13th Annual Plant Sale

Plant Sale Flyer

Mark your calendars for the 13th Annual Summerseat Farm Annual Plant Sale! It is May 9, 2015 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., the day before Mother’s Day. It’s a day full of fun, color, meeting up with friends and neighbors, gorgeous plants, crafts, kids fun, food, education, petting zoo,…

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Many Thanks to Plant Sale Sponsors

Plant Sale Sponsors

Summerseat Farm sends out a sincere Thank You to this year’s Corporate Sponsors for our 13th Annual Plant Sale to be held on Saturday, May 09, from 8 am to 2 pm. Charles Downs, Downs Plumbing & Heating, Inc. Loic Jaffries, Cafe des Artistes Dr. Luke Morgan & Associates LLC…

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Membership Oportunities

Membership Oportunities

SUMMERSEAT FARM’S 2015 ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP DRIVE Summerseat’s Annual Membership is up and running. If you haven’t sent in your check for the 2015 Annual Membership, don’t forget to do so. If you have been lucky enough to visit Summerseat at one of our monthly Open Houses, Annual Plant Sales, events,…

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An Evening of Music at Summerseat Farm

A Night of Music

Saturday, July 18, 2015 Gates open at 4 pm. Our summer concert at Summerseat Farm this year will feature two of our fine local bands, Franklin Square and the David Norris Band. Franklin Square is well known in the area for great music and for supporting local charitable events. The…

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Open House, Picnicing & Guided Tours

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OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Summerseat Farm will be open to the public for self guided tours of the property and guided tours of the main house the first Sunday of the month, May – October, 11:00 am – 3:00 PM. Fee is only $5.00 for the whole family.

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13th Annual Plant Sale

Annual Plant Sale

Mark your calendars for the 13th Annual Summerseat Farm Annual Plant Sale! It is May 9, 2015 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., the day before Mother’s Day. It’s a day full of fun, color, meeting up with friends and neighbors, gorgeous plants, crafts, kids fun, food, education, petting zoo,…

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Have Your Event Here

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The history, romance, and elegance of Summerseat Farm will be the perfect backdrop for your wedding or special event! Step back in time… Located in rural St. Mary’s County, MD, Summerseat welcomes you along a quarter mile long, tree-lined driveway leading you away from the 21st century towards a peaceful dwelling,…

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Summerseat’s Gift

Summerseat’s Gift When visiting Summerseat, one will discover an unexpected surprise at the rear of the house as you roam toward the colorful gardens.  Nestled in the back next to a peaceful gazebo, are the gardens of Summerseat.  Planted by previous owners and very loosely based on English cottage gardens,…

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Give the Caterpillar a Break!

GIVE THE CATERPILLAR A BREAK! By Sandra J. Wildes Is there a man, woman or child who doesn’t love butterflies? Butterflies have been used to decorate both indoors and outdoors for many years. When you see those gorgeous colors go flitting by, one can’t help but stop and stare. The…

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Sumac, Poisonous or Not?

A recent confusion at Summerseat Farm between Sumac and the poisonous variety of Sumac prompted me to do some research on these two native plants and share what I learned with you; since the cooler temperatures of fall are bringing out the vivid shades of red to maroon and gold…

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