Native Plant Sale 2018

Native Plant Sale 2018 

Friday, May 11 • 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Saturday, May 12 • 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. 
Mayslake Peabody Estate
1717 W. 31st St. in Oak Brook 

Shop for flowers, grasses, trees and shrubs and get expert advice on creating inviting habitats in your own backyard. Our selection of native plants will support pollinators, birds and other wildlife year-round at home. See the press release for more details!

District experts will be on hand at the sale to answer questions and provide advice to customers about planting with native plants. Purchases can be paid for with cash, check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express. All proceeds from the sale will support educational programming at the District.

Presale orders closed April 23. 

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 Common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca) ©Glenn Perricone

 

Native Landscaping Programs

Can't wait until May to start planning your native garden at home? Get ideas for native landscaping at one of our Living Green programs. Register online or call Fullersburg Woods Nature Education Center at 630-850-8110.

May 2 – June 1     The Art of Pollinators exhibit    Mayslake
June 2 Hummingbirds: Navigating for Nectar Willowbrook

 

Native Landscaping Blogs

Reasons to Go Native with Landscaping

Attracting Wildlife to Your Backyard

Sun, Part Sun or Shade?

Solutions to Common Garden Challenges

The Tangled Relationships in a Garden

Let's Go Native!

 

Native Plant Sale Catalog and Order Form

Plan your garden, and explore the native plant sale catalog (PDF). 

The Forest Preserve District of DuPage County offers scores of nature-related programs and activities for grownups, kids, families and groups year-round. Click below to register for programs, reserve shelters and campsites or purchase permits, and we'll see you soon!

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