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3260 Eagle Park Drive NE  Grand Rapids MI   49525  616-942-4111 x100   administrator@kentconservation.org

The mission of the Kent County Conservation District is to protect and enhance the natural resources of Kent County. 

OFFICE HOURS:   Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.   Closed on Federal Holidays


Your patience during our recent website work is appreciated;  we plan to keep this page up-to-date during our Spring 2014 Plant Sales. Please view in compatibility view.

PICKUP DATE IS APRIL 19  from 8am to 1pm.  Come early for Browse N Buy extras! 

Next up is the NATIVE PLANT SALE..

Now, the herbaceous layer!  We also have native flowers, grasses and ferns to round out your projects, and make your landscape sing with color.  Our native Michigan flowers are beautiful blooms for bees, bugs, butterflies, and yourself.  The order form is available here, and if you want to learn more about the species, consider coming to the Gardening with Natives – for Pollinators workshop with our grower, Vern Stephens, presenting.  Vern is a great resource and is happy to answer your questions.  His presentations are colorful and informative, join us on May 21 from 6-8pm at our offices at 3260 Eagle Park Dr. 

Please RSVP for this workshop to reserve your seat by calling 616.942.4111 x 4 or emailing administrator@kentconservation.org.  There is a nominal $5 workshop fee, payable at the door.  The office will be busy preparing for our sales, so please leave a message with your contact info and number of people attending if you are unable to reach us personally.  Thank you for everyone’s support, it is exciting to see this important gardening trend grow and grow!   

NATIVE PLANT WORKSHOP

NATIVE PLANT ORDER FORM


Below is info from the Tree and Shrub Sale for your information:

SPRING 2014 TREE CATALOG and newsletter

SPECIES DESCRIPTION

DISTRICT STAFF DIRECTORY

NRCS FIELD OFFICE STAFF

  • District Conservationist, Matt Soehnel
  • Katie Droscha, Soil Conservationist
  • Aaron Wohlfeil, Engineer






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