April 26, 2019

Kishwaukee College Spring Plant Sale on May 10

The Horticulture department at Kishwaukee College will be holding their Spring Plant Sale on May 10 from 7:30 am – 2:00 pm in the Greenhouse located on the north side of campus. The Spring Plant Sale includes annuals, perennials, vegetables, herbs, zonal geraniums and large specialty annuals. There are also pre-planted containers of various sizes, hanging baskets, and large bags of quality potting mix (2.8 cu. ft.) for sale.

Horticulture staff and students will be on site during the sale to assist patrons and answer gardening and/or planting questions. Staff and students can assist with plant selection to suit specific needs or wants.

Patrons should enter campus using the North (B) Entrance on Malta Road. Parking is limited but a loading area will be available by the Greenhouse for assistant with loading purchases. Payment can be made by check, cash, and credit (Discover, Visa, and Mastercard).

Save the date. Fall mums, asters, cold hardy perennials, fall wreaths, fall décor, and mixed containers will be available September 13 at the Kish Fall Plant Sale.

For more information about the Horticulture program at Kish, visit www.kish.edu/horticulture. For more information on the plant sale, contact Greenhouse Grounds Specialist Kim Rotella at krotella@kish.edu or 815-825-9597. 

Photo Caption: The Kishwaukee College Annual Horticulture Plant Sale will be held on Friday, May 10 from 7:30 am – 2:00 pm in the Greenhouse located on the north side of campus. Pictured: Plants for sale in the Kishwaukee College Greenhouse.