Since 1985 the Vagary has grown quality perennials, native plants, and herbs for sale in the Minneapolis/St. Paul Twin Cities area. In the past we have sold plants at the St. Paul Farmers' Market and at sales at our home several times each year. 2012 was our last year of sales at the St. Paul Farmers' Market. 2015 marked the last year of retail sales at our home.
We are also narrowing the range of plants offered with a focus on perennial native plants that serve as food and habitat sources for pollinators such as butterflies, bees, hummingbirds, and especially Monarch butterflies. The number of species we offer has been reduced from over 150 to about 70, with emphasis on Asclepias (milkweeds) and Liatris (blazingstars). Our plant list has been updated to reflect this. We no longer sell herbs or non-native perennials.
Here is a link to our information sheet on Minnesota Milkweeds for Monarchs.
We are planning to be at the following sales events in 2016.
|Burnsville Native Plant Market||Saturday, May 21st||9am - 1pm|
|Landscape Revival: Native Plant Expo and Market||Saturday, June 4th||9am - 3pm|
|Minneapolis Monarch Festival||Saturday, September 10th||10am - 4pm|
More information will be available for each of these events as they draw near.
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