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The Umstead Coalition 
Celebrating Umstead State Park since 1934!

Fall Native Plant Sale

  • 09/23/2023
  • 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Umstead State Park (2100 N Harrison Ave, Cary, NC 27513)


Registration is closed

The event is happening rain or shine!

Our Fall Native Plant Sale will be on September 23 from 12pm-3pm. We'll be selling locally-grown, native ferns, grasses, flowers, shrubs and trees.

New for this event — Umstead Coalition Members (with current membership or donations over $15 from October 1, 2022) will get early access from 11am-noon. 

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

Location: 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 (2100 N Harrison Ave, Cary, NC 27513).

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


  • 4 inch: $10
  • 1 gal (except for Pawpaw and Dwarf azalea): $20
  • 1 gal Pawpaw and Dwarf azalea: $25
  • Seeds: $1
  • Bat House $75
Common name Botanical name Size
Serviceberry Amelanchier canadensis 1 gal
Pawpaw Asimina triloba 1 gal
Sweet shrub Calycanthus floridus 1 gal
New jesey tea Ceanothus americanus 1 gal
Winterberry Ilex verticillata 1 gal
American holly Ilex opaca 1 gal
Spice bush Lindera benzoin 1 gal
Red mulberry Morus rubra 1 gal
Dwarf azalea Rhododendron atlanticum 1 gal
Coralberry Symphoricarpos orbiculatus 1 gal
Highbush blueberry Vaccinium corymbosum 1 gal
Spiked wild indigo Baptisia albescens 4"
Marsh rattlesnake master  Eryngium aquaticum 4"
Rose mallow Hibiscus moscheutos 4"
Blazing star Liatris spicata 4"
Cardinal flower Lobelia cardinalis 4"
Blue lobelia Lobelia elongata 4"
Purple coneflower Echinacea purpurea 4"
Stokes aster Stokesia laevis 4"
Blue vervain Verbena hastata 4"
Arrowwood Viburnum dentatum 1 gal
Button bush Cephalanthus occidentalis 1 gal
Black haw Viburnum prunifolium 1 gal
Dogwood Benthamidia florida 1 gal
Eastern redbud Cercis canadensis 1 gal
Fringe tree Chionanthus virginicus 1 gal
Serviceberry Amelanchier canadensis 1 gal
Witch hazel Hamamelis virginiana 1 gal
Elderberry Sambucus canadensis 4"
Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca Seeds
Butterfly milkweed Asclepias tuberosa Seeds
Black eyed susan Rudbeckia hirta 4"
Blanket flower Gaillardia pulchella 4"
Swamp sunflower Helianthus angustifolius 4"
New England Aster Symphyotrichum novae-angliae 4"
Swamp milkweed Asclepias incarnata Seeds 
Black Walnut tree Juglans nigra 4"

The Umstead Coalition

We are a nonprofit 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.