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University of Illinois Extension serving DeWitt, Macon and Piatt Counties

Main Office (Macon County)
3351 N. President Howard Brown Blvd.
Decatur, IL 62521
Phone: 217-877-6042
FAX: 217-877-4564
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Branch Office (DeWitt County)
8425 Katie Road
Clinton, IL 61727
Phone: 217-935-5764
FAX: 217-935-8932
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Branch Office (Piatt County)
210 South Market Street
Monticello, IL 61856
Phone: 217-762-2191
FAX: 217-762-2703
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

News Release

Master Gardener Plant Sale Community Source for Spring

Do you need annuals, native plants, perennials, vegetable plants or herbs for your garden, flowerbeds or flowerpots? If so, join us at the 2017 Master Gardener Plant Sale on Saturday, May 6. Choose from a wide variety of plants for your yard or garden from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Macon County Fairgrounds located at 3700 N. Westlawn Ave., Decatur.

The Macon County Master Gardener Plant Sale has something for every gardener and any space. Offerings for the day include a large collection of annuals, Master Gardener shared perennials, flowers, hundreds of hosta varieties, vegetable plants, heirloom tomato plants and a diverse selection of herbs from basil to lavender. The Glacier’s Edge Master Naturalists will also be selling native species of plants.

Shop early for the best selection of plants and great deals. Breakfast items and drinks will be also available for purchase. For your convenience, we will accept cash or checks as payment. Please note, we cannot take credit card payments.
Don’t miss out on this annual event which helps support community projects and scholarships for Master Gardener training through University of Illinois Extension. For more information, please contact Brittani Garner at the Macon County Extension Office at 217.877.6042 or

The Master Gardeners are trained by the University of Illinois Extension. Master Gardeners volunteer their time and expertise by sharing their horticulture skills with the community through garden projects and educational outreach. To learn more about the Master Gardener program, visit or like our Facebook page.

University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. If you need reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, please call 217.877.6042.

Local Contact: Brittani Garner, Program Coordinator, Master Gardeners,