Waterwise plant sale

 Occurred on: April 30, 2017 from 11 AM - 3 PM

The NPSF's Water-Wise plant sale features hard-to-find specialty native perennial flowers, small shrubs, and rain garden  plants that are drought-tolerant, disease resistant, and sure to attract native birds and butterflies!


Shop in person

Shop in person on Sunday April 30th, anytime between 11AM - 3PM. Horticultural experts will be on hand to provide free consultations, and to help you find the BEST plants for your needs!

WSU Thurston County Extension Office
5033 Harrison Ave NW
Olympia, WA98502


Pre-order online

Pre-ordering is always available in the month leading up to our WaterWise Plant Sale.  Right now we have plants available for pre-order as a FLASH MOTHERS DAY PLANT SALE!

Plants ordered this week will be available for pick up on Friday, May 12th from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Volunteer to help

We always need volunteers to help staff and prepare for the event! We ask volunteers to let us know if you might want to help out in the days before the sale, and get a sneak peek at all the best plants!

Below is just a peek at the diversity of plants that were available at our 2017 WaterWise Plant Sale! We can't wait to see you all again soon!

Trees & Shrubs

  • Abelia x grandiflora 'Kaleidoscope', Variegated Abelia
  • Abies grandis, Grand Fir
  • Fraxinum latifolia, Oregon Ash

  • Gaultheria shallon, Salal

  • Holodiscus discolor, Oceanspray

  • Lonicera involucrata, Twinberry
  • Oemleria cerasiformis, Osoberry
  • Mahonia nervosa, Low Oregon Grape
  • Physocarpus capitatus, Pacific Ninebark
  • Philadelphus lewisii, Mock Orange

  • Pinus contorta contorta, Shore Pine
  • Pseudotsuga menziesii, Douglas-fir
  • Rhamus purshiana, Cascara

  • Ribes bracteosum, Stink Currant

  • Ribes divericatum, coastal black gooseberry
  • Ribes sanguineum, Red-flowering Currant
  • Rosa gymnocarpa, Bald-hip Rose
  • Rubus leucodermis, Blackcap Raspberry
  • Rubus spectabilis, Salmonberry
  • Salix hookeriana, Hooker's Willow

  • Sambucus racemosa, Red Elderberry

  • Spirea douglasii, Douglas Spirea

  • Symphoricarpos albus, Common Snowberry
  • Thuja plicata, Western Red Ceder
  • Vaccinium ovatum, Evergreen Huckleberry
  • Vaccinium parvifolium, Red Huckleberry

Perennials, Vines, Ferns

  • Achillea millefolium, Yarrow
  • Achillea millefolium 'Moonshine', Yellow Moonshine Yarrow
  • Allium moly 'Jeannine', The Flowering Onions
  • Anemone blanda 'Blue Shades', Blue windflower
  • Asarum caudatum, Wild Ginger
  • Aster subspicatus, Douglas Aster
  • Athyrium filix-femina, Lady Fern

  • Camassia leichtlinii, Giant Camas
  • Camassia quamash, Common Camas
  • Carex oshimensis 'Everillo', Everillo Sedge
  • Dicentra formosa, Western Bleeding Heart
  • Dodecatheon meadia, Shooting Star
  • Epimedium sp., Barrenwort
  • Erigeron speciosus, Showy Fleabane
  • Erythronium pagoda, Trout Lily
  • Fragaria chiloensis, Coastal Strawberry
  • Fragaria virginiana, Virginia Strawberry
  • Fritillaria meleagris, Chocolate Lily
  • Geum macryphyllum, Large Leaf Avens

  • Gilia capitata, Blue thimble-flower
  • Gladiolus communis ssp byzantinus, Byzantine Gladiolus (Sword lily)
  • Hemerocallis sp., Orange Daylily
  • Hesperantha coccinea, Crimson Flag Lily
  • Hydrophyllum tenuipes, Pacific Waterleaf
  • Koeleria macrantha, Junegrass
  • Lilium columbianum, Columbian Lily
  • Lonicera ciliosa, Orange Honeysuckle
  • Lonicera hispidula , Pink Honeysuckle
  • Maianthemum dilatatum, False lily-of-the-valley
  • Monarda Didyma L. Scarlet Beebalm

  • Petasites palmatus, Palmate Coltsfoot
  • Polypodium glycyrrhiza, Licorice Fern Flats/Assortments
  • Polystichum munitum, Western Sword Fern
  • Primula sp., Double Pink Primrose
  • Sisyrinchium idahoense, Idaho Blue-eyed grass
  • Sisyrinchium californicum, Yellow-eyed grass
  • Sidalcea hendersonii, Henderson's Checkermallow
  • Silene douglasii, Douglas catchfly
  • Smilacina stellata, Starry False Solomon's Seal
  • Teucrium chamaedrys, Germander
  • Teucrium chamaedrys 'Nanum', Dwarf Germander
  • Tellima grandiflora, Fringecup
  • Tolmiea menziesii, Piggyback Plant

  • Tulipa bakeri, Lilac Wonder Tulip
  • Tulipa batalinii, Bright Gem Tulip
  • Vancouveria hexandra, Inside-out Flower

Rain Garden Emergents & Perennials

  • Aster subspicatus, Douglas Aster
  • Carex deweyana, Wood Sedge

  • Carex oshimensis 'Everillo', Everillo Sedge
  • Carex testacea, New Zealand Sedge

  • Hemerocallis sp., Orange Daylily
  • Sidalcea hendersonii, Henderson's Checkermallow