Spring plant sales coming up soon
It’s a sure sign of spring: Two plant sales are coming up soon in the Elk River area.
The sales are:
•The Friends of the Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge Plant Sale, which runs from 10 a.m.–1 p.m. Saturday, May 7. The sale features perennials and other plants. Purchases support Friends of Sherburne projects. The plant sale will be held at the refuge headquarters. The Friends Gift Shop also will be open. The refuge is located at 17076 293rd Ave., Zimmerman.
•“The Original Sherburne County” Plant Sale will be Saturday, May 14 at the Sherburne County Fairgrounds in Elk River. The sale will run from 9–11 a.m. (or when the plants are gone). The fairgrounds are located off Highway 10 and Joplin Street. For sale will be flowers, bulbs, shrubs, annuals, perennials, vegetable seedlings, herbs and garden-related items. The event is sponsored by and proceeds benefit Sherburne County 4-H Camp and the Sherburne County Master Gardeners.