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Just a reminder that Spring Plug Orders are due this Thursday, Nov 3rd

On Tue, Oct 25, 2016 at 4:08 PM, Melissa Riley <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Teachers -
>
> Can you believe it is already time to start ordering Spring Plugs???
> Attached you will find the Spring 2017 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: *BonaireMiddleSpring2017* and then email it back to me.
>
> NEW THIS YEAR - Plant Tags!! You can order plant tags this year for $2.00
> for 50 tags.
>
> 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
>
> * Thursday, November 3rd *
>
> DELIVERY OPTIONS
> *I will send out an email in Jan to set up your pick up location. *
>
>
> 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 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.
>
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> 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
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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