Bareroot, Plug & Potted Native Plant Sale

The New River Chapter of VNPS is sponsoring a native plant sale in Spring 2024, and offering three types of native plants as described below: bareroot plants, plugs, and potted trees.

Please see the plant descriptions and ordering information below. Note that all plants are required to be picked up in May/June at the Montgomery Museum in Christiansburg.

Native Plugs

Source: Mid-Atlantic Nursery

Plugs, not potted. You can plant immediately or pot up to plant later. For detailed descriptions, visit https://plants.ces.ncsu.edu.

Limit: 3 plants per species

Pick Up: at the Montgomery Museum, 300 Pepper Street, Christiansburg, Virginia.
DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED

Plug Species:

  • Clethra alnifolia SWEET PEPPER BUSH $3.00 Virginia ecotype
  • Asclepias tuberosa BUTTERFLY WEED - SOLD OUT
  • Monarda punctata SPOTTED BEE BALM - SOLD OUT
  • Pycnanthemum incanum HOARY MOUNTAIN MINT $3.00 Virginia ecotype
  • Scirpus cyperinus WOOLGRASS $3.00 Virginia ecotype
  • NEW Monarda fistulosa WILD BERGAMOT $2.00 (Montgomery Museum Garden donation)
  • NEW Elymus hystrix BOTTLEBRUSH GRASS $3.00 (Montgomery Museum Garden donation)
  • NEW Silphium asterisks STARRY ROSINWEED $2.00 (Montgomery Museum Garden donation)
  • NEW Asclepia syriaca COMMON MILKWEED $2.00 (Montgomery Museum Garden donation)

To Order: Contact Beth Umberger at Megachile300@gmail.com. Cash, credit cards, or check. First come, first serve. (Best to Pre-Order!)

Potted Native Plants

For detailed descriptions, visit https://plants.ces.ncsu.edu.

Pick Up: at the Montgomery Museum, 300 Pepper Street, Christiansburg, Virginia.               DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED

          Potted Trees:

  • Betula nigra RIVER BIRCH one gallon $8/ two gallon $10
  • Carpinus caroliniana AMERICAN HORNBEAM one gallon $8
  • Liquidambar benzoin styraciflua SWEET GUM  one gallon $8
  • Quercus alba WHITE OAK five gallon $15

Potted shrubs:

  • Cephalanthus occidentalis BUTTONBUSH five gallon $15
  • Corylus americana AMERICAN HAZELNUT two gallon $10

Potted Perennials

  • Fragaria virginiana VIRGINIA STRAWBERRY quarts $5
  • Uvularia sessilifolia SESSILE MERRYBELLS quarts - SOLD OUT

To Order: Contact Beth Umberger at Megachile300@gmail.com. Cash, credit cards, or checks. First come, first serve. (Best to Pre-Order!)