Farm & Garden

Heirloom Plant Sale This Weekend at the Peterson Garden Project

May 11 2012 - 10:53 AM

Shutterstock_15927511How many of these tomato-types have you tried?

⎯    Box Car Willie
⎯    Big Rainbow
⎯    Green Zebra
⎯    Grandfather Ashlock
⎯    Stupice
⎯    Prudens Purple
⎯    Black Krim

We’re tomato-naive but not for long…

Now’s the time to explore the many heirloom tomato options at the Peterson Garden Project. Check out the heirloom plant sale Friday, May 11 through Sunday, May 13, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. daily. The sale is a fundraiser; all proceeds benefit The Peterson Garden Project, a 501c3 non-profit organization. Items for sale include organic, heirloom herb and vegetable seedlings, all priced under $5.There is no cost for admission.

Receive urban gardening instructions, purchase plants (beyond tomatoes!) and even gardening supplies.

Peterson Garden Project
4642 N. Francisco,
Chicago, IL

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