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The Umstead Coalition 
Celebrating Umstead State Park since 1934!

Spring Native Plant Sale

  • 04/15/2023
  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Umstead State Park (2100 N Harrison Ave, Cary, NC 27513)



Our Spring Native Plant Sale will be on April 15 from 2-4pm. We'll be selling native perennial flowers, shrubs and trees. 

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

We'll be set up in the grassy area on the right when you drive into the parking lot at the Harrison Ave, Cary entrance to Umstead State Park. The plant list is below. Pricing will be available closer to the event. Registration is not required, but will help us know how many to expect.

Type Common name Botanical name Size
Fern Christmas fern Polystichum acrostichoides   1 gal
Fern Maidenhair fern Adiantum pedatum 1 gal
Fern Male fern Dryopteris filix-mas 1 gal
Perennial   Swamp milkweed Asclepias incarnata 4 inch  
Perennial Lance-leaf coreopsis Coreopsis lanceolata 4 inch
Perennial Swamp sunflower Helianthus angustifolius 4 inch
Perennial Prairie coneflower Ratibida columnifera 4 inch
Perennial Wild bergamot Monarda fistulosa 4 inch
Perennial White turtlehead Chelone glabra 4 inch
Perennial Wrinkleaf goldenrod   Solidago rugosa 4 inch
Perennial Wild quinine Parthenium integrifolium 4 inch
Perennial Blue-eyed grass Sisyrinchium angustifolium 4 inch
Shrub Swamp doghobble Eubotrys racemosus 1 gal
Shrub Inkberry Ilex glabra 1 gal
Shrub Beautyberry Callicarpa americana 1 gal
Shrub Buttonbush Cephalanthus occidentalis 1 gal
Shrub American hazelnut Corylus americana 1 gal
Shrub Possumhaw Ilex decidua 1 gal
Shrub Spice bush Lindera benzoin 1 gal
Shrub Fetterbush Lyonia lucida 1 gal
Shrub Ninebark Physocarpus opulifolius 1 gal
Shrub Black cherry Prunus serotina 1 gal
Shrub Arrow wood Viburnum dentatum 1 gal
Shrub Highbush blueberry Vaccinium corymbosum 1 gal
Shrub Elderberry Sambucus canadensis 1 gal
Shrub Dwarf azalea Rhododendron atlanticum 1 gal
Shrub Virginia sweetspire Itea virginica 1 gal
Shrub Sweet pepperbush Clethra alnifolia 1 gal
Tree Pawpaw Asimina triloba 1 gal
Tree Yaupon holly Ilex vomitoria 1 gal
Tree Chinquapin Castanea pumila 1 gal

*Registration is not required but will help us know how many people to expect.

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.