Get in orders by May 6 for Spring Sustainability Sale

Submitted by Land Conservancy of McHenry County

The Land Conservancy of McHenry County is accepting order for its Spring Sustainability Sale through May 6. Order at

All plants are provided by local partner Red Buffalo Nursery in Richmond, Illinois, and trees and shrubs are provided by Majestic Oaks Nursery in Spring Grove.

Plants are split into three categories with individual species chosen by our experts to encourage bloom throughout the season, as well as maximized benefits for local pollinators.

Plant order pickup will be May 10 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and May 11 from 9 to 11 a.m. at the TLC Office in the Hennen Conservation Area, 4622 Dean St. in Woodstock. Prices are based on a minimum order of 3 plugs per species

Members of The Land Conservancy of McHenry County receive 10 percent off their order! Enter "MEMBER "in the coupon code box at checkout (be sure to hit "enter" after typing in your code, or discount will not be applied). Not sure if you're a member? Call (815) 337-9502.

Many landscape design experts suggest planting in groups of 3, 5 or 7, with one foot spacing between plants. Water new plants for the first few weeks, and possibly longer if it is very dry.

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Need help picking specific plants or advice on native gardening?

Sign up for a Conservation@Home visit and they can help pick plants for your specific needs! Call Sarah Michehl at 815-337-9502 or email

The Land Conservancy of McHenry County's mission is to preserve natural, agricultural and scenic land forever, in and around McHenry County, by working with private landowners, communities and other like-minded partners.

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