Peterson Garden Project Gears Up for Plant and Bake Sale

April 14, 2015 - garden totes

Bake sales, most like lemonade stands and propagandize busses, are customarily indifferent for a childhood, that is a damn shame because we can’t get any cuter or homier than a bake sale. Peterson Garden Project is bringing behind a good aged fashioned bake sale ethos by mixing them with plants for a weekend-long even during a Peterson Garden Project Learning Center (4642 N. Francisco Ave.). Going into a fourth year, Peterson Garden Project’s annual Plant Sale Bake Sale facilities heirloom seeds and rational baked products together during last. The pastries are pleasantness of bakeries and fritter chefs from via Chicago, served as honeyed treats alongside seedlings for Peterson Garden Project plant showcase.


Peterson Garden Project
Seedlings aplenty! Photo pleasantness of Peterson Garden Project

Peterson Garden Project is an classification that teaches people how to grow their possess vegetables, by opening adult village gardens via a city and providing plots for people and families. Just in time for comfortable weather, a classification is conducting a three-day plant and bake sale during their training core (4642 N. Francisco) from May 15 through May 17, 12:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. on Friday, May 15, and 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. a rest of a weekend. Along with a innumerable of baked goods, a sale will embody countless heirloom plants sourced privately for Peterson Garden Project, including countless tomatoes, herbs, peppers, eggplant, and kale. Seeds will embody lettuces, herbs, radishes, peas, sunflowers, nasturtiums, and more. Plus tools, books, supplies, and a “Soil Salon” packaged with fertilizers and composts. 


Peterson Garden Project
Cake during final year’s Plant Sale and Bake Sale.

In terms of baked goods, this is distant over your customary facile propagandize shindig. There will be dozens of tiny items, cakes, cupcakes, bread, scones, croissants, caramels, and more. 

The sale is BYO bags, boxes, or trays for carrying seedlings home. Totes will not be supposing during a sale, so attendees are speedy to move their possess temporary equipment.

– Matt Kirouac

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