You’ve made plans for a butterfly/pollinator friendly garden, the plant list is complete and now you’re on the hunt for where to buy native plants.

There are several native plant sales coming up this spring, some with pre-order options.  If the plant sales don’t offer everything you need, there are native plant nurseries in the area that might be able to fill your wish list.

PLANT SALES

April 25, 2016 Last day to order plants, pick up May 18, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm                         Kane-Dupage Soil and Water Conservation District  http://www.kanedupageswcd.org/sales.htm

April 30, 2016 8:30 am – noon City of Wheaton, Wheaton Environmental Improvement Commission and Wheaton Park District Native Plant Sale  http://wheatonparkdistrict.com/events/native-plant-sale/

May 1, 2016 – 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Schaumburg Community Garden Club  http://schaumburggardenclub.org/plantsales/native-plant-sale/

May 6, 2016 11:00 am – 7:00 pm, May 7 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Mayslake Peabody Estate         Forest Preserve District of DuPage County  http://www.dupageforest.org/nativeplantsale/

NATIVE PLANT NURSERIES

A list of native plant growers, nurseries and outlets is available on the Wild Ones Greater Dupage Chapter website at  http://dupage.wildones.org/native-plant-nurseries/

 

 

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