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GreenThumb Plant Starts Distribution & Native Plant Workshop

Saturday, May 4, 2019

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.

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Get your veggie and native plant starts at our annual distribution, plus tips on growing native plants in your garden. Supplies are available on a first-come, first-served basis while they last, with preference given to those who RSVP, so please plan to arrive early.

RSVPs do not guarantee plant availability, so please arrive early. One site pick-up only. This distribution is only for registered GreenThumb gardens. Gardens in schools, NYCHA developments, or privately-owned yards are not eligible. Workshop is in partnership with Bronx Green-Up

Please RSVP on Eventbrite or call (212) 602-5300.

  • Native Plant Workshop: 11:00 a.m. – 11:20 a.m.
  • Distribution: 11:20 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.


East New York Farms - 620 Schenck Ave.

Melrose New Generation Garden - 377 E. 160th St.


Melrose New Generation Community Garden
377 East 160 Street between Melrose and Courtlandt Avenues, Bronx
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East New York Farms
620 Schenck Avenue, Brooklyn
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Contact Number

(212) 602-5300

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