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PLANT SALE
at REEVES-REED ARBORETUM
Friday and Saturday, May 15 and 16
165 Hobart Avenue
Summit, NJ

Summit, NJ Reeves-Reed Arboretum, a veritable museum of plants and trees, is opening up its gardens for a plant sale featuring woody specimens, plants and perennials grown here at the Arboretum, as well as select offerings of rare and unusual extras provided by carefully chosen vendors.

A special "members preview" sale will take place on Friday, May 15, from 2 pm to 5 pm, exclusively for Arboretum members. The general public will be invited to come by on Saturday, May 16, from 9 am to 2 pm. The Arboretum's horticultural team, headed by Horticulture Director Marc Montefusco and Lead Horticulturist Julieanne Frascinella, will be on hand to answer any gardening questions and to make planting recommendations. All proceeds from the plant sale will go towards the Arboretum's budget for grounds maintenance and improvements.

So don't miss out on this once-in-a-season opportunity to purchase plants tried and true from the Arboretum's collection, as well as rare specimens and specialty items recommended by our nursery partners.

For more information about the events, programs and workshops at Reeves-Reed Arboretum, please visit our website at www.reeves-reedarboretum.org or call 908-273-8787 x1010.

About Reeves-Reed Arboretum:  Celebrating over 40 years as a historic public garden and education resource, Reeves-Reed Arboretum seeks to engage, educate and enrich the public through horticulture and environmental education, and the care and utilization of the gardens and estate. Open 7 days a week from dawn till dusk, the Arboretum is listed on both the National and New Jersey State Historic Registers. Funding for RRA has been made possible in part by the NJ Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State, through a grant administered by the Union County Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs, Dept. of Parks & Community Renewal.