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.

Native Plant Sale Catalogue 2019
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Hours, Location & Payment Options

Member Day*: Thu, May 2: 1 pm – 7 pm | Become a Member »
Members only. You can also become a Member at the sale.

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

Payments Accepted: Admission is FREE! To purchase plants, use major credit cards, checks, or cash.

Held at Delaware Nature Society’s Coverdale Farm Preserve** in Greenville, DE | Directions »

Please note that dogs are not permitted on this property. The nearby farm complex will not be open during sale. 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


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Thanks to our sponsors

Artesian Water Company logo
Chanticleer - A Pleasure Garden logo
Delaware Center for Horticulture DCH Wilmington logo
Gateway Garden Center Hockessin logo
Harvest Market Hockessin logo
Janssens Market Greenville logo
Red Tail Restoration logo
Wild Birds Unlimited Hockessin logo