Every Mondaythru Friday 3:00 AM – 5:30 AM
But You Can Buy Too!
This is one of Eastern Markets’s most well known tips. If you can get to the market early in the AM, you can purchase flats at wholesale prices. I picked up 3 flats(48 plant ct) at Diaz Greenhouse Shed 3) at 7.50 each; no questions asked. Impatiens & Begonias can easily retail for $10 on saturdays and at garden centers. Get EMFBG here.
“Bargains, Deals, Discounts Tip 13 Early Mornings at the Market.”
Retailers, landscapers, co-ops, apartment managers, small road side nursery buyers are all walking the market. They arrive at Eastern Market in large 48 foot long semi-trucks down to unmarked rental vans.
Early morning is best opportunity to grab premium plants, and hanging baskets at wholesale prices. Just walk up, pick out your products, pay the grower.
Eastern Market Useful Facts
- Flower Day – Estimated – 200,000-250,000
- Saturday Visitors – 30-000-50,000
- Heaviest during mornings, 7:00AM – Noon
The Michigan Detroit Eastern Market is lined with old breakfast restaurants and specialty shops.