County agency has trees for sale

The Clermont Soil & Water Conservation District has trees and flowers for sale through April 10.

John McManus, SWCD administrator, said the annual conservation plant sale is offering a variety of flowering and non-flowering trees and plants at prices from $3 to $15. Trees are 18″ to 24″ bare-root seedlings, and plants are in 3″ pots.

For example, eastern redbud trees are $11 per packet of three seedlings, and Eastern white pines are $15 per packet of eight. Butterfly weed or purple cornflower are $3 per 3″ pot.

The SWCD is taking prepaid order online through April 10 for pickup on the morning of April 29 at the Clermont County Fairgrounds.

The SWCD online store is at http://store.ClermontSWCD.org. Photos of trees and plants and ordering information are on the website.