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Mills Elementary students have what your mother loves for Mother's Day

(Mills, Wyo.) - Did you know Mother's Day is this Sunday! Don't forget to treat your mother with some love this weekend and the fourth and fifth graders at Mills Elementary have just what your mother ordered. ​Students at the Mills Greenhouse today said that they have a variety of seventy different plants and flowers available to the community including but not limited to: - Tomato plants - Sunflowers - Aloe Vera plants (kids' favorite) - Marigolds - Herbs - Spinach - Decorative flowers - More "We are open all day Friday, from 7:30 am-4:30 pm, just look for the yellow sign that says, 'Thank you for coming'," commented firth grade student Tyler Kessel who has been working in the greenhouse for the last three years. ​Another greenhouse grown fifth grader, Aurora Hanson added, "We very rarely use pesticides and most of our products are grown organically. We have been working on these plants all school year to have them ready for our Spring Mother's Day Sale.We are the only NCSD school that is selling and producing greenhouse grown products, and we have hand grown all of these plants!" ​​The variety of plants and flowers are all naturally grown and Mills Elementary instructor, Jennifer Leinbach reported that all of the plants are comparably priced to local flower shops. ​"There are lots of kids involved in the plant sale, and they will all be busy working on Friday,"said Leinbach. Mills student, Kessel concluded, "You know it's going to be a good sale and all of the funds are going back into our greenhouse and our school; back to a good cause and to our education." To learn more about the Greg and Red Clark Family Greenhouse Mother's Day Sale, contact Mills Elementary at (307) 253-3700. #oilcity #news