New Jersey Audubon’s Nature Center of Cape May. Come to our IN PERSON Native Plant Sale to purchase native trees and shrubs.

October 2nd: 9am – 3pm

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Nature Center of Cape May
1600 Delaware Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204

Come to the 2021 Autumn Native Plant Sale. This sale will feature native shrubs and trees carefully selected by our naturalists to support wildlife, birds, butterflies and other amazing pollinators. Plant native trees, shrubs and other vegetation that produce flowers, seeds, and berries. We also have a few butterfly friendly perennial flowers.

Our naturalists will be on hand to help guide you to the perfect plant for your yard. Do want to attract spicebush swallowtail butterflies? You need a spicebush. Do you want to watch hummingbirds? Plant a redbud tree as it blooms at the perfect time for our migrating hummingbirds. Do you have sun/shade, wet/dry conditions? Ask us to direct you to the best native plants for your yard.

Your purchase from our sale helps support wildlife as well as the conservation efforts of NJ Audubon.

All plants will cost $20 each.


Effective June 4, 2021, fully vaccinated people may attend outdoor programs without masks. If you are unvaccinated, please mask up. Please do not come to a program if you are sick, have a sick family member or have reason to believe you may have been exposed to the COVID-19 virus.

Plants available at the sale include:

Trees: Shadbush, Eastern Redbud, American Witch Hazel, American Holly, Sweetbay Magnolia, Red Chokeberry

Shrubs: Groundselbush, Sweet Pepperbush, Silky Dogwood, Redosier Dogwood, Winterberry Holly, Spicebush, Northern Bayberry, Black Chokeberry, Beach Plum, Carolina Rose, Virginia Rose, Arrowwood Viburnum, American Cranberrybush Viburnum, Blackhaw Viburnnum

And be on the lookout for some special surprises such as butterfly-friendly perennials and more!