Spring at Tuttles:  Flowers, Strawberries, Asparagus, Plants and more!

Spring at Tuttles is an exciting time at Tuttles!   The apple trees are blooming, the greenhouse is full of fresh flowers and vegetables plants, the sweet shop is serving lunch made with spring produce, the farm store features lots of spring new items along with seeds, and more.

Visit us:

Indianapolis Farmers Market Spring

Shop Local in our Farm Store:

(Open All Year)

Our farm store is like visiting a farmers market that’s open all year.  We offer over 200 products made in Indiana, as well as, items from over a dozen local farms.  In addition our own apples, produce, cider, and goodies are available.

Local Items We Sell
Indianapolis spring greenhouse

Experience the Beauty of our Greenhouses:

Greenhouse opens April 22, 2017.

Our greenhouses have a large selection of home grown annual flowers, perennial flowers, vegetable plants, herb plants, and some of the largest hanging baskets you’ll find anywhere.  We can help you choose the right plants to succeed in your location!  Over 90% of plants are grown right here…which makes them some of the healthiest you will find!

farm to table cafe

Eat in our Cafe & Sweet Shop:

(Opening for Season April 22, 2017)

Orchard to table treats, lunches, sweets, and more.  We use what we grow and what you can find in our farm store to create a menu that is really farm fresh!  Our sweet shop offers treats and lunch that celebrates our produce and the seasons.

See the Menu
Spring Plant Fundraisers

Bring Your Group:

Field Trips.   Moms Groups.  Adult Groups.  Bus Tours.  Corporate Groups.

We host all kinds of visitors to the orchard in the spring who want to get outside and enjoy the day.

 

Group Info

See the Apple Trees in Bloom:

For about a week each spring, the apple trees give us a beautiful show.  It’s hard to predict the exact week due to the weather, but typically mid to late April. 

Indianapolis Farmers Market Spring

Get your Garden Started:

We’ve got what you need to get your garden started including seeds, seed potatoes, onion sets, vegetable plants, herbs, and more!  We also are happy to answer questions about gardening.

Important Spring Info:

Sign up for our weekly box of produce program.

Our summer tote program offers you a weekly box of the best produce from Tuttles.  Space is limited so sign up early if you are interested in the summer season.

Summer Tote Sign Up

Spring Produce Highlights:

  • Indiana Asparagus (late April/early May)
  • Indiana Strawberries (late May/early June)
  • early Tomatoes (late May/early June)
  • Indiana Rhubarb (May)
List of Produce In Store Today

Spring Plant Fundraiser Catalog:

Participating in a plant or flower fundraiser with your school or group?  Here are photos to help you choose your favorite flowers.

Catalog

Spring Events & Activities:

fruit tree pruning workshop

Learn to prune your home fruit trees:

April 8, 2017.  9AM-Noon.

This free event is led by Tom Roney, Tuttle’s owner and expert apple grower.  He will answer all your questions about pruning fruit trees at home.  

Info
fruit tree pruning workshop

Indiana Artisan Marketplace:

March 25-26, 2017.

See our award winning apple butter and applesauce along with lots of other great Indiana Artisan products at the Indiana State Fairgrounds this weekend. 

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fruit tree pruning workshop

Fun for Preschools & Parents:

Weekday morning fun at the orchard featuring a bit of learning, activity, and farm snack.

Science on the Farm Spring Series:  

  • March:  Greenhouse Fun
  • April: Flower Power
  • May:  Bugs & Bees

Tickets Required.

Info
homeschool science on the farm

Homeschool Science on the Farm:

Greenhouse Tour & Life Science Class for homeschool students.

Tickets Required.

Info
fruit tree pruning workshop

Easter at the Orchard:

{Tickets Required}

Enjoy Easter Breakfast & Egg Hunt or Easter Cookie Decorating & Egg Hunt

Info
fruit tree pruning workshop

Spring Garden Party:

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Local Farmers & Artisans + Giant Yard Games + Greenhouse Opening

Info
fruit tree pruning workshop

Strawberry Saturdays:

Saturday, June 3 & 10th

Strawberry Treats + Strawberry Eats + Strawberry Fun + Strawberries by the Flat to Order {Sorry, we don’t have u-pick berries}

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Order Berries
fruit tree pruning workshop

Fairy & Young Farmer Day:

Saturday, June 10th

Fairy and farm fun for the little ones.  

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