The Spring Master Gardener Plant Sale Is Almost Here!

By The Plant Sale Committee

Spring is finally here, and so is the Durham Master Gardener plant sale! Online ordering will be April 6-13, with scheduled curbside pickup at the Cooperative Extension at 721 Foster Street in Durham April 17 and 18.

You can check out our huge selection of perennials, trees and shrubs, veggies and herbs, and colorful annuals now at

The sale opens to the general public at 9am on Wednesday, April 7. A presale is available to Durham County Master Gardener Volunteers starting at 9am on Tuesday, April 6. Following your purchase, you will be able to schedule a pickup time for April 17 or 18. Someone must be available to pick up plants on one of those two days.  Some of the unsold plants will available for purchase, many at discounted prices, during the pickup weekend. Stay tuned for more details on the live sale.

Our mission is to help you find and care for the right plants for your needs, at a good price. Our plants are sourced or grown by Master Gardener Volunteers and friends, and we do our best to correctly identify varieties and colors. If you have any questions about choosing or caring for your plants, or are not completely satisfied with your purchase, we want to hear from you!

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Just a selection from a typical potting party. Photo by the Plant Sale Committee

The Plant Sale is held by the Durham County Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Association to raise funds for the Durham Extension Master Gardener Volunteer (EMGV) program while providing educational opportunities to both the public and EMGVs, and volunteer opportunities for EMGVs.