Backyards for Nature Fair at Spring Valley

Backyards for Nature Fair & Native Plant Sale

May 4, 2014 · 10AM to 2PM · Spring Valley Nature Center

Transform your yard into a natural oasis.

A large variety of native shrubs, wildflowers and grasses suitable for home landscape will be for sale throughout the day at Spring Valley. Garden experts will provide information on how and where to use various native plants, home composting, rain gardens and more. Kids’ gardening activities, birdhouse building and free wildflower seedlings will be available.

Pre-ordering of plants is advised to get the widest selection. Pre-orders must be received by April 18. Quantities and varieties cannot be guaranteed for orders received after this date. Order pick-up is May 3.

For information on the Schaumburg Community Garden Club, please visit www.schaumburggardenclub.org or call 847/985-2100.

Pre-Order Form 2014

Admission is free.

For more information, call 847/985-2100.

Spring Valley Nature Club Herb & Vegetable Sale

The Spring Valley Nature Club is once again sponsoring an Heirloom Herb and Vegetable Sale. Due to popular demand, the Nature Club has sought out unusual, delicious and hard to find plant varieties. Finds include 17 varieties of tomatoes chosen for unique features and robust flavors, 24 hard to find herb species that add beauty, flavor and interest to gardens and patios, and 18 varieties of vegetables. All plants are mature and ready for planting in garden and patio containers.

Pre-ordering is recommended. Pre-order deadline is April 15.

Order form and listings of plants are available at http://www.springvalleynatureclub.org/. Order forms may also be picked up or requested at the Nature Center, 1111 E. Schaumburg Road.

Plant pick-up is at the Backyards for Nature Fair.

For more information, email springvalleynatureclub@gmail.com or call 847/985-2100.

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