Want to improve your yard for local birds and butterflies? Then its time to Grow Native. A great selection of plants that are accustomed to local climate and wildlife will be available for purchase. We have natives for sun to shade, even deer resistant plants. Pre-order your favorite plants so you don’t miss out! We’ll also have a wider selection to choose from on the day of the sale.
Pre-order deadline is Wed., Sept. 27.
When: Sat., Oct. 7 from 1-3 p.m. (purchase in person). All forms of payment accepted.
Where: Long Branch Nature Center, 625 S. Carlin Springs Rd.
Pre-Order Pickup: Fri., Oct. 6 from 3-6 p.m. and Sat., Oct. 7 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Why Plant Native?
- Native plants are local to our area.
- They can tolerate the cold winters, and the hot & humid summers.
- Native plants don’t need a lot of care once established.
- Provides food and habitat for many species.
Why Plant in the Fall?
Fall is the best time of year for planting. It’s the time of year when most plants are focusing on growing and expanding their roots, helping them to establish and come back strong in the spring. Plus the wet mild weather of the season means less time, water, and maintenance to keep plan