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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

 


State officials urge residents to get out and Plant Something on May 15

Published in News/Press on May 10, 2017

May is the time of the year when many people here in western Massachusetts begin planting flowers and vegetables, but state officials are hoping even more people will take part this year.

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Take our Plant Something Quiz!

Published in News/Press on March 14, 2017

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.

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Boston Flower & Garden Show Mystery Seeds

Published in News/Press on March 13, 2017

Thank you for visiting the PSMA booth at the Boston Flower & Garden Show! Click learn more below for more information on your pollinator-friendly flower mystery seeds.

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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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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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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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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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