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Spring plant sales

Get the garden of your dreams with trees, shrubs, flowers and edibles from The Morton Arboretum's two exciting spring plant sale events, the Arbor Day Plant Sale and the Members' Exclusive Plant Catalog Sale. Every plant you purchase at these events supports the Arboretum’s mission to encourage the planting and protecting of trees for a greener, healthier, and more beautiful world. 



Arbor Day Plant Sale

April 25 - 27, 2014

Arbor Day Plant Sale

The Arbor Day Plant Sale is held Arbor Day weekend in a tent in the Visitor Center parking lot and carries a wide variety of  plants chosen by experts for success in Chicago-area gardens. Plant Geniuses are happy to answer your questions and help you choose the right plants for your garden. Members get first pick before the sale is open to the public.  LEARN MORE

For many details, see the Arbor Day Plant Sale frequently asked questions.


Members' Exclusive Plant Catalog Sale

The 2014 sale is now closed. Pick up your plants on Arbor Day Weekend! 

Look forward to the 2015 sale next spring.

Each spring, members of the Arboretum have the exclusive privilege of ordering from an extraordinary selection of expertly chosen, hard-to-find plants.  Each year the Members' Exclusive Plant Catalog lists plants available for this exclusive advance sale. Just browse, order, and schedule a time to pick up your plants on Arbor Day weekend. The catalog is available online to browse, but you must be a member to order. It's important to plan ahead; quantities are limited! This assortment only is available through the Members' Exclusive Plant Catalog, so don't count on finding them at the Arbor Day Plant Sale.