Native Plant Sales & Events

Upcoming Events & Native Plant Sales in Southeast Michigan & Oakland County 

 The Rochester Garden Club:
Garden Walk and Native Plant Sale

WHEN: Thursday, June 20 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.

WHERE: Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farms (1005 Van Hoosen Rd., 48306)

Native Plant Sale at the Farm beginning at 9:00 am (details below). You do NOT have to purchase a ticket to the garden walk to purchase native plants.

Native Plant Sale:

Download the pre-order form. The form can be printed out and mailed to Jane Giblin, 1651 North Bretton, Rochester Hills MI 48309. Or it can be filled out and emailed to All pre-orders must be picked up on June 20 at the Van Hoosen Farm, 1005 Van Hoosen Rd., Rochester Hills MI 48306 no later than 4 pm. If you pay by credit card, please bring your card to the pickup location so we can charge it directly.

For more details:

COST for other Garden Walk Events: Ticket prices are $15 in advance or $18 the day of the walk.

Tickets can be purchased online here, or in person at Auburn Oaks Garden Center, Bordine’s Nursery (Rochester location only), Fogler’s Greenhouse, and Piechnik’s Garden Gate.

Gardens will be staffed by knowledgeable members of the Rochester Garden Club who will answer questions and give insights into each garden. Ticket price includes a lecture by Marilyn Trent of the “Rochester Pollinators” who will speak on “How to bring Pollinators into your Home Garden.” The lecture will begin at 11 am in the Calf Barn on the grounds of the Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm.

Michiganense Natives:
Native Plant Nursery

Now Open for the season!  

130 native species of forbs, grasses, shrubs, small trees, and aquatic plants. Come browse, chat, learn, teach, and take home the right native plants for your space at metro-Detroit's native plant nursery!

Location: 8820 North Lilley Road, Plymouth, MI 48170

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 1 pm-3:30 pm
Thursday Closed
Friday 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sunday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

On-Site Nursery Sales by Appointment Only

HOURS:  Open Saturdays and Sundays only when we don't have a scheduled fundraiser Plant Sale, usually July 1st - August 1st; Wed-Fridays for on-site private nursery shopping by appointment.
Plants grown from seed onsite. No pesticides.