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The Umstead Coalition 
Celebrating Umstead State Park since 1934!

Spring Native Plant Sale

  • 05/04/2024
  • 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Umstead State Park (2100 N Harrison Ave, Cary, NC 27513)




Our Sprint Native Plant Sale will be on Saturday, May 4 from 12pm-3pm. We'll be selling locally-grown, native ferns, grasses, flowers, shrubs and trees.

EARLY ENTRY! — Umstead Coalition Members (with current membership or donations over $15 from October 1, 2023) 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

Plant list (tentative) - this list will be updated by the end of March.

Callicarpa american
Common name Botanical name Size
Serviceberry Amelanchier canadensis 1 gal
Pawpaw Asimina triloba 1 gal
Button bush
Button bush 1 gal
American beautyberry 1 gal l
Arrowwood Viburnum dentatum 1 gal
Spice bush Lindera benzoin 1 gal
Amelanchier canadensis 1 gal
Dwarf azalea Rhododendron atlanticum 1 gal
Virginia sweetspire Itea virginica 1 gal
Highbush blueberry Vaccinium corymbosum 1 gal
American hazelnut Corylus americana
1 gal
 Titi Cyrilla racemiflor 1 gal
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"
Spiked wild indigo
Baptisia albescens 4"

Obedient plant 4"
Mountain mint
Bee Balm 4"
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 
More plants to be announced

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.