Walton County Master Gardener tree sale Jan. 15

December 30, 2010

The Walton County Master Gardeners will be hosting a tree sale at the Walton County Fairgrounds on Jan. 15 from 9 a.m. – 12 noon.

Flowering, shade and fruit trees, suitable for planting now in our area, will be available at bargain prices.  Fruits: Apples, Blueberry, Figs, Grapes, Peaches, Pears, Persimmons, Plums, Blackberries and Raspberry and more. Shade and ornamental trees: Bradford Pears, Cedars, Crape Myrtles, Bald Cypress, Leyland Cypress, Fringe Trees, Ginko, Hollies, Oaks, Redbuds, Vitex Maples, Willows, and more. Shrubs: Althea, Abelia, Azaleas, Camellias, Hawthorns and more.

The 4-H Dogs-R-Us club will host a pancake breakfast from 7:30 – 10:00  a.m. the same morning at the Extension Office next door.  The public will be able to enjoy breakfast before choosing their trees and other landscape plants. The breakfast is $5 for adults and $3 for children, ages 6 to 12, free for children 5 and under.  The proceeds will help sponsor a service dog.

The DeFuniak Springs Friends of the Library will be hosting their book sale from 8 a.m. – Noon at the Fairgrounds.

The Walton County Fairgrounds is located at 732 North 9th St. (CR 83N), DeFuniak Springs. For more information, call 850-892-8172 or go to http://walton.ifas.ufl.edu