39th ANNUAL PLANT SALE
SATURDAY, MAY 8 | 9:30AM-1PM | NATURE CENTER AT SHAKER LAKES
Shop and choose from a beautiful and ever-growing variety of hard-to-find native plants, perennials, affordable herbs, vegetables, annuals, and hanging baskets selected by a local team of experienced gardeners. Experts will be available throughout the day offering selection guidance.
This event began as a fundraiser in 1982 by a group of volunteers known as the Friends of the Nature Center at Shaker Lakes. To this day, volunteers organize a beautiful selection of plant options, promote native landscaping, and plan Plant Sale Day activities. This annual event continues to raise funds for the Nature Center and unites the community as friends. Kick off spring and enjoy the festive atmosphere at Plant Sale Day on Saturday, May 8!
ONLINE PLANT SALE
Due to overwhelming demand, the online Plant Sale is sold out!
We are currently reviewing stock, as many options are sold out. We may replenish some stock, so check back for updates. For a full selection, attend the day of sale on Saturday, May 8 starting at 9:30am. Thank you for your support of this important fundraising effort for the Nature Center.
PLANT SALE DAY
Saturday, May 8 | 9:30AM-1PM
Member Preview: 8:30-9:30AM
Nature Center at Shaker Lakes
Shop a beautiful variety of hard-to-find native plants, perennials, affordable herbs, vegetables, annuals, and hanging baskets selected by a local team of experienced gardeners. Experts will be available throughout the day offering selection guidance.
Sunday, June 13 | 12PM-3PM
Member Preview: 11AM-12PM
Nature Center at Shaker Lakes
Save the date! Our popular Homegrown Sale, featuring plants grown and donated by local gardeners, is now a stand alone event! A perfect way to fill in gaps after the garden has had a chance to grow a bit, or pick up some additional plants. Our plant experts will be available to answer your gardening questions.
We invite Nature Center members to join Plant Sale Day and Homegrowns Sale ahead of the crowd. Enjoy first pick of sought-after offerings while you mingle with fellow garden enthusiasts and get planting advice from our knowledgeable staff and volunteers. Contact Patty Albrecht, Membership & Annual Fund Manager at (216) 321-5935, ext. 232, or email@example.com.
Parking is available on nearby streets and curbside assistance with purchases is provided. Please follow COVID-19 guidelines and wear masks. Thank you, and we appreciate your support of this beloved event.
LECTURE SERIES: BRINGING NATURE HOME
JOIN OUR SERIES OF FREE EDUCATIONAL, VIRTUAL CLASSES
Not sure what you should plant where? Want to know the best native plants to choose? Have weeds to battle? Watch free, pre-recorded lectures about ecological gardening inspired by Douglas Talamy's book, "Bringing Nature Home.” You'll learn strategies for plant selection, garden design, and more as you discover why native plants are beneficial for our garden habitats and what to do with the invasives that threaten them.