The Umstead Coalition 
Celebrating Umstead State Park since 1934!

Pop-up Native Plant Sale

  • 10/23/2021
  • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • William B. Umstead State Park (2100 N Harrison Ave, Cary, NC 27513)

We're hosting another Native Plant Sale on Oct 23! We were thrilled with the response at our Plant Sale on October 8th, but we sold out of several plants right away.

We've gathered the most popular plants people were asking for and added much more inventory. If you missed out on Pawpaw trees, Persimmon and Spicebush  or any of the plants listed below  come see us on  Oct 23 from 10am-12pm!

Type Name Botanical Name Size
Tree Pawpaw Asimina triloba 1 gal 
Tree Fringe tree Chionanthus virginicus 1 gal
Shrub Persimmon Diospyros virginiana 1 gal
Shrub Highbush blueberry Vaccinium corymbosum   1 gal
Shrub Spicebush Lindera benzoin 1 gal
Shrub Virginia sweetspire Itea virginica 1 gal
Shrub Sweet pepperbush Clethra alnifolia 1 gal
Flower   Marsh rattlesnakemaster   Eryngium aquaticum 4"
Flower Spiked wild indigo Baptisia albescens 4"
Flower Prairie coneflower Ratibida columnifera 4"
Flower Cardinal flower Lobelia cardinalis 4"
Flower Blue lobelia Lobelia elongata 4"

The Umstead Coalition

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


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