Want to Expand Your Garden? Join Local Fort Worth Gardeners For More Plant Trading Fun.

                        

In response to yesterday’s post on free resources for local
gardeners
, one of our readers shared a favorite resource for finding DFW
friendly plants: the 
Ft. Worth plant swap which takes place this Saturday

It will be a perfect morning to gather with fellow gardeners and trade plants.
Fragrant sprigs of mint, irises, rose cuttings and bulbs…everyone brings their
favorite and takes home something new! Here is the scoop from our terrific
reader, Lin:

Bring plants to trade, but if you have no plants, try garden art,
potting soil, pots, or plant hangers ~ anything that a gardener might
like. We have gardeners that will accept baked goods as trade, or
perhaps gift certificates from McDonald’s, Sonic or Wal-mart.
While we arrange pre-trades…almost every gardener brings extras
to the party.

Details, details
What:  Learn more about the Fort Worth Gardenweb plant trade event here.
If you want to participate in trades beforehand, you can take part
in the Gardenweb forum chat by clicking here and here.
When: Saturday, April 10 ~ 9:00am
Where:  At the pavilion in front of the Fort Worth Zoo.
Directions: From I-30 at the western edge of downtown Ft Worth, go
SOUTH on University not quite a mile; turn left into the zoo area, & follow the
path through several curves. When you see the ball fields on your right, slow
down. Turn right into the parking area, hop out, & do a happy dance!
Directions are verbatim from Lin ~ I love any directions that end with
“hop out & do a happy dance!” :)
Cost:  The event is free, but take a moment to read the trade tips before attending.

Thanks Lin for this great tip!

  

Enjoy & Share! :)    

     

 

   

Yankee Candle Coupons: $10 OFF OR
Buy 2 Candles Get 1 FREE
   

Get FREE Movie Tickets to Toy Story 3 PLUS Save
$40 With Purchase of Toy Story Bundle On Blu-ray
    

FREE Monthly Jazz Series in Fort Worth    

 

   

Want to keep up with fresh ways to save money
and button down the family finances?    

Subscribe to Frugal in Fort Worth now. It’s FREE!     

Did you find these savings tips helpful? Please let us know in the
comments section or forward this site to others!    

Bookmark and Share   

 

2 responses to “Want to Expand Your Garden? Join Local Fort Worth Gardeners For More Plant Trading Fun.

  1. Hi – while I’d love to take credit for those amazing directions, they are from the swap organizer, Sylvia.

    By the way – the happy dance is required when you pull up! :)

Would love to hear from you ~ leave your comments here.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s