2018 Spark-Y 2nd Annual Spring Plant Sale

Enjoy a large selection of vegetables, herbs, flowers, and hand-selected Minnesota natives at Spark-Y's Spring Plant Sale. By growing your garden you are helping us to grow our mission of youth empowerment.

This event is more than just a plant sale! We invite you to join us and a community of folks to experience and learn more about sustainability through demos, tours, and special activities. Staff, interns, and special guests will be there to share, connect, and have fun.

Book your Plant Sale Urban Ag Tours below!


  • Tomatoes

  • Peppers

  • Garden Veggies

  • Herbs

  • Flowers

  • Flower Baskets

  • Native Plant Bundles for:

    • Pollination

    • Rain Garden

    • Shade


  • Mushroom log demos

  • Vermicompost demos

  • Urban Ag. Lab tours - 10am, noon, 2pm, and 4pm

Spark-Y Featured Products

  • Vermicompost

  • Compost Tea

  • SCOBYs

  • Vermi bins

  • Mushroom logs

Special thanks to our friends for their support:


May 5 Urban Ag Lab Tours

Book and reserve your spot at our Urban Agriculture Lab tours during the May 5 Plant Sale. Explore our commercial-scale indoor aquaponics systems, while learning all about our sustainable urban growing systems including vermicomposting and mushroom cultivation!

Please be sure to print your ticket and bring it with you to your tour time.  Tour times may not be changed, your tour is only good for the time listed.  Our tours begin promptly on the hour.