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Part 3: What should you buy at the Macomb County tree and plant sale?

Great news! The online pre-order period for the Macomb County tree and plant sale has been extended through Thursday, April 11! So if you didn’t have time to get your order in, now’s your chance! And as we’ve done the … Continue reading

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How you can help prevent invasive species in the Great Lakes

We’ve all read news articles about various invasive species that have entered the Great Lakes ecosystem – but do many of us know how to prevent their spread? According to representatives from the Lake St. Clair Cooperative Invasive Species Management … Continue reading

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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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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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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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