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Wide variety at SFCC Horticulture Club plant sale

By Nicole Cooke

March 27, 2014

Nicole Cooke | Democrat State Fair Community College Greenhouse Manager Kim Rimel and student Lindsey Pemberton look through the selection of Rainbow Mix and Fairway Ruby varieties of Coleus on Thursday in preparation for the SFCC Horticulture Club’s spring plant sale. The sale starts Monday and runs as supplies last. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays. The greenhouse is located behind the Potter-Ewing Agriculture Building at SFCC.


Nicole Cooke | Democrat Tiffany Lawrence straightens up the pansies in the State Fair Community College greenhouse on Thursday in preparation for the Horticulture Club’s spring plant sale. This year’s sale is larger than last year, and plants available include herbs, vegetables, flowers, rose bushes, houseplants, succulents, hanging baskets, mixed pots and foliage plants. The proceeds will help the club buy equipment and supplies and fund educational trips.


By Nicole Cooke