Spring Plant Sale

They say you can’t buy happiness . . .
but gardeners know they can – in the form of plants.


The annual Friends of the Arboretum plant sale is scheduled for April 29 – May 2 and is expected to include online ordering with curbside pickup. Watch this page and the FOTA e-news for additional details as they become available.




Spring Plant Sale ShoppersThe Spring Plant Sale features

  • native plants
  • butterfly plants
  • pollinator plants
  • colorful annuals
  • hanging baskets and planters
  • wide selection of perennials for shade and sun – including varieties featured in Arboretum beds
  • great edibles
  • grasses
  • young native trees and shrubs

“The Arboretum Spring Plant Sale is unique because of its emphasis on helping to create a sustainable world for butterflies, bees, and other wildlife,” says Pat Blanchat, plant sale chair.

“We’ll have many of the most interesting new varieties this year,” notes Anne Wildeboor, Arboretum Horticulturist. “This is your chance to support the Arboretum while adding some fresh appeal to your garden.”

All plants sold at the Spring Plant Sale are grown locally, and all proceeds go toward Arboretum projects.


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8909 W. 179th St.,
Overland Park, KS 66013
The Arboretum is open Wednesday through Monday. Temporary operating hours are 9:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m. Closed on Tuesdays

Under normal circumstances, the Arboretum is open seven days a week.
Oct. 1-April 9: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
April 10-Sept. 30: 8:00 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
(Fourth Saturday of June: closes at Noon)
Dec. 25 - Closed

Free for members of Friends of the Arboretum
$3.00 Adult
$1.00 Child 6-12
Free 5 years and younger
No admission charge on Tuesdays.