Back in April I wrote an article on Chicago Plant Sales for the Chicago Tribune. If you haven't read it, and are new to gardening and shopping at plant sales check it out. If you're a group or community garden that is looking to publicize a plant sale this spring or summer check out the article too. To the right of the title is a link so you can upload details of your Chicagoland plant sale to be included in the Metromix listing of plant sales.
The Hyde Park Garden Fair, which is I wrote about for the article, starts tomorrow (Friday),and the Kilbourn Park Organic Greenhouse sale is on Sunday. If you're looking to start a garden for the first time, or you're an experienced gardener, I recommend buying your plants from community gardens and gardening organizations in Chicago.
If you miss these two sales you can find a listing of plant sales by clicking the link below and to the left of the picture in the article linked above. Click on the picture of the woman crouching and looking at the potted plants. It should take to the