The Umstead Coalition 
Celebrating Umstead State Park since 1934!

Spring Plant Sale - Day 2 (April 21 and 22, 3-7pm)

  • 04/22/2021
  • 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • 2100 N. Harrison Ave. Cary, NC 27513

Photo: Steve RogersCelebrate Earth Day with the Umstead Coalition! We hope you can join us for our annual Spring plant sale on April 21 & 22 from 3pm-7pm.

We're excited to have expanded quantities and selections of flowers, shrubs and trees this year.

Just added! Special treat to close the event on Thursday from 6-7pm:

Saint Francis Brass Quintet

Prices

2" pot ($5); 4" pot ($9); 1 gal ($15)

Location

Cary entrance to Umstead State Park in the Reedy Creek lot: 2100 N. Harrison Ave, Cary, NC 27513

Available Plants & Sizes

Type

Common name

Botanical name

Size

Fern

Christmas fern

Polystichum acrostichoides

1 gal

Flower

Bitterweed

Helenium autumnale

4"

Flower

Blazing star

Liatris spicata

4"

Flower

Boneset

Eupatorium perfoliatum

4"

Flower

Catnip

Nepeta

4"

Flower

Day lily

Hemerocallis

4"

Flower

Hellebore

Helleborus orientalis

4"

Flower

Lance-leaf coreopsis

Coreopsis lanceolata

4"

Flower

New England aster

Symphyotrichum novae-angliae  

1 gal  

Flower     

Obedient plant

Physostegia virginiana

4"

Flower

Prairie coneflower

Ratibida columnifera

4"

Flower   

Plymouth rose-gentian    

Sabatia kennedyana

4"

Flower

Solomon's seal

Polygonatum biflorum

4"

Shrub

Arrowwood

Viburnum dentatum

1 gal    

Shrub

Buttonbush

Cephalanthus occidentalis

1 gal

Shrub

Red chokeberry

Aronia arbutifolia

1 gal

Shrub

Spicebush

Lindera benzoin

1 gal

Shrub

Sweet pepperbush

Clethra alnifolia

1 gal

Shrub

Sweetshrub

Calycanthus floridus

1 gal

Shrub

Virginia sweetspire

Itea virginica

1 gal

Tree

American Beech

Fagus grandifolia

1 gal

Tree

Black cherry

Prunus serotina

1 gal

Tree

Black haw

Viburnum prunifolium

1 gal

Tree

Eastern redbud

Cercis canadensis

1 gal

Tree

Fringe tree

Chionanthus virginicus

1 gal

Tree

Pawpaw

Asimina triloba

1 gal

Tree

Sassafras

Sassafras albidum

1 gal

Tree

Downy serviceberry

Amelanchier aroborea

1 gal

Tree

Shumard oak

Quercus shumardii

1 gal

Fern (1 gal): Christmas fern

Flowers (4" pot): Bitterweed, Blazing star, Boneset, Catnip, Day lily, Hellebore (peach, white, yellow or double red), Lance-leaf coreopsis, Prairie coneflower, Plymouth rose-gentian, Solomon's seal

Flowers (2" pot): Obedient plant, Catnip

Flowers (1 gal): Day lilies, New England aster

Shrubs (1 gal): Arrowwood, Buttonbush, Red chokeberry, Spicebush, Sweetshrub, Sweet pepperbush, Virginia sweetspire

Tree (1 gal): American beech, Black haw, Black cherry, Downy Serviceberry, Eastern redbud, Fringe tree, Sassafras, Shumard oak

100% of all proceeds go to support William B. Umstead State Park


The Umstead Coalition

We are dedicated to preserving the natural integrity of William B. Umstead State Park and the Richland Creek Corridor.

WHO WE ARE

The Umstead Coalition is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.