Print

Print


>
> Have have received orders from:
>  Baldwin, Bonaire Middle, Dooly (2), Eagle's Landing, Henry Co, Hephzibah,
> Houston Co, Jones, Locust Grove, Manchester, Mossy Creek Middle, Northeast
> Bibb, Ola, Perry High, Perry Middle, Portal, Schley Co, Stockbridge,
> Swainsboro, Taylor Co, Twiggs, Veterans, Wheeler
>
> If you plan to place an order please do so either this afternoon or this
> evening.  Thanks!!
>
> Teachers -
>
> Attached you will find the Spring 2016 Plant Order form.  As asked for,
> we have simplified the tray sizes and the order form some.
>
> THERE ARE 4 TABS - one for annuals, rooted cuttings, vegetables, and
> herbs.
> Please complete the order form, save it to your computer using your
> school name - ex: *BonaireMiddle-Spring2016OrderForm* and then email it
> back to me.
>
> Please see the information below concerning the order deadline, plant
> pickup location options, and plant combination suggestions.
>
> ORDER DEADLINE
> The deadline to place your order is
>
> * Wednesday, November 4th *
>
> DELIVERY OPTIONS
> *I will send out an email in Jan to set up your pick up location. *
> This year we are offering *FIVE* pickup location options:
> Saturday, February 6th in conjunction with State CDEs at Fort Valley State.
> Monday, February 8th - There will be 1 centrally located school pick up in
> Area 3
> Tuesday, February 9th - There will be 1 centrally located school pick up
> in Area 4
> Wednesday, February 10th in conjunction with the Region Poultry CDE in
> Eastman.
> or You can pick up directly from the grower in South Houston County.
>
>
> TRAY SIZES EXPLANATION
> Plugs come in 288 which will typically give you 8 flats per variety.
> Plugs also come in 144 which will be larger plants than 288 and give you 4
> flats per variety.  This is better for those of you that like to have early
> plant sales.
> New this year is a 50 tray for those of you that may want to try something
> new without having to commit to a lot of plant material.
>
>
> PLANT COMBINATION SUGGESTIONS
> You will find there are several new items on the list this year that work
> great in mixed container baskets (1 or more different plants per
> basket/pot) such as:
>
> There is a new plant on the plug page called FUSEABLES that is already
> mixed for you - great for those of you new to the school greenhouse and
> worried about putting together mixed baskets correctly
>
> Scaveola (a cascading flowering plant) mixed with wave petunias
> Creeping jenny (a unique lime green plant that spills over containers)
> mixed with impatiens or petunias
> Canna Lily (dwarf), sweet potato vine, and wave petunias
> Creeping jenny, hypoestes, and petunia
> Calibrachoa (also known as million bells), sweet potato vine and verbena
> Coleus, Verbena, impatiens
> Heliotrope, dichondra (petite leaves that spill over pot), vinca
> Hollyhock, calibrachoa, hypoestes
> Sweet potato vine, portulaca, melampodium
> Ornamental fountain grasses, creeping jenny, dichondra
>
>
> Feel free to call or email - I'd be more than happy to assist you in
> making your selections or with any questions you may have.
>
> --
> Melissa Riley
> Central Region Ag Education
> Horticulture Teacher
> 1005 State University Drive,  Box 4060
> Fort Valley, GA 31030
> office - 478-825-6067
> cell - 478-973-4071
> fax - 478-825-6980
>
>
>
>
>
>
> --
> Melissa Riley
> Central Region Ag Education
> Horticulture Teacher
> 1005 State University Drive,  Box 4060
> Fort Valley, GA 31030
> office - 478-825-6067
> cell - 478-973-4071
> fax - 478-825-6980
>
>
>
>
>
>
> --
> Melissa Riley
> Central Region Ag Education
> Horticulture Teacher
> 1005 State University Drive,  Box 4060
> Fort Valley, GA 31030
> office - 478-825-6067
> cell - 478-973-4071
> fax - 478-825-6980
>
>
>
>


-- 
Melissa Riley
Central Region Ag Education
Horticulture Teacher
1005 State University Drive,  Box 4060
Fort Valley, GA 31030
office - 478-825-6067
cell - 478-973-4071
fax - 478-825-6980