These are the plants you’ve been dreaming about during the winter. Beautiful perennials and annuals are waiting for you at Roots and Branches Plant Sale Friday, May 17, 12:00 noon to 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, May 18, 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the corner of Main & Vine (across from the Police Station.) Plants are locally grown, winter hardy perennials which are selling for $6 a pot or 5 or more $5.00. They’re ready to flourish in your garden today. We also have healthy, hardy and locally grown annuals. All flats of annuals are $15, the best price in town.
Some of the new plants offered this year are: North Hills Creeping Phlox Montezuma Oriental Lily, Pixie Princess Dwarf Iris, Maggie Daley (purple) Astilbe, Sterling Silver Brunnera, Raspberry Splash Lungwort and more.
The plant sale is the major fund raiser for Roots and Branches that provides support for all of the other programs throughout the year, such as seminars, free and open to the public, Arbor Day program in the schools, “Gardens of West Bend” tour in July, Mayor’s Beautification Awards, Cleanup Greenup city-wide spring clean up and much more. The funds from the sale also help provide plants and flowers downtown and throughout the city in adopt-a-plot gardens.