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Arbor Day Plant Sale


  • Plant geniuses, wearing neon shitrs, helping answer plant questions
  • Arbor Day Plant Sale at The Morton Arboretum
  • Pots of plants under a white tent
  • Arbor Day Plant Sale at The Morton Arboretum

Schedule and location

Arbor Day weekend, Friday, April 24, through Sunday, April 26, 2020

Open only to Arboretum members with pre-purchased timed tickets from 9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Friday and from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Saturday. During these hours, shoppers will not be admitted before the time on their tickets.

Open to both members and visitors with paid admission from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Sunday.  


What Makes This Sale Unique?
The Arbor Day Plant Sale at The Morton Arboretum is one of the largest seasonal plant sales in the Chicago region. It offers thousands of plants, including hundreds of species and varieties of trees, shrubs, perennials, grasses, ferns, vegetables, and herbs, all chosen by our experts for success in your Chicago-area garden.

Expert Plant Geniuses are available throughout the sale to answer questions, suggest plants, and help shoppers narrow their choices. Arboretum staff members will help transport plants to shoppers’ cars.

Proceeds from the plant sale support the mission of The Morton Arboretum.


Fees and admission

Timed tickets for Friday and Saturday morning are $10.00. Each ticket holder will receive a $10.00 voucher applicable to purchases at the plant sale. Only Arboretum members may purchase timed tickets.

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Registration information

Ticket sales open Wednesday, April 1.



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