Versailles FFA Greenhouse opening April 26


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The Versailles Agricultural Education Department and FFA Chapter will conduct its 10th Annual Greenhouse Sale starting Monday, April 26. The 8th Grade AFNR students helping in the greenhouse. They include left to right: Jason Dunn, Jeremiah Wagner, Zander Keller, Lucas Timmerman, Andrew Lyons, Matthew Subler, Trent Cheadle, Will Bohman, Dylan Justice, Karlie Litten, Josie Potast, Taylor Wagner and Nick Gehret.

The Versailles Agricultural Education Department and FFA Chapter will conduct its 10th Annual Greenhouse Sale starting Monday, April 26. The 8th Grade AFNR students helping in the greenhouse. They include left to right: Jason Dunn, Jeremiah Wagner, Zander Keller, Lucas Timmerman, Andrew Lyons, Matthew Subler, Trent Cheadle, Will Bohman, Dylan Justice, Karlie Litten, Josie Potast, Taylor Wagner and Nick Gehret.


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VERSAILLES — The Versailles Agricultural Education Department and FFA Chapter will be conducting their 10th Annual Greenhouse Sale starting Monday, April 26. The greenhouse will be open from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, open Saturdays 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and closed on Sundays. The greenhouse is located on the west side of Versailles Schools at 280 Marker Road, close to the auditorium. The greenhouse plans to be open to the public, all greenhouse customers must wear a mask when shopping in the greenhouse and the greenhouse will be limited to six customers shopping at once. Versailles FFA will again be filling containers again this year and see information below on the details. At this time, the plan is to have an in person sale only, however curbside pick-up will be available as well.

The annuals for sale as part of the greenhouse include: Begonia: Cocktail Mix, Dusty Miller: Silverdust; Impatiens: Accent Prem White, S.E. Lipstick, S.E. Mix, Xtreme Red; Marigold: Safari Mix; Petunia: Wave Easy Pink Passion, Wave Easy Red, Wave Purple Improved; Salvia: Victoria Blue, Geraniums: Bright Pink, Bright Red, Salmon, White; Lantana: Luscious Bananarama, Lucious Berry Blend; Pennisetum: Rubrum; Petunia Veg: Supertunia Black Cherry, Supertunia Bordeaux, Supertunia Latte, Supertunia Royal Velvet, Supertunia Vista Bubblegum; Verbena: Superbena Purple; Vinca Vine; Euphorbia Diamond Frost; Ipomoea Blackie, Margarite(sweet potato vine); Bacopa: Jumbo White; Dahlia: Hypnotica Prism Mix; Spike; Petunia; Headliner Night Sky, Pink Sky. The Perennials available in 1-2 gallon containers include Hosta, Sedum, Heuchera, Veronica Royal Rembrandt.

The vegetable plants available include tomatoes, cabbage, peppers, melon, cucumbers, broccoli, squash, zucchini, watermelon, and a variety of herbs. Hanging Baskets will be available in 10 and 12-inch pots. A variety of planted pots will also be available. Versailles FFA will also fill your pots and you will be charged for the flowers and soil to fill your pots. Contact Mrs Wuebker to drop off your pots to be filled. Pots can be dropped off the week of April 19. If you have any questions please email Versailles FFA Advisor Dena Wuebker at dena.wuebker@vtigers.org or Versailles FFA Advisor Taylor Bergman at taylor.bergman@vtigers.org. We look forward to seeing you at the greenhouse.

The Versailles Agricultural Education Department and FFA Chapter will conduct its 10th Annual Greenhouse Sale starting Monday, April 26. The 8th Grade AFNR students helping in the greenhouse. They include left to right: Jason Dunn, Jeremiah Wagner, Zander Keller, Lucas Timmerman, Andrew Lyons, Matthew Subler, Trent Cheadle, Will Bohman, Dylan Justice, Karlie Litten, Josie Potast, Taylor Wagner and Nick Gehret.
https://www.dailyadvocate.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/34/2021/04/web1_IMG-6856.jpgThe Versailles Agricultural Education Department and FFA Chapter will conduct its 10th Annual Greenhouse Sale starting Monday, April 26. The 8th Grade AFNR students helping in the greenhouse. They include left to right: Jason Dunn, Jeremiah Wagner, Zander Keller, Lucas Timmerman, Andrew Lyons, Matthew Subler, Trent Cheadle, Will Bohman, Dylan Justice, Karlie Litten, Josie Potast, Taylor Wagner and Nick Gehret. Provided photo

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