Rain Garden Plant Sale
Since 2006, MMSD and Agrecol Native Seed and Plant Nursery have offered a rain garden plant sale to customers within MMSD’s service area. Plants are provided at a reduced price; about a 50% discount compared to retail prices. In addition to the plant sale, MMSD offers FREE Rain Garden Design Workshops where customers can learn about rain gardens, plant selection, and plant care.
How do I order?:
To order, all you need to do is visit: Rain Garden Plant Store
Plants are sold in bundles of 4; each plant's container is 2.5" x 2.5" x 3.5 " (length x width x height/depth); one bundle of 4 plants costs $10.00 unless otherwise noted.
Unsure of what to order?:
Come to one of our rain garden workshops on Saturday, August 17th in the morning from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM or in the afternoon from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM at MMSD's Headquarters, 260 W. Seeboth St., Milwaukee. The workshop will focus on how to design and build a rain garden, how to select plants, and how your rain garden can help protect Lake Michigan. At the workshop, gardening experts will be on hand to discuss design tips and assist you with creating your rain garden. This is a FREE event, but you must register.
Sign up here:
August 17th - Morning Session Link
August 17th - Afternoon Session Link
Dates to remember:
- July 21, 2019: MMSD begins taking orders
- August 17, 2019: FREE Rain Garden Design Workshop(s)
- August 25, 2019: All orders must be submitted by close of business
- Saturday, September 14, 2019: Plant order pickup, Make sure to mark the pickup date on your calendar; there is only one pickup date
Who can order:
Any private property owner, local non-profit group, or municipality can purchase plants. Plants cannot be purchased for resale. If you are unsure of your status or have other questions, please contact us using the contact us form.