PARIS — Oxford County Soil & Water Conservation District will have a sale on native plants and trees this spring.

This year’s list includes many choices of flowering perennials, vines, groundcovers, edible plants, shrubs and trees. There is a large selection of plants to help with erosion control, pollination and native wildlife support.

The native plant order form is available by contacting OCSWCD at 207-744-3119, email [email protected] or download the order form on the website. All orders must be received by Saturday, April 28, and pick-up day will be Saturday, May 5, at the Hooker Family Farm open house, 195 Pleasant St., Oxford.

For more information about gardening with native plants, go to wildflower.org/learn/guide-native-plant-gardening or the University of Maine Cooperative Extension UMCE Bulletin No. 2500, “Gardening to Conserve Maine’s Native Landscape.”

Bunchberry (cornus candensis)


Only subscribers are eligible to post comments. Please subscribe or to participate in the conversation. Here’s why.

Use the form below to reset your password. When you've submitted your account email, we will send an email with a reset code.