The weather could not be better for looking for specimens to spruce up the garden.
The 76th annual Wilton Garden Club Mother’s Day Plant Sale is under way this weekend: Friday, May 8, from noon to 6, and Saturday, May 9, from 9 to noon at the Town Green.
Those who need assistance may consult the gardening consultants available to answer your questions or help choose the right plants.
Shoppers will find:

  • 1,000-plus perennials, many “deer-resistant” and hand-dug from members’ gardens;

  • Wide selection of ornamental grasses, groundcovers and wildflowers;

  • Organically grown herbs from Ambler Farm;

  • Numerous native plants, trees and flowering shrubs;

  • Locally grown “Offinger” tomato plants and other vegetables;

  • Award-winning dahlias;

  • Troughs and terrariums;

  • Mother’s Day gifts, including hanging baskets, patio planters, herb containers, vegetable bowls and flower baskets;

  • Kid’s Corner:  Gardening activities just for kids while parents shop.

Proceeds from this sale are used to support Wilton Garden Club’s educational and horticultural endeavors, and projects for civic beauty.