Online ordering for Citizens for Conservation’s 22nd annual Native Plant, Shrub and Tree Sale is now available on CFC’s website, www.citizensforconservation.org.
The sale will be held Saturday, May 5 and Sunday, May 6, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., in the Good Shepherd Hospital barn area, east of the hospital, at 450 W. Highway 22 in Lake Barrington.
Native plants provide many advantages for both gardeners and the environment, and buyers can choose from a huge selection of robust, hardy native plants, including perennials, ferns, sedges, grasses, shrubs and trees. As part of CFC’s Milkweed for Monarchs campaign to encourage monarch populations, numerous species of native milkweed will be available at discounted prices.
Pre-sale online ordering will be available through April 10. Orders are filled on a first-come-first-filled basis, so order early. Pickup date for preorders is Friday, May 4, from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. CFC members will also be able to shop the sale on May 4, and members get a 10 percent discount all days.
For more information, call CFC at 847-382-SAVE (7283).