Who's ready to start digging in the dirt? I can't wait to start planting flowers and vegetables. If you're like me, here's a list of plant sales happening in the QC's this weekend.

This sale is one of my favorites:

Big Brothers, Big Sisters, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, May 4-Saturday, May 12, Northwest Bank Tower, Welcome Way and Kimberly Road, Davenport. Full flats of annuals, hanging baskets and more.

Here are a few plant sales that benefit our furry friends.

Quad-Cities Animal Recovery Team, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 5, at 2802 W. Central Park Ave., Davenport, (the Humane Society of Scott County) and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, May 6, at 3319 Avenue of the Cities, Moline, (Ace Coins).

Rescued, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, May 4, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 5, at the store location, 2105 16th St. Moline. Begonias, geraniums, herbs, tomatoes, hostas and houseplants.

Rescued is a nonprofit organization helping people pay vet bills. For more information, contact Erin Granet at 309-235-0829 during store hours, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Proceeds from this sale benefit people with disabilities so they may live independently.

Skyline Center, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, May 3-5, at Earthy Treasures Greenhouse, 2600 N. 4th St., Clinton.

For a complete list of all the plant sales happening in and around the Quad Cities, take a look at this QC Times article.

Have fun planting!