May 6, 2015, WELLESLEY, MA
The Gardeners’ Fair will take place on Saturday, May 16, 2015, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Massachusetts Horticultural Society’s The Gardens at Elm Bank, Route 16, in Wellesley. The Gardeners' Fair is an opportunity to find rare and unusual perennials, trees and shrubs; ready-to-plant herbs and vegetables; and tomato varieties by the dozens. It's also a chance to hear talks by experts, find unique garden tools, garden ornaments and accessories, as well as other gardening necessities. The fair will feature tomatoes by Allandale Farm, the Herb Society Plant Sale and over 20 vendors. Admission is $5 per car for the general public, free for Mass Hort members.
The Gardeners’ Fair provides fun and shopping for the whole family! Mass Hort will sponsor daily children’s programs and garden tours. Don’t miss the Wellesley Band who will entertain at 1:00 p.m., Event Specialist’s Food’s truck will be on site. The New England Unit of the Herb Society Garden activities will include: tours at 9:00 a.m., tours at noon, family-oriented workshops, Fairy Houses at 10:00 a.m., and Herbal Seed Starting at 1:00 p.m.
Vendors from around New England will be here selling plants and garden supplies to help you get your garden and yard ready for the summer. This year’s vendors include: Allandale Farm, NE Unit Herb Society of America Herbs, New England Daylily Society, Nasketucket Gardens, Buxton Branch, Am. Begonia Soc., Lyndigo Spice, LLC, American Rhododendron Society MA , James Hardie Building Products, Slug Shield, Lorelei's, Iron Arts, Eastern Plant Specialties, Coldbrooke Pottery, The Warren Farm and Sugarhouse, MDAR, Boston Event Specialist Food’s truck, Deborah's Kitchen, Hummingbird Crossing, Ginny Remedi Designs, Stonegate Farm and Flowers, New England Hosta Society, Conifer Society, Greystone Garden, Teaberry Gardens, and McCrea's Candies.
Massachusetts Horticultural Society and The Gardens at Elm Bank are located at 900 Washington Street in Wellesley, MA 02482.