Spring 2018 Plant Sales

Sales are listed in chronological order.

Potowmack Chapter Plant Sale at Green Springs Garden


First Wednesday from April through October 10am-12pm

Also Saturday, May 19th 9am-3pm

Beginning April 4th, we have a low-key plant sale on the first Wednesday of each month right at our propagation beds at Green Springs Garden. This a great opportunity for those interested in buying native plants, or just visiting the beds and plants, without the frenzy of our big sales sale days. We always have time to talk to you and to help you with selections. We have trees, shrubs, vines, forbs, grasses, ferns and more to choose from, all raised and grown out by chapter members.

Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy Spring Native Plant Sale


April 7th 9am – 3pm


Native plants add beauty and interest to your garden year-round and provide important habitat for wildlife. Flowers, shrubs, trees, vines, and ferns will be available for purchase from a trio of Virginia-based vendors.

Gathering of the Guilds Plant Sale

Virginia Beach

April 7th All Day

American Horticultural Society


April 13 and 18; 12-4pm on Friday and 10am-4pm Saturday

Kick off the gardening season and get your green on at the Spring Garden Market, taking place at River Farm, home of the American Horticultural Society. $5 parking for non-members.

Powhatan Master Gardeners Spring Garden Fest


April 21st 8am – 3pm

The plant sale is in cooperation with Reynolds Community College and Virginia Cooperative Extension. See you there!

Hanover Master Gardener’s Spring Plant Sale


April 21st 9am-2pm

The Hanover Master Gardener’s plant sale raises money for our Grants Program. In addition to plants grown by our own Master Gardeners, other garden-related vendors will participate. The spring plant sale is held in the parking lot of the Hanover Friends Evangelical Church which is across from Lowes in Mechanicsville.

CEC Native Plant Sale


April 21st  8am-1pm

Go “native” with your landscaping. Native plants are easier to care for, require less water, support wildlife, and are beneficial pollinators.

John Clayton Annual Plant Sale


April 28th, 10am-2pm

Northern Alexandria Native Plant Sale


April 28th 9am-2pm

If you miss this one, never fear!  The fall sale will happen September 29th.

Virginia Living Museum Plant Sale

Newport News

April 28th, 9am-4pm

Choose from an incredible array of beautiful and unusual native plants for a variety of garden sites and styles, from wet ponds to dry rock gardens.  These VLM nursery propagated plants include excellent options for attracting butterflies, hummingbirds, and other wildlife to your yard.  VLM horticulture staff will be on hand to answer questions, discuss the wildlife benefits of native plants, and help with any particular gardening situations.  Sale held rain or shine.

Jefferson Chapter Native Plant Sale


April 29 1 – 3pm

The Jefferson Chapter annual plant sale will be held on Sunday, April 29th at the Ivy Creek Natural Area Barn. Please come support our chapter! Plants listed here have been potted by the Jefferson Chapter members from propagated plants (not collected from wild areas). Many additional species beyond those listed will be available at the sale. Quantities limited, arrive early for best selection. 10% discount off of list prices for VNPS members.

Lewis Ginter Spring PlantFest Plant Sale


May 4th & 5th;  Friday 9am-5pm & Saturday 9am-3pm

The Garden’s plant sales are among the largest in the region with more than 40 vendors selling plants and garden-related items.  Plus, join us for live music, a festive atmosphere and a chance to get all your gardening questions answered.  If you miss this one, don’t worry!  The Lewis Ginter Fall Plant Sale is Sept. 14 and 15.

Long Branch Nature Center Native Plant Sale


May 5th 1pm – 4pm

Want to beautify your yard? Then it is time to go native! We are offering a great selection of plants that are accustomed to local climate and wildlife. We have gorgeous natives for sun to shade and even deer-resistant plants. This spring we are offering trees, shrubs and perennials in our Pre-order Sale! The rain date is May 6th.

Friends of Riverbend Park Native Plant Sale

Great Falls

May 5th, 7:30-11:30am

Native plants for sale include flowers, grasses, shrubs and trees indigenous to a region of North America prior to settlement of the area by Europeans.  Most species are self-seeding or perennial. The ever-popular Virginia Bluebells will be available for sale.

Friends of Runnymede Park Native Plant Sale


May 5th, 10am-2pm


Watermark Woods, located in Hamilton, VA., and Nature By Design from Alexandria, VA, will be selling native, pesticide-free plants that are perfect for home landscaping, and provide nectar and host plants for pollinators. Native plants are well adapted to local soil, weather and moisture conditions, and our local wildlife have evolved to take advantage of the food and shelter they provide.

Master Gardeners of Prince William County Plant Sale


May 5th, 9am-12pm

The plant sale will be held at St. Benedict Monastery, 9535 Linton Hall Road, Bristow, VA.

Reston Spring Festival


May 5th, 1-5pm

Earth Sangha Wild Plant Nursery Sale


May 6th, 10am-2pm


Every year, the nursery hosts three “Open House & Plant Sale” events, one in the spring, summer, and fall. These events are a great opportunity to meet other nursery patrons, as well as the Earth Sangha’s volunteers and staff. And, of course, you can introduce yourself to a wide range of native plants that could add interest to your home landscape.

NOVA Master Gardeners Plant Sale
May 6th, 9am-12pm

The plant sale will be held at Glencarlyn Public Library (300 S. Kensington St., Arlington, VA).  See you there!

Mother’s Day Native Plant Sale


May 4th & 5th, All Day


The annual Mother’s Day Native Plant Sale will be held the weekend BEFORE Mother’s Day this year!  See you there!

Garden Fair at Blandy Experimental Farm


May 11, 12, & 13; Fri from 5-7pm, Sat & Sun 9am-4:30pm


All proceeds benefit the Foundation of the State Arboretum and its programs.

Prince William Wildflower Society
May 12th, 9am-12pm

The native plant sale will be held at Bethel Evangelical Lutheran Church (8712 Plantation Lane), Manassas, VA.

Blue Ridge Wildflower Society Native Plant Sale


May 12th 9am-12pm


We expect to have at least 50 species of native plants for sale. Some of the more popular varieties will be five species of native ferns, Solomon’s Seal and Plume, bleeding heart, Virginia bluebell, cardinal flowers, fire pink, and milkweed, to name a few. All plants will be in pots ready to take home and plant. There will be people on hand to advise where the plants will do best.

Green Spring “Spring Garden Day”


May 19th, 9am-3pm


Spring Garden Day will host many vendors, including the VNPS Potowmack Chapter!  The sale will be held at 4603 Green Spring Road, Alexandria, VA.  See you there!

Upper James River Chapter Plant Sale


May 19th

Plant Sale held the 3rd Saturday in May at Kerrs Creek Fire station, 4 miles west of Lexington on Rt. 60. Held in conjunction with local Master Gardener Plant Sale.


Hill House Farm and Nursery Spring “Open House” And Sale


May 26th, 9am-4pm


The open house will be held at the nursery on 631 Scrabble Road, Castleton, VA 22716.  Stop by and see us!