Annual Native Plant Sale 2014
Saturday and Sunday, May 17 and 18 - 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
3873 Swan Lake Road in front of the nature house
Proceeds support the Nature Sanctuary's restoration programs.
You can see the complete list of plants we will have for sale, including light and soil moisture preferences, here.
Volunteer Parking Attendants will guide you to the closest available parking areas. In addition to our parking lot at the end of Nelthorpe Street (follow the signs along the trail) and at the end of Swan Lake Road (follow the signs along the boardwalk), click here to see a map of Plant Sale parking locations. We intend to reserve space for handicapped parking but it will be limited and may be located in the plant loading area (a short walk from the entrance gate).
Cash? Cheque? Credit Cards? Debit?
The fastest way to pay for your purchases is by cash. We have 2 electronic payment terminals at the exit table if you prefer to pay by Visa, Master Card or Debit. We also accept cheques payable to Swan Lake Nature Sanctuary.
Pre-order your Plants
For large orders, strata councils', and municipalities' orders, this year you may place an order in advance. Pre-orders must total more than $300.00. Taxes are included in the cost of the plants. To place a pre-order email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 250-727-0653.
You may pre-order one week prior to the sales event.
The Friends of the Sanctuary members' discount of 10% applies to plant purchases all year! Please check your membership status and become a member in advance of the sale: call 250-479-0211 or email email@example.com. At the entrance gate we will confirm your membership status. You can fill out a short membership form and pay $35 (cash please) at the entrance gate, too.
Do You Want To Help?
Volunteers are needed to help price plants, work at the sales table, sell refreshments, monitor traffic, hand out event information, and set up and take down. Questions about volunteering? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.Print a Native Plant Sale Volunteer Application Form.