plants from the nearby nurseries and farms:

Riverdale Nursery – Knox County, Tennessee

Clear Springs Nursery – Knox County, Tennessee

Spencer Mountain Mennonite Farms – Van Buren County, Tennessee

We will also have a limited number of Paw Paw Trees from Hidden Springs Nursery – Putnam County, Tennessee

This year we are offering seeds from two exemplary seed companies:

Southern Exposure Seed Exchange (SESE) – Louisa County, Virginia

Southern Exposure Seed Exchange offers more than 700 varieties of vegetable, flower, herb, grain and cover crop seeds. They emphasize varieties that perform well in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast, although gardeners and farmers over the country grow our seeds. As of 2017, over 60% of the varieties offered are Certified Organic, and over 60% are grown by small farmers they know and contract with directly. They also offer many unusual Southern heirlooms.  They do not sell chemically treated seeds.

Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds – Wright County, Missouri

Baker Creek offers of the largest selections of seeds from the 19th century, including many Asian and European varieties. The company promotes and preserves our agricultural and culinary heritage.