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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 10, 2020
DeKalb Cooperative Extension Announces Plant Sale
DECATUR, GA – DeKalb Cooperative Extension announces its annual Plant Sale and will accept orders Jan. 10 through March 6, 2020. Several varieties of plants are available including azaleas, blueberries, hydrangeas and persimmons.
“The DeKalb Cooperative Extension’s annual plant sale continues to grow,” said Lynwood Blackmon, Director of the Cooperative Extension Office in DeKalb. “Plants play an important role in beautifying DeKalb and we are proud to offer flowers, classes and other resources to improve the community.”
The DeKalb County Extension is hosting two seminars, “Backyard Berries” on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, and “Care of Ornamental Plants in the Landscape” on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020.
The fee for each class is $10. Classes will be held at the DeKalb Extension Training Center at 6:45 p.m. and registration is required. Class fees will be waived with plant purchases.
The one-day pick up is Saturday, March 14, 2020, at the DeKalb Cooperative Extension Office.
For more information about ordering plants or to learn more about other programs and services, please contact the DeKalb County Cooperative Extension Office at 404-298-4080, or visit www.ugaextension.com/dekalb.