Green thumbs mean many things, including that someone is an avid gardener, a semisuccessful finger painter, or actually just a gecko in need of a lift to the next truck stop. Add some color to your opposable digits with today's Groupon: for $10, you get $20 worth of plants from Eastside & Westside Markets, with two locations in Manhattan. This Groupon expires on July 17.
Eastside Market and Westside Market spread leafy love with row upon row of Proven Winners and locally grown annuals ($1.99 for a four-pack), perennials ($3.99–$5.99), ground covers ($1.99), and majestic foliage for indoor and outdoor adornment. Welcome houseguests with a hanging basket of flora ($17.99–$29.99) dangling above the stoop, or introduce a rose bush ($19.99) or flowering lilac shrub ($12.99–$29.99) to a fertile bed. The store stocks a thorough selection of vegetable ($1.99) and herb ($2.99–$3.99) bearers sprouting eight kinds of mint, nine kinds of thyme, and five kinds of basil, including the species that grows on fertilized pizzas. Green-seekers can also render interiors fresh and fragrant with indoor tabletop plants ($7.99–$14.99) and floor plants ($19.99–$34.99). A team of expert staffers is always on hand to cultivate ideas about the best photosynthesizers for your home or workplace.