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Plant sale will be May 15

Don't miss the Dakota County Master Gardener plant sale from 9 a.m. Saturday, May 15, at the University of Minnesota Outreach, Research and Education Park (UMore), 1605 W. 160th Street, in Rosemount.

This year's sale will feature native grasses, time-tested favorites such as daylilies, hostas and coneflowers, herbs and unique varieties, grown primarily in the gardens of Dakota County Master Gardeners. Browse hundreds of plants that can be placed in native gardens, English cottage gardens, woodland gardens, rain gardens and more. Gardeners can also plan ahead by reviewing the list of plants for sale, at www.mggarden. under "events and classes. Also, check out the new Dakota County Master Gardener blog at Watch for a list of plants that will be available for sale on May 15.

Planting and care instructions will accompany each purchase, and Master Gardeners will be available to answer questions and provide garden advice. Purchases may be made with cash or check. Arrive early for the best selection, as plants sell out quickly and the sale will begin promptly. For even faster check out, consider bringing a cart or wagon.

The Dakota County Master Gardener Program is a community outreach program of the University of Minnesota Extension.