Dig out your gardening tools –
it’s spring! And the Southwestern Illinois College Horticulture program is
selling the flowers and plants grown by students over the winter.
You can get your green thumbs
(and fingers) on these plants at the annual Plant Sale April 21-23 from 8 a.m.
to 5 p.m. at the SWIC Belleville Campus, 2500 Carlyle Ave. The sale will be
held in the greenhouse, located on the southeast corner of campus behind the
The SWIC Horticulture program is
selling reasonably priced tropical, perennial, and annual flowers, herbs and a
few water flowers and plants.
“Horticulture students play a
major role in growing and nurturing these plants throughout the semester,” said
SWIC Horticulture Program Coordinator Kurt Range. “They get to see their hard
work pay off by selling these beautiful, hardy plants.”
Only cash and check payments
will be accepted. Proceeds benefit the Horticulture program.
For more information, contact
Range at 618-235-2700, ext. 5135.