Cooperative Extension Fresno County
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Cooperative Extension Fresno County

Community Plant Give and Take Events

Master Gardeners volunteer at several Plant Give and Take events in Fresno and nearby Counties.  In 1968, Garden Give and Take was a community service event hosted two times each year by the Fresno County Women's Chamber of Commerce.  It was later discontinued, but was the precursor to what has become a popular venue staged at different locations each spring and fall, sponsored by Community Volunteers Central Valley. 

How does a Plant Give and Take work?  Plants of all types including bulbs, cuttings and seeds are donated by home gardeners like yourself.  Bring your donation of plants in bags, boxes, wrapped in newsprint, etc.  Plants do not need to be potted in a container. UCCE Master Gardeners and other volunteers help identify unknown plants.  

Having a plant to give is not a prerequisite to participation.  There is no admission fee and anyone can take plants FREE.

Plant Give and Take March 9, 2019

9am to 12 pm, VFW Post 8900 Picnic Area

3585 N Blythe Ave. Fresno Ca

Plant Give & Take Flyer 3.19

Sponsored by

Community Volunteers Central Valley
https://www.cvcv-plantgiveandtake.org 

Contact Margie Reisz to find out how you can help.

 

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MARK YOUR CALENDAR NOW FOR THESE 2019 DATES

Plant Give and Take events in 2019:

  •  Plant Give and Take

Saturday March 9, 2019

9am to 12 pm, VFW Post 8900 Picnic Area

3585 N Blythe Ave. Fresno Ca

Plant Give & Take Flyer 3.19

  • 11th Annual Water Wise Plant Give &Take        

Saturday May 4,2019

Fresno State Horticulture Greenhouses

3150 E Barstow Ave. just east of Chestnut

8:00am to 12:00pm 

11th Annual Water Wise Plant Give & Take

 

 

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