Monthly Archives: March 2019

Part 2: What should you buy at the Macomb County tree and plant sale?

In this edition of ‘What should you buy at the Macomb County tree and plant sale,’ we focus on the Eastern Redbud (cercis canadensis)! As a refresher, Macomb County’s tree and plant sale is an annual event held by Green … Continue reading

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Spring has sprung: Resources for planning all types of outdoor fun

Today marks the first day of spring, and we could not be happier! Winter has been…..well, winter. And while there’s still a chance of flurries and cold temps in the forecast, we’ve got our rose-colored glasses on and are planning … Continue reading

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A buyer’s perspective part 2: Why you should purchase plants from the Macomb plant sale

The official start to spring is just around the corner! Which means it’s time to start planning for your yard and/or gardens and to consider Macomb County’s tree and plant sale. In partnership with the City of Sterling Heights, Green … Continue reading

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Metro Detroit celebrates Pi Day with specials, activities

Tomorrow is the official celebration of Pi Day, a holiday centered on the numerical figure 3.14. To mark the occasion, restaurants across Metro Detroit are offering specials and promotions tied to the number. The Detroit Free Press recently listed several: … Continue reading

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What should you buy at the Macomb County tree and plant sale?

Let’s get right to it. We posed the question in the title: What should you buy at the Macomb County tree and plant sale? And this week, we recommend the butterfly bush (Buddleia davidii)! As a refresher, Macomb County’s tree … Continue reading

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How to keep your children active and engaged during summer vacation

It’s hard to start thinking about summer plans for your children when there’s still snow on the ground; but alas, now is the time to begin registering your kids for camp! Whether they love science, the performing arts or sports, … Continue reading

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A buyer’s perspective: Why you should purchase plants from the Macomb tree and plant sale

It’s official. We’ve flipped the calendar from February to March and we’re now one step closer to spring! Which means it’s time to start planning for your yard and/or gardens and to consider Macomb County’s tree and plant sale. In … Continue reading

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