Franklin Farm Perennial Plant Sale set for Aug. 24

Franklin Farm Perennial Plant Sale set for Aug. 24

CUMBERLAND – The Historic Metcalf-Franklin Farm Preservation Association announces its seventh annual Perennial Plant Sale. This fundraising event, scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 24, from 9 a.m. to noon at the farm, 142 Abbott Run Valley Road.

The sale supports the community garden where vegetables are raised by volunteers and donated to the Rhode Island Community Food Bank and local food pantries. In more than 13 years, the farm has harvested approximately 350,000 pounds of vegetables.

A wide selection of perennial plants for sun and shade, ground cover, herbs, shrubs, houseplants and garden decor items will be available.