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Plant Something Massachusetts is a joint program of the Massachusetts Flower Growers Association (MFGA) and the Massachusetts Nursery and Landscape Association (MNLA). Plant Something MA seeks to get more people to enjoy gardening and support their local, independent nurseries, garden centers, landscapers and growers.

We welcome your inquiries regarding the Plant Something MA program and the Plant Something for Pollinators campaign.

Media Contact: Email Plant Something MA


Thank you participating in our Plant Something Quiz!

Published in News/Press, Pollinator on November 30, 2016

Congratulations to Raeanne Pileggi of Spencer for winning a $100 gift certificate to Bemis Farms Nursery and an additional $100 gift certificate to The Farmer’s Daughter.

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CBS This Morning, Plant Something MA daffodils

Plant Something MA members come together, providing daffodils along Boston Marathon route

Published in News/Press on June 22, 2016

Plant Something MA members continue to help line the Boston Marathon route with daffodils for the third year in a row.

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Governor Baker Declares June 20 – 26, 2016 “Massachusetts Pollinator Week”

Published in News/Press on June 21, 2016

Governor Charlie Baker, in support of National Pollinator Week, has declared June 20 – 26, 2016 as “Massachusetts Pollinator Week” – an opportunity to celebrate and protect our pollinator populations.

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Butterfly Gardens

A good reason to plant something this weekend

Published in News/Press on June 15, 2016

EAST LONGMEADOW – More and more flowers are showing up at area greenhouses, and if you’re looking to plant this weekend this is the weekend to do it.

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Sunday is Father’s Day! Give the gift that lasts a lifetime – a tree!

Published in News/Press on June 14, 2016

Attn: MNLA & MFGA members – feel free to share video on your social media and websites to encourage everyone to give the gift that lasts a lifetime……a tree!

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Plant Something for Pollinators at the Boston Flower & Garden Show

Boston Flower Show is a sure sign of spring

Published in News/Press on March 15, 2016

BOSTON – Amidst colorful flower beds at the Boston Flower & Garden Show, the strawberry and lettuce plants fit right in. The unusual garden mix of edible and ornamental plants can be a smart choice for gardeners.

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Taunton Daily Gazette Photo | Mike Gay

Pumpkin boat used to create Guinness World Record!

Published in News/Press on September 8, 2015

Todd Sandstrum, co-founder of the South Shore Great Pumpkin Challenge, created a Guinness World Record on Saturday. Sandstrum paddled the enourmous hollowed out gourd for 3 1/2 miles! Read the initial coverage mentioning Plant Something MA!

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May 15th was a particularly excellent day…

Published in News/Press on June 22, 2015

From the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources Department (MDAR) June/July Farm and Market Report Commissioner’s Column by John Lebeaux, MDAR commissioner: “May 15th was a particularly excellent day. It was ‘Plant Something Day,’ a program of the Massachusetts Flower Growers’ Association and the Massachusetts Nursery and Landscape Association. Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs Matt Beaton […]

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Home Remedies for Storm Water Blues

Published in News/Press on June 17, 2015

Free rain garden workshop in Northampton Wednesday, July 8, 2015 from 7–8:30 PM Learn how to beautify your yard and help keep streams healthy! Ed Himlan of the Massachusetts Watershed Coalition will present a slideshow on the design and benefits of rain gardens. The workshop will be at the Unitarian Church, 220 Main St, Northampton. Rain […]

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Million Pollinator Garden Challenge

The Million Pollinator Garden Challenge has launched!

Published in News/Press on June 8, 2015

On June 3, 2015 the National Pollinator Garden Network (NPGN), an unprecedented collaboration of national, regional, conservation, and gardening groups, launched the Million Pollinator Garden Challenge. This is a strategic effort to promote and protect the needs of pollinators in North America. In the fall of 2014, AmericanHort and seven other organizations were convened to propose […]

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