Thursday, April 24, 2014

Transplants for your summer garden

If you missed the Pre-Season Prep deadline, no worries, you can still reserve M R Gardens plants for your summer garden. The following varieties are currently available:

Blight-resistant tomato seedlings
Heirloom Slicers: Arkansas Traveler, Mr. Stripey, Oxheart, Ruby Orr
Disease Resistant Slicers: Defiant, Iron Lady, Mountain Merit
Other Slicers: New Girl
Heirloom and Disease Resistant Slicer: West Virginia 63
Paste/Sauce: Roma (Open-Pollinated)
Heirloom Paste/Sauce: Amish Paste, Yellow Roma
Disease Resistant Paste/Sauce: Plum Regal
Cherry: Sweet
Disease Resistant Cherry: Matt's Wild

Long Purple Egglplant, an Open-Pollinated variety
Ground Cherry: Cossack Pineapple (Open-Pollinated), Aunt Molly
Hot Pepper: Conchos (Open-Pollinated), Early Jalapeno, Hungarian Hot Wax Chile
Heirloom Sweet Peppers: Sweet Big Red, Corno Di Taro
Sweet Pepper: Golden Summer, Olympus
Cucumber: Arkansas Little Leaf
Eggplant: Long Purple, Rosa Bianca (both varieties Open-Pollinated)

Queen Sophia Marigold
Medicinal: Holy Basil/Tulsi, Ashwaghanda, Catnip
Beneficial to Garden: Borage, Calendula, Durango Outback Marigold, Queen Sophia Marigold
Culinary, Medicinal, Beneficial, Attractive for Borders: Bronze Fennel, Florence Fennel

Holy Basil, a.k.a. Tulsi
Email me at or call 828.333.4151 with the quantity you'd like, and I'll put the plants aside for you.

Find me at:
M R Gardens Plant Wagon, Onteora Blvd. in Oakley: 10:00-2:00p.m. on Saturdays, April 26 through May 24 or until supplies last
Oakley Farmer's Market, 607 Fairview Road: 3:30-6:30p.m. on Thursdays, May 8, 15, 22