Orchard Oriole on Sambucus (Elder Berry) by George Tallman

Native Plant Sale

Beauty in Every Season

Our Native Plant Sale features more than 300 rare, unusual and favorite varieties of native wildflowers, trees, shrubs, ferns and aquatic plants for all growing conditions, including drought-tolerant. Some are introductions from the nearby Mt. Cuba Center and many species attract wildlife such as birds and butterflies.


Member Day**: Thu, May 2: 3 pm – 7 pm Become a Member »
You can also become a member at the sale.

Open to public days: Fri, May 3: 30 pm – 7 pm | Sat, May 4: 9 am – 3 pm


Delaware Nature Society’s Coverdale Farm Preserve* in Greenville, DE | Directions »
*Please note that dogs are not permitted on this property

 Payments Accepted

Major credit cards | Checks | Cash | Admission is free!


View last year’s Native Plant Sale Catalogue
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Gardening Help

Fill out Plant Finder Worksheet and bring it to the Native Plant Sale – we’ll help you choose the best plants for your situation.

Native Plants for Difficult Situations »

Learn How to Garden for Wildlife »

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**Members Day is open only to Members. Become a Member »
***During the Native Plant Sale, the nearby farm complex will not be open. Want to visit the farm animals and explore our trails? Check out our seasonal programs at the farm, Farm Market Days, and Harvest Moon Festival.