Native Plant Sales!

Fall is the perfect time to plant.

We now have Michigan native shrubs too—beautiful & resilient!
Order below and pick up at the Rochester Farmers Market 9/18 & 9/25

FREE MILKWEED WITH EACH PURCHASE

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Shop Here For michigan native plants, shrubs & garden kits

  • Cardinal Flower
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  • Beardtongue–Fox Glove
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  • Butterfly Milkweed
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    $3.50
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  • New England Aster
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  • Bee Balm (Wild Bergamot)
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  • Northern Blazing Star
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  • Rose/Swamp Milkweed
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    $3.00
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  • False Sunflower
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  • Columbine
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ORDER ONLINE TODAY FOR PICK-UP AT THE DOWNTOWN ROCHESTER'S FARMER'S MARKET SEPTEMBER 18 & 25

Plants 'Grow Back Better' when you plant them in the fall. The roots get stronger as they over winter and they emerge sooner in the spring.

We’ve made ordering simple with 3 easy steps. Whether you are a beginner or master gardener we have plants and shrubs to choose from that are based upon soil type, sunlight and moisture needs. You can order online or come and shop at the Farmer's Market where we will have the plants to purchase onsite.

Step 1: IF YOU PURCHASE ONLINE HERE
Pick-up your order on September 18 or 25th between 8:00am and 1:00pm.

Step 2: EASY PICK-UP
All orders will be packaged and labeled with your name and available for you to grab and go!

Step 3: START YOUR GARDEN
Happy gardening! Thank you for helping to save our local pollinators.

ABOUT OUR PLANTS
We buy from Wildtype Nursery who specialize in growing plants native to Michigan from Michigan genotypes—we are also registered with the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.

If you have any questions, please email us at pollinators@trentcretive.com.

All proceeds are given back to the Butterfly Pledge.
#lovelocal #savethepollinators #downtownrochester #svaaethemonarchbutterfly

Monarch butterfly drinking nector from a milkweed flower

The Ecological Problem

Butterflies and other pollinators have experienced significant declines across the globe. The Monarch butterfly population alone has decreased up to 75-90% in the last two decades.

Learn about the Monarch

You Can Help! It's Easy!

The most effective way you can help is by planting a pollinator-friendly garden with milkweed for the Monarchs to lay their eggs. There are many native plants that are also great for other butterflies, bees, humming birds, and pollinators.

How to Help

Benefits of Native Plants

Micihgan native plants are healthy for the pollinators and are healthy for you. Suburban lawns on average have 10 times more chemical pesticides than farms. Native plants are better adapted to our climate:
• Eliminate the need for toxic
• Provides a safe environment for our wildlife and families
• Low maintenance,
• Take less water,
• And feeds the birds too!

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Our Mission

Location

Pick-Up Instructions

After purchasing your order you will receive a confirmation email, please reply so we can send you directions and a map to the pick-up location. Your order will be available at the Downtown Rochester Farmers' Market, Saturday, June 5th and 12th in a grab and go format.

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