Less than a week until the 2012 INPAWS Plant Sale on May 12!
Please remember that our sale has moved this year to Park Tudor School at 7200 N. College Avenue, Indianapolis, Indiana 46240. Use the 71st Street entrance for easiest access.
Plant and Book Sale is 10:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., with the Auction beginning at 11:15 a.m. and going until all items have been auctioned off.
There is no admission charged for the general sale, but the Pre-Sale Presentation at 9:30 a.m. has a $10 registration fee. This year’s presentation topic is “Native Plants to attract Birds” given by Janet Creamer of the Audubon Society. Those who register for the presentation will receive a $10 voucher good towards any auction purchase.
INPAWS is accepting plant and silent auction donations Friday, May 11 between 4:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. and May 12,the morning of the sale, between 7:00 and 9:30 a.m. Volunteers are always welcome to assist with sale/auction set up! Click this link to go to our invitation page on VolunteerSpot: http://www.volunteerspot.com/login/entry/323456345555780109
Plants that will definitely be at the 2012 sale include but are certainly not limited to…..
Chelone glabra (White turtlehead), Liatris pycnostachya (Prairie Blazing Star), Ratibida pinnata (Yellow Coneflower), Andropogon gerardii (Big Bluestem) , Penstemon digitalis (Foxglove Penstemon ) , Physostegia virginiana (Obedient Plant ) , Silphium laciniatum (Compass Plant) , Coreopsis tripteris (Tall Coreopsis) , Eupatorium coelestinum (Mistflower) , Sporobolus heterolepis (Prairie Dropseed) , Ceanothus americanus (New Jersey Tea) , Cephalanthus occidentalis (Buttonbush) , Gentiana andrewsii (Bottle Gentian), Baptisia leucantha (White False Indigo), Baptisia leucophea (Cream False Indigo), Baptisia australis (Blue False Indigo) , Lobelia siphilitica (Great Blue Lobelia) , Lobelia cardinalis (Red cardinal flower), Lobelia spicata (pale spiked lobelia), Ratibida pinnata (Yellow Coneflower) , Rudbeckia laciniata (Green-headed Coneflower), Sorghastrum nutans (Indian Grass) , Echinacia purpurea ‘White Swan’( Purple coneflower), Echinacia purpurea ‘PowWow Wild Berry’ (Purple coneflower), Osmunda cinnamomea (Cinnamon Fern), Polystichum acrostichoides (Christmas Fern), Onoclea sensibilis (Sensitive fern), Rudbeckia subtomentosia ‘Henry Eilers‘ (SweetConeflower), Actaea pachypoda ‘MistyBlue’, Actaea racemosa var. cordifolia, Clematis pitcher (Pitcher Clematis), Dicentra exima (Wild Bleeding heart/ TurkeyCorn), Hepatica americana (Round Lobed Hepatica), Medeola virginica (Indian cucumber root), Melanthium virginicum (Virginia Bunchflower), Mimulus lewisii (Purple monkeyflower), Sanguinaria Canadensis (Bloodroot), Uvularia grandiflorum (Large-floweredbellwort), Filipendula rubra (Queen-of-the-prairie), Lobelia cardinalis ‘Fried Green Tomatoes’(cultivar of Cardinal flower), Veronia ‘Iron Butterfly’ (Ironweed ‘Iron Butterfly’ cultivar), Sassafras (Sassafras), Hydrangea arborescens (Smooth/ Wild Hydrangea), Lindera Benzoin (Spicebush), Aquilegia Canadensis (wild columbine), Campanula rotundifolia (harebell), Sileneregia (Royal Catchfly), Silphium perfoliatum (Cup Plant), Stylophorum diphyllum (Celandine Poppy/ Wood Poppy), Zizia aurea (Golden Alexanders), Tradescantia (Spiderwort), Aster novae-angliae (New England Aster), Arisaema triphyllum (Jack-in-the-pulpit), Aristolochia tomentosa (Dutchman’s Pipe vine), Asclepias tuberose (Butterfly weed)……and more!