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.
Find out if you are about to “Get the Dirt” for the first time, already “Play with Dirt” or are truly “Down with Dirt” and enter to win a $50 gift certificate for your local independent garden center or landscaper. To be eligible, please take the quiz before October 1, 2017.
Plant Something MA members continue to help line the Boston Marathon route with daffodils for the third year in a row.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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!
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]