Two more area native-plant sales

Two more chances to pick up native plants for Spring!

Missouri Prairie Foundation logoSaturday, May 3, 9 am – 3 pm, at Whole Foods Market in Town & Country (1160 Town and Country Crossing Drive). A bountiful selection of native perennials, grasses, sedges, vines, shrubs, and trees supplied by Missouri Wildflowers Nursery. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the conservation work of the Missouri Prairie Foundation.

Logo of the Sierra Club's Shawnee Group of Southern IllinoisSaturday, May 17, 8 am – 2 pm, at the Town Square Pavilion in Carbondale, IL (100 North Illinois Avenue, near the intersections of US 51 North and Hwy. 13 West). The Shawnee Group of the Sierra Club will hold a native plant sale with around 1000 plants, very affordably priced, of many species native to southern Illinois – perennial wildflowers, grasses, trees, shrubs, and vines for shade and sun, as well as plants for rain gardens (moist to wet soil). For further information, contact plant sale coordinator Helen Ashraf at hlashraf[at]