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Spring plant sale this week at Pinckneyville High School

  • Autumn Mohr takes the sprinkler hose to water plants in horticulture class, taught by Ag teacher Mr. McAlister (background).

    Autumn Mohr takes the sprinkler hose to water plants in horticulture class, taught by Ag teacher Mr. McAlister (background).
    Daniel Herbst photo

  • Blaine Shubert and Jacob Crews start water plants as other PCHS horticulture students fill watering cans to take care of pants in the greenhouse.

    Blaine Shubert and Jacob Crews start water plants as other PCHS horticulture students fill watering cans to take care of pants in the greenhouse.
    Daniel Herbst photo

 
By Daniel Herbst
Contributing photojournalist
updated: 4/17/2018 3:02 PM

PINCKNEYVILLE - Pinckneyville High School agriculture teacher Austin McAlister has announced that the Greenhouse Plant Sale started Monday of this week and continues through Friday. Sale hours are from 4-7 p.m. until all plants are sold.

Horticulture students have worked throughout the semester, McAlister said, to prepare plants to go from greenhouse to garden.

Available for purchase are: geraniums, 6-inch pot, $4; citronella, 6-inch pot, $5; beef steak and Big Boy tomatoes, 6-inch pot, $4 or six packs for $3. The club will also sell impatiens, begonias and petunias.