Earth Day Plant Sale at Elachee

Date & Time
April 22nd, 2017 10:00 AM

Celebrate Earth Day 2017 at Elachee

Pull out your gardening gloves. Elachee wants to help you introduce color and variety to your landscape. You're invited to Elachee's Spring Plant Sale. While here, take advantage of giveaways and special promotions happening throughout the sale.

You'll find a diverse selection of unique perennials, broadleaf evergreens, wildflowers and ferns. Many are native to Georgia or are native hybrids not available in your local garden center. The Earth Day Spring Plant Sale at Elachee Nature Science Center, on April 22, 2017, offers a diverse selection of native Georgia perennials, shrubs and trees, ferns and grasses.

Plant Sale Date/Time:
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Saturday, April 22, 2017

Location: Elachee Visitor Center Parking Lot DIRECTIONS / MAP

Special Guest: Julie Evans, partner at The Fockele Garden Company, will be on site to answer your gardening/planting questions. 

Sampling of Plants Available for Purchase

Choose from an assortment of plants guaranteed to beautify your landscape and also attract beneficial wildlife, birds, butterflies, pollinators and hummingbirds.

We procure all plant selections from regional nurseries. These are adapted to grow well in our area, including many drought tolerant selections.

  • Anisacanthus Hummingbird Plant – ‘Flame Red’ (Anisacanthus)
  • Autumn Fern (Dryopteris erythrosora)
  • Azalea – native varieties 
  • Baptisia
  • Bee Balm
  • Calibrachoa
  • Callistemon
  • Carex 'Hobbs Bunny Blue'
  • Cinnamon Fern (Osmunda cinnamomea)
  • Coreopsis ‘Broad Street'
  • Dwarf Gardenia
  • Eragrostis ‘Wind Dancer’ (E. elliottii ‘Wind Dancer’ Love Grass)
  • Florida Anise – White (Illicium floridanum ‘Alba’)
  • Fringe Tree (Chionanthus virginica)
  • Gaura ‘So White’ (G. lindheimerii ‘So White’)
  • Heuchera ‘Pinot Gris’ (Heuchera)
  • Oakleaf Hydrangea – ‘Munchkin’ (Hydrangea quercifolia ‘Munchkin’)
  • Oakleaf Hydrangea – ‘Incrediball’ (Hydrangea arborescens ‘Incrediball’)
  • Panicum ‘Shenandoah’ (P. virgatum ‘Shenandoah’ Red Switchgrass)
  • Roses – Drift – Peach (Rosa)
  • Roses – Drift – Popcorn (Rosa)
  • Solomon’s Seal (Polygonatum odoratum)
  • Verbena ‘Homestead Purple’ (V. canadensis ‘Homestead Purple’)