The Native Plant Society Upstate Spring Native Plant Sale is just 10 days away on Saturday, April 22.
The sale runs from 9am to 1pm at Conestee Park, 840 Mauldin Road in Greenville. There is a good selection of native trees, shrubs, perennial wildflowers, ferns, and vines, and a few grasses.
On the SCNPS website you can now find a list of the plants that will be available. Go to www.scnps.org. Click on Activities/calendar. The go to April 22 and click on the sale. There you will find all the details about the sale including a link to the inventory list. Here is a link to take you directly to the page: http://scnps.org/event/upstate-native-plant-sale-2017. Check out the inventory and make a list of plants you want for YOUR property. This list does NOT include what our guest vendors will have.
Seven guest vendors will be on hand with their plants and plant products. They are Carnivorous Plants (Jeff Miller), Carolina Wild (Greg and Christina Bruner), Earthen organics (Kristen Beigay), Natives, By George (Betsy George), Natives Plus Nursery (Richard Davis), Natures Organics (David Senn), and Wildside Garden (Joe Townsend).
There will be advisors on hand to help you select plants. We will also have a table of wonderful books about native plants and gardening with them. Dr. Jan Haldeman will be there to discuss the issues of exotic invasive plants and to show samples. Check, cash and credit cards are accepted.
Conestee Park is just a three minute drive south from the Mauldin Road exit from I-85. It is near the old Braves Stadium.