Welcome to the Mason-Lake Conservation District Spring Sale!
The Store is arranged by category.  Once you click on a category, you can click on the item name to learn more about that item.
Items are for pick-up only.  Final date to order: Wednesday, March 1, 2023.  Pickup dates are April 28 & 29, 2023.

If you have questions about our products, please email mason-lake@macd.org or call 231-757-3707 ext. 5 for more information.

New Jersey Tea

Common price: $25.00 Our price: $25.00 each

No stock

Cost: $25 per 10 tree bundle
Size: 12-18"
Age: 1-0
Habitat: Full sun/Dry

New Jesey Tea (Ceanothus americanus L.)

Type:  Deciduous shrub

Range:  Found throughout North America

Typical Mature Height:  New Jersey-tea is a low, upright, deciduous shrub that grows to only 3 ft. tall.

Light requirements:  Sun , Part Shade

Soils:  Well-drained, mesic sand, loam, or limey soils. Sandy, Sandy Loam, Medium Loam, Limestone-based

Habitat:  Open, deciduous woods; woodland edges; oak savannas; mesic or dry prairies; roadsides

Wildlife:  Butterflies use flowers. Turkeys and quail consume seeds.

Uses:  The dried leaves of this nitrogen-fixing shrub make an excellent tea that was very popular during the Revolutionary War period.  mall white flowers occur in 2 in., branch-tip clusters. A low shrub with tiny white flowers in oval clusters rising from the leaf axils on the new shoots. The base is woody, while the upper portion of the plant is made up of herbaceous, spreading branches

Pick-Up Information - Ludington

Mason County Fairgrounds - Community Building
5302 W. US-10, Ludington, MI  49431

Friday, April 28, 2023 - 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 29, 2023 - 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Pick-Up Information - Baldwin

Fully Paid Orders Only
Pavillion behind Jones' Ice Cream
Saturday, April 29, 2023
10:00 a.m. to Noon