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Madison Plant Sales

Spring is finally here and its time to get planting! If you are selling a home, a beautiful garden can add curb appeal. If you’re staying put, a garden can add to your home’s value, the sustainability of your property, and your happiness.

Homestead Title takes pride in being green and sustainable. Every year we provide a list of local garden sales in the Madison area. Enjoy!





May 4, 9am-1pm Alliant Energy Center Compost Bin Sale: bins are $45 each
May 5, 12pm-2pm Olbrich Gardens Dahlia Tuber Sale: sponsored by the Badger State Dahlia Society
May 10-11, 9am-3pm Olbrich Gardens Plant Sale with the Pros: Olbrich Gardens annual fundraiser.
May 10 -11, 8am-4pm West Side Garden Club: 3518 Nakoma Rd. West Side Garden Club annual plant sale.
May 10-12, 8am-3pm 5586 Cheryl Dr., Fitchburg Fitchburg Plant Sale
May 11, 9am-2pm UW Arboretum Visitor Center Native Plant Sale
May 11, 9am-1pm 1008 Shorewood Blvd, Shorewood Hills, WI Shorewood Hills Garden Club Plant and Mulch Sale
May 11, 9am-2pm Waterman Park, downtown Oregon Oregon Garden Club Plant Sale
May 11, 8:30am-1pm 7437 Terrace Ave., Middleton Sunset Garden Club Plant Sale
May 11, 8:30am-11am Mt. Horeb Fire Station, 120 S. First St., Mt. Horeb Mound Vue Garden Club Plant Sale
May 16-18, 9am-5pm Habitat ReStore, 208 Cottage Grove Rd. Habitat for Humanity of Dane County Plant Sale
May 18, 9am-12pm West Madison Agricultural Research Station, 8502 Mineral Point Rd. Wisconsin Hardy Perennial Society plant sale.
May 18, 9am-11am Spring Harbor School Indian Hills Garden Club plant sale
May 19, 12pm-3pm 1 Fen Oak Ct., Madison (east side UW-Extension) Master Gardener Plan Sale, Dane County UW-Extension Office
June 2, 10am-2pm Olbrich Gardens Wisconsin Hosta Society, hosta sale

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Sustainable Showcase

Tickets on sale now!!! Visit any Home Savings Bank location to purchase your $10 ticket.
Tickets will also be available at all tour sites on tour date.

Join us for the first Sustainable Showcase, presented by MGE and organized by the Madison Area Builders Association (MABA), the Wisconsin Mortgage Bankers Association – Madison Chapter (WMBA), the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI), and the REALTORS®  Association of South Central Wisconsin (RASCW).

This one day Open House event across the Madison area will open up for tour Greenbuilt Certified homes and renovations as well as projects that have participated in Home Performance with Energy Star. The proceeds of the event will benefit Habitat for Humanity of Dane County.

The showcase will contain a mix of new, remodeled and existing homes that were built with the Green Built Home certification. Properties will highlight many different “green” principles and products including renewable energy, energy efficient construction, water conservation and more throughout the Dane County area.
Saturday, October 23rd, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. with an after-tour party at Habitat ReStore located at 208 Cottage Grove Road, Madison. Please join us for food, music and informational booths featuring MGE, Focus on Energy, Window Design Center and more! 

The Tour will be taking place on



Show Case Sites

Tickets Available At Any Site

Habitat for Humanity of Dane County: 822 N Fair Oaks Ave, Madison                                         

TDS Custom Construction, Inc.: 516 Wingra Street, Madison

JG Development, Inc.: 2818 Sunflower Drive, Fitchburg

Associated Housewrights, LLC: 911 Western Road, Madison                                                                

Trinity Environmental, LLC: 9407 Ancient Oak Lane, Verona                                                                  

Madison Area Community Land Trust, and Operation Fresh Start, Inc.: 709 Gannon Ave, Madison

Healthy Homes: 1709 Ben Franklin Street, Verona  

Design Shelters, LLC: 5706 Lake Mendota Drive, Madison

Schiel & Associates, Inc.: Capitol Heights Neighborhood, Fitchburg

Veridian Homes, LLC: 1199 Catherdral Point Drive, Verona 

The Bruce Company of Wisconsin, Inc.: 207 Falles Court, Madison  

Full Spectrum Solar:  1209 Spaight Street, Madison

MODA Earth Walls: 922 Jenifer Street, Madison

Barnett Architecture, LLC: 731 Williamson Street, Madison

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