2021 Spring Plant Sale
UDBG members exclusively receive the full color Spring Plant Sale catalog as one of their member benefits. In 2021, UDBG will celebrate its 29th Annual Spring Plant Sale with Deutzia as our featured shrub group and hardy ferns as the herbaceous featured plant group.
We offer customers plants that work well here. We grow, test, and evaluate plants in the UDBG collection and our academic programs vet the plants. UDBG Friends and Plant Sale Patrons are permitted early entry to the Spring Plant Sale. Patrons of the Spring Plant Sale provide support to our Student Programs, helping students maintain, develop,and interpret the plant collection and gardens. Students gain hands-on experience, learn skills, build resumes, while also earning monies.
The plant sale is organized by the UDBG staff, UDBG Friends, and dedicated volunteers. We accept major credit cards, checks, and cash. The sale is located on Roger Martin Lane, inside the fenced-in area across from Fischer Greenhouse on UD’s south campus. We request you drive a vehicle large enough to fit your plant purchases. Additional plants are available for purchase on each sale day in limited quantity. We also have a list of hot peppers and tomatillo for sale.
Dates for 2021 Spring Plant Sale***:
Wednesday, April 21, 4:00 – 6pm (please note: gifts of $200 and above may attend this event; RSVP required; email email@example.com). Patrons at this level receive a catalog mailed first class.
Thursday, April 22, 3 – 6pm (UDBG members day, 10% off entire plant purchase)
Friday, April 23, 3 – 6pm (General Public will only be able to make purchases through UDBG’s online store)
Saturday, April 24, 9:30am – 4pm (General Public will only be able to make purchases through UDBG’s online store)
In response to customers asking for more days to purchase plants, in 2018 we expanded our spring sale to include additional days. We invite you to join us for a leisurely plant shopping experience, without the crowds, much easier parking, and new and favorite plants.
Thursday, April 29, 3 – 6 pm (General Public will only be able to make purchases through UDBG’s online store)
Friday, April 30, 3 – 6 pm (General Public will only be able to make purchases through UDBG’s online store)
Saturday, May 1, 9:00 am – noon (General Public will only be able to make purchases through UDBG’s online store)
***DATES MAY CHANGE DUE TO STATE AND UNIVERSITY MANDATES REGARDING CORONAVIRUS. PLEASE GO TO OUR HOME PAGE REGARDING UPDATES.