Like Exercise, Gardening Can Greatly Improve Your Wellbeing
It's time for the Yakima Master Gardener's Spring plant sale and as with all things in the COVID-19 era, things will be a bit different this year. More on the specifics of that in a moment but first some new research on gardening and well being and why you just might want to participate in this year's sale!
Scientists say the bump up in wellbeing is not merely a workout for your green thumb but, in addition to beautiful flowers and healthy & delicious fruits and vegetables, gardening provides an increase in wellbeing similar to what people get from doing regular, vigorous exercise such as cycling or running.
Most Annuals (3.5″ pots): $1.25
Geraniums (4″ pots): $3.00
Begonias, Potato vine, spikes: $3.00
Standard Perennials (4″ pots): $2.00
Tall and Larger Perennials (4″ pots): $3.00
Perennials in 1 gallon pots: $4.00
Vegetables & herbs (3.5″ & 4″ pots): $1.50
Hanging Baskets: $22.00
DATES: The store will open Thursday, April 29th by 8:00 am, and run for two days!
Right after you place your order, you’ll be asked to sign up for a 30-minute pickup appointment window. Pickup will be in our greenhouse parking lot at 1522 South 18th Ave., in Yakima.