It’s time to start digging in the garden, and here’s where you can find the largest variety of native plant flowers, vines, shrubs, grasses and trees.
To find native plant sales and resources in your city, check Plant Native and search by location. In the Kansas City area, here are three native plants sales in April.
Missouri Prairie Foundation Native Plant
Saturday, April 16: 10: a.m. – 2 p.m.
Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center
4750 Troost Ave, Kansas City, MO
Six native plant vendors will sell native wildflowers, grasses, sedges, vines, shrubs and trees, including: Ozark Soul Native Plants, Gaylena’s Garden, Missouri Wildflowers Nursery, Forrest Keeling Nursery, City Roots Nursery and Allendan Seed Company. Customers can see plant lists in advance and also pre-order plants for pickup at the sale by contacting the nurseries directly.
Deep Roots Native Plant Sale
Saturday, April 23: 10: a.m. – 2 p.m.
Prairie Village Pool Parking Lot
7711 Delmar St., Prairie Village, KS
Shawnee Indian Mission Native Plant Sale
Saturday, April 30: 10: a.m. – 2 p.m.
3403 W. 53rd St., Fairway, KS
Missouri Wildflowers Nursery will be selling native plants for pre-order and onsite.
For more information about the benefits of native plants and additional events, visit Deep Roots.
Photo: Missouri Prairie Foundation