May 5 Plant Sale to Benefit Secrest Arboretum
Buy plants for your garden and support Secrest Arboretum when you do it at Plant Discovery Day May 5 in Wooster.
Ohio -- Secrest Arboretum’s 19th annual Plant Discovery Day, featuring sales
and auctions of plants and art, is Saturday, May 5, at the Ohio Agricultural
Research and Development Center, 1680 Madison Ave., in Wooster. The arboretum
is part of the center.
offerings will be trees, shrubs, herbs, annuals and perennials, with an
emphasis on unusual types. The art will be for the home or landscape. There
will be a bug zoo for kids and guided walks in the arboretum.
9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the center’s Fisher Auditorium. Admission is free and open to
the public. Lunch will be sold on the grounds.
from the sales and auctions will benefit the arboretum, which continues recovering
from a 2010 tornado
of annuals to be sold is available online at http://go.osu.edu/J7X (pdf).
schedule of events:
- 9 a.m.-3
p.m., general plant sale.
a.m.-12:30 p.m., silent auction, plants and art.
a.m., guided walk.
a.m.-noon, live auction, plants and art.
a.m.-noon, guided walk.
- 1:30-2:30 p.m., guided walk.
information, go the arboretum’s website, http://secrest.osu.edu/, or call 330-464-2148.
about the arboretum’s tornado renewal fund are at http://go.osu.edu/JqA.
the research arm of Ohio State’s College of Food, Agricultural, and