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JC Raulston Arboretum Plant Sale

April 5, 2013 (Friday) – 4:00 PM-7:00 PM – Members Only Preview Sale
April 6, 2013 (Saturday) – 9:00 AM-3:00 PM
– Everyone Welcome

JCRA Plant SaleReady for spring planting? We are, and we've got new releases, sparkling grasses, and shrubs to die for!

Our generous friends in the nursery industry are donating premium plants for the Arboretum's fourth annual spring sale in conjunction with the 13th Annual Birdhouse Competition and Raulston Blooms! This is our fourth annual sale for which all proceeds will benefit the JCRA. Come see what we have to offer and get a jump on your spring planting!

JCRA members get a 10% discount on Friday and Saturday! And, only members can purchase plants on Friday evening. If you are not a member, what a great time to join.

Your purchase keeps the JC Raulston Arboretum growing strong! Each gift, membership, or purchase supports the NC Agricultural Foundation, Inc. (Tax ID #56-6049304) for the benefit of the JCRA.

Plant Availability List

We're still adding new plants to the list so please check back for new additions.

Some plants may be available in low quantities. Come early for the best selection.

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Abelia ×grandiflora 'Hopleys' – Twist of Lime™ variegated glossy abelia Photograph Collection
Abelia ×grandiflora 'Mardi Gras' – variegated glossy abelia Photograph Collection
Abelia ×grandiflora 'Minduo1' – Sunny Anniversary™ glossy abelia
Abelia ×grandiflora 'Radiance' – variegated glossy abelia Photograph Collection
Abelia ×grandiflora 'Rika1' – Bronze Anniversary™ glossy abelia
Abelia 'Lynn' – Pinky Bells™ large flowered dwarf abelia
Acanthus 'Holland Days' – bear's breech
Acer palmatum 'Hefner's Red' – Japanese maple Photograph Collection
Acer palmatum 'Shishigashira' – lion's-mane Japanese maple Photograph Collection
Acer palmatum 'Tsukasa Silhouette' – upright Japanese maple Photograph Collection
Acer pseudoplatanus Puget Pink Group – Puget pink group sycamore maple
Acer tataricum subsp. ginnala 'Flame' – amur maple Photograph Collection
Aesculus californica – California buckeye Photograph Collection
Agapanthus 'Monmid' – Midknight Blue® lily-of-the-Nile
Agave lophantha 'Splendida' – thorn-crested agave Photograph Collection
Agave salmiana 'Crazy Horse' – pulque agave Photograph Collection
Andropogon gerardii 'Lord Snowden's Big Blue' – big bluestem Photograph Collection
Anemone ×hybrida 'Königin Charlotte' – Queen Charlotte windflower
Arbutus unedo – strawberry tree Photograph Collection
Arisaema consanguineum – Himalayan Jack-in-the-Pulpit Photograph Collection
Arundo donax 'Golden Chain' – golden giant reed Photograph Collection
Asparagus virgatus – broom fern Photograph Collection
Asphodeline liburnica – Jacob's rod
Aster ageratoides 'Ezo Murasaki' – Asian aster Photograph Collection
Astilbe chinensis 'Visions' – Chinese astilbe Photograph Collection
Athyrium 'Ghost' – painted fern
Athyrium 'Lady In Red' – red lady fern
Aucuba japonica 'Cecil-Alice' – Japanese aucuba
Aucuba japonica 'Pacman' – dwarf Japanese aucuba
Baptisia 'Solar Flare' – yellow wild-indigo
Berberis thunbergii 'Maria' – Sunjoy™ Gold Pillar upright golden Japanese barberry
Berberis thunbergii 'Orange Rocket' – upright Japanese barberry Photograph Collection
Brugmansia suaveolens 'Little Angel' – dwarf angel's trumpet
Brunnera macrophylla 'Emerald Mist' – variegated Siberian bugloss
Buddleja 'Asian Moon' – hybrid butterfly-bush
Buddleja 'Ilv Oargus 2' – Inspired™ Violet butterfly-bush
Buddleja 'Ilv Oargus01' – Inspired™ White butterfly-bush
Buddleja 'Podaras #13' – Flutterby Petite™ Tutti Fruitti dwarf butterfly-bush
Buddleja 'Podaris #12' – Flutterby™ Flow Lavender dwarf butterfly-bush
Buddleja 'Summer Frost' – butterfly-bush Photograph Collection
Buxus sempervirens 'Suffruticosa' – dwarf English boxwood Photograph Collection
Calamagrostis ×acutiflora 'Eldorado' – gold feather reed grass
Callicarpa japonica 'Inagali' – variegated Japanese beautyberry
Callicarpa 'Purple Pearls' – beautyberry
Callistemon citrinus – lemon bottlebrush Photograph Collection
Calycanthus 'Aphrodite' – hybrid sweetshrub Photograph Collection
Camellia japonica 'April Remembered' – Japanese camellia
Camellia japonica 'April Tryst' – Japanese camellia Photograph Collection
Camellia japonica 'Dr. J.C. Raulston' – Japanese camellia Photograph Collection
Camellia japonica 'Grace Albritton' – Japanese camellia
Camellia japonica 'Kramer's Supreme' – Japanese camellia
Camellia japonica 'Nuccio's Cameo' – Japanese camellia
Camellia japonica 'Spring Awakening' – Japanese camellia
Camellia japonica 'Yours Truly' – Japanese camellia
Camellia ×williamsii 'Taylor's Perfection' – hybrid camellia Photograph Collection
Cardiocrinum cathayanum – Himalayan lily
Cardiocrinum giganteum var. giganteum – giant Himalayan lily
Carex buchananii – Red Rooster™ Red leather-leaf sedge
Carex morrowii 'Ice Ballet' – variegated sedge
Carex morrowii 'Silver Sceptre' – Japanese sedge
Caryopteris ×clandonensis 'Summer Sorbet' – variegated bluebeard
Castanopsis delavayi – Delavay's chinquapin Photograph Collection
Ceanothus 'Minmarose' – Marie Rose™ summer lilac
Cedrus deodara 'Electra' – Deodar cedar Photograph Collection
Cedrus deodara 'Feelin' Blue' – spreading Deodar cedar
Cedrus deodara 'Prostrate Beauty' – prostrate Deodar cedar Photograph Collection
Cercis canadensis 'Forest Pansy' – purple-leaf eastern redbud Photograph Collection
Cercis canadensis 'Jn2' – The Rising Sun™ gold-leaf eastern redbud Photograph Collection
Cercis canadensis 'Ruby Falls' – weeping eastern redbud Photograph Collection
Cercis chinensis 'Don Egolf' – seedless Chinese redbud Photograph Collection
Chaenomeles 'Orange Storm' – hybrid flowering quince Photograph Collection
Chaenomeles 'Pink Storm' – hybrid flowering quince
Chaenomeles 'Scarlet Storm' – hybrid flowering quince Photograph Collection
Chaenomeles ×superba 'Jet Trail' – hybrid flowering quince Photograph Collection
Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Fernspray Gold' – golden fernspray Hinoki falsecypress
Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Lemon Twist' – golden threadleaf Hinoki falsecypress Photograph Collection
Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Thoweil' – columnar Hinoki falsecypress Photograph Collection
Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Verdon' – dwarf Hinoki falsecypress Photograph Collection
Chasmanthium sessiliflorum – narrowleaf woodoats
Cistus psilosepalus – smooth sepalled rock rose Photograph Collection
Clematis 'Sweet Summer Love' – hybrid clematis
Clethra mexicana – Mexican clethra Photograph Collection
Cornus alba 'Regnzam' – Red Gnome™ compact redosier dogwood
Cornus elliptica 'Elsbry' – Empress of China™ evergreen flowering dogwood Photograph Collection
Cornus florida f. rubra – pink flowering dogwood Photograph Collection
Cornus florida subsp. urbiniana – Mexican flowering dogwood Photograph Collection
Cornus kousa 'Akatsuki' – red moon variegated dogwood Photograph Collection
Cornus stolonifera 'Flaviramea' – yellow twig dogwood
Crinum ×powellii – hybrid crinum lily Photograph Collection
Crinum ×powellii 'Album' – white crinum lily
Cryptomeria japonica 'Chapel View' – japanese cedar
Cryptomeria japonica 'Elegans Nana' – dwarf Japanese-cedar Photograph Collection
Cryptomeria japonica 'Giokumo' – Japanese-cedar
Cryptomeria japonica 'Globosa Nana' – mini-globe Japanese-cedar Photograph Collection
Cryptomeria japonica 'Gyokuryu' – Japanese-cedar Photograph Collection
Cryptomeria japonica 'Spg-3-014' – Dragon Prince™ compact Japanese-cedar
Cycas revoluta – sago palm Photograph Collection
Daphne odora – winter daphne Photograph Collection
Daphne odora 'Hewreb' – Rebecca™ variegated winter daphne Photograph Collection
Delosperma 'Eye Candy' – ice plant
Delosperma 'P001s' – Fire Spinner™ blazing hot iceplant
Deschampsia caespitosa – tufted hair grass
Deutzia gracilis 'Nikko' – dwarf slender deutzia Photograph Collection
Deutzia 'Komaspri' – Spring Sensation™ deutzia
Deutzia 'Ncdx1' – Yuki Snowflake™ deutzia
Dianthus alpinus – alpine pink
Dianthus 'Devon Xera' – Fire Star™ Cheddar pink
Dianthus 'Wp08 Mar05' – Early Bird™ Radiance Cheddar pink
Dianthus 'Wp10 Sab06' – Early Bird™ Chili Cheddar pink
Dianthus 'Wp10 Ven06' – Early Bird™ Frosty Cheddar pink
Dichroa febrifuga – evergreen false-hydrangea Photograph Collection
Diervilla sessilifolia 'Lpdc Podaras' – Cool Splash™ southern bush-honeysuckle Photograph Collection
Distylium 'Piidist-I' – Emerald Heights® hybrid isu
Dryopteris erythrosora 'Brilliance' – autumn fern
Edgeworthia chrysantha – golden paperbush Photograph Collection
Edgeworthia chrysantha 'Gold Rush' – golden paperbush Photograph Collection
Edgeworthia chrysantha 'Snow Cream' – golden paperbush Photograph Collection
Epimedium grandiflorum 'Lilafee' – bishop's hat Photograph Collection
Euonymus japonicus 'Ovatus Aureus' – golden Japanese euonymus
Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' – blue fescue
Ficus carica 'Brown Turkey' – fig
Forsythia ×intermedia 'Spectabilis' – border forsythia
Forsythia koreana 'Kumson' – gold-vein Korean forsythia Photograph Collection
Franklinia alatamaha – Franklin tree Photograph Collection
Fraxinus pennsylvanica – green ash Photograph Collection
Gardenia jasminoides 'Buttons' – compact gardenia
Gardenia jasminoides 'Crown Jewel' – gardenia Photograph Collection
Gardenia jasminoides 'Fragrant Pathways' – dwarf gardenia
Gaura lindheimeri 'Walgaupf' – Pink Fountain wand flower
Gelsemium sempervirens 'Margarita' – Carolina jessamine
Gladiolus dalenii 'Halloweenie' – parrot beak gladiolus Photograph Collection
Gymnocladus chinensis – Chinese coffee tree Photograph Collection
Hakea microcarpa – small-fruited hakea Photograph Collection
Hemerocallis 'Diamond Anniversary' – daylily
Hemerocallis 'Purple Magic' – daylily
Hemerocallis 'Southern Summer' – daylily
Heteropterys glabra – redwing Photograph Collection
Heterothalamus alienus – heterothalamus Photograph Collection
Heuchera 'Circus' – hybrid coral bells
Hibiscus syriacus 'Minspot' – Fiji First Editions™ rose-of-Sharon
Hosta 'Abiqua Drinking Gourd' – hosta
Hosta 'Broad Band' – hosta
Hosta 'Golden Tiara' – hosta Photograph Collection
Hosta 'Liberty' – hosta Photograph Collection
Hosta 'Mayflower Moon' – hosta
Hosta 'Praying Hands' – hybrid hosta Photograph Collection
Hosta 'Thunderbolt' – hosta Photograph Collection
Hydrangea aspera 'Burgundy Bliss' – Chinese hydrangea Photograph Collection
Hydrangea macrophylla 'Grenan' – Nantucket Blue™ bigleaf hydrangea
Hydrangea macrophylla 'Masja' – French hydrangea Photograph Collection
Hydrangea macrophylla 'Nigra' – black-stem bigleaf hydrangea Photograph Collection
Hydrangea macrophylla 'Penny Mac' – bigleaf Photograph Collection
Hydrangea paniculata 'Le Vasterival' – First Editions® Great Star panicled hydrangea
Hydrangea paniculata 'Little Lamb' – panicled hydrangea
Hydrangea paniculata 'Piihp-I' – Baby Lace™ dwarf panicled hydrangea
Hydrangea quercifolia 'Ellen Huff' – oakleaf hydrangea Photograph Collection
Hypericum calycinum 'Nchc1' – Golden Rule™ St. John's wort
Hypericum galioides 'Brodie' – bedstraw St. John's-wort
Hypericum pseudohenryi – shrubby St. Johnswort Photograph Collection
Ilex crenata 'Dwarf Pagoda' – dwarf Japanese Holly Photograph Collection
Ilex crenata 'Sky Pencil' – upright Japanese holly Photograph Collection
Ilex 'Nellie R. Stevens' – Nellie Stevens holly Photograph Collection
Illicium floridanum 'Shady Lady' – variegated Florida anise Photograph Collection
Illicium mexicanum 'Aztec Fire' – Mexican anise Photograph Collection
Iris 'Grace Duhon' – Louisiana iris
Iris 'King Creole' – Louisiana iris
Iris 'Starlight Starbright' – Louisiana iris
Itea virginica 'Henry's Garnet' – Virginia sweetspire Photograph Collection
Itea virginica 'Merlot' – Virginia sweetspire
Itea virginica 'Shirley's Compact' – miniature Virginia sweetspire Photograph Collection
Juniperus communis 'Gold Cone' – gold-column common juniper Photograph Collection
Juniperus horizontalis 'Wiltonii' – blue rug creeping juniper
Lagerstroemia 'Gamad I' – Cherry Dazzle™ compact crepe myrtle Photograph Collection
Lagerstroemia indica 'Whit II' – Dynamite® crepe myrtle Photograph Collection
Lagerstroemia indica 'Whit III' – Pink Velour® crepe myrtle Photograph Collection
Lamprocapnos spectabilis 'Gold Heart' – golden leaf bleeding heart Photograph Collection
Lavandula stoechas 'Anouk' – Spanish lavender
Leucothoe keiskei 'Royal Ruby' – dwarf leucothoe Photograph Collection
Ligustrum 'Sunshine' – golden privet Photograph Collection
Lonicera 'Mandarin' – orange honeysuckle Photograph Collection
Loropetalum chinense var. rubrum 'Chang Nian Hong' – Ever Red™ purple-leaf loropetalum Photograph Collection
Loropetalum chinense var. rubrum 'Spg-3-017' – Garnet Fire™ purple-leaf Chinese fringe-flower
Lycoris radiata – red spider lily Photograph Collection
Magnolia grandiflora 'Southern Charm' – Teddy Bear® Southern magnolia Photograph Collection
Magnolia insignis – red wood-lotus Photograph Collection
Magnolia maudiae – smiling forest michelia Photograph Collection
Magnolia tripetala – umbrella magnolia Photograph Collection
Malus 'Ueb 3358-3' – Golden Treat™ Urban Apple® columnar apple
Malus 'Ueb 3812-2' – Tangy Green™ Urban Apple® columnar apple
Metasequoia glyptostroboides – dawn redwood Photograph Collection
Monarda 'Petite Delight' – compact beebalm
Muhlenbergia lindheimeri – big muhly
Neolitsea sericea – silky laurel Photograph Collection
Nepeta 'Early Bird' – early bird catnip
Othonna cheirifolia – barbary ragwort Photograph Collection
Paeonia 'Scarlett O'Hara' – hybrid peony
Panicum virgatum 'Thundercloud' – tall switchgrass Photograph Collection
Phlox subulata 'Red Wing' – moss phlox
Physocarpus opulifolius 'Donna May' – Little Devil™ dwarf purple-leaf ninebark
Physocarpus opulifolius 'Jefam' – Amber Jubilee® amber-leaf ninebark
Physostegia virginiana 'Pink Manners' – obedient plant
Pieris 'Katsura' – Japanese pieris
Pinus thunbergii var. corticosa – cork-bark Japanese black pine Photograph Collection
Pittosporum parvilimbum – narrowleaf pittosporum Photograph Collection
Platycladus orientalis 'Van Hoey Smith' – golden Oriental arborvitae Photograph Collection
Poncirus trifoliata 'Flying Dragon' – contorted hardy orange Photograph Collection
Prunus glandulosa – dwarf flowering almond
Prunus persica 'NCSU Dwarf Double Red' – dwarf flowering peach Photograph Collection
Pseudolarix amabilis – golden larch Photograph Collection
Punica granatum 'Salavatski' – pomegranate
Quercus lyrata – overcup oak Photograph Collection
Quercus myrsinifolia – Chinese evergreen oak Photograph Collection
Quercus rubra – northern red oak
Rhaphiolepis umbellata – Yeddo hawthorn Photograph Collection
Rhododendron 'Camilla's Blush' – deciduous azalea
Rhododendron 'Conlee' – Autumn Amethyst™ Encore Azalea®
Rhododendron 'Delaware Valley White' – azalea
Rhododendron 'Fashion' – Girard hybrid azalea Photograph Collection
Rhododendron 'Hinode-giri' – Kurume azalea
Rhododendron 'Mnihar024' – Savannah Sunset™ repeat flowering azalea
Rhododendron 'My Mary' – deciduous azalea Photograph Collection
Rhododendron 'Rlh1-1p2' – Bloom-A-Thon® Red azalea Photograph Collection
Rhododendron 'Rlh1-2p8' – Bloom-A-Thon® Pink Double azalea
Rohdea japonica – sacred lily Photograph Collection
Rosa 'Auscat' – Winchester Cathedral shrub rose
Rosa 'Auslot' – Sophy's Rose shrub rose
Rosa 'Baieam' – Easy Elegance® Day Dream shrub rose
Rosa banksiae 'Lutea' – Lady Banks' rose Photograph Collection
Rosa 'Harwelcome' – Livin' Easy™ floribunda rose
Rosa 'Meidrifora' – Coral Drift® groundcover rose
Salix 'Flame' – red-stem willow Photograph Collection
Salvia penstemonoides – big red sage Photograph Collection
Sarcococca humilis 'Sarsid1' – Fragrant Valley™ Himalayan sweet box
Sarcococca humilis 'Sarsid2' – Fragrant Mountain™ Himalayan sweet box
Saxifraga stolonifera – strawberry geranium Photograph Collection
Scabiosa columbaria 'Butterfly Blue' – pincushion flower Photograph Collection
Schizophragma hydrangeoides 'Ivory Majik' – variegated false hydrangea vine Photograph Collection
Serissa japonica 'Sapporo' – Japanese snow rose Photograph Collection
Silene caroliniana subsp. wherryi 'Short and Sweet' – dwarf catchfly Photograph Collection
Sinowilsonia henryi – Wilson's Chinese false hazel
Spiraea japonica 'Galen' – Double Play® Artist Japanese spiraea
Spiraea japonica 'Lemon Princess' – Japanese spirea
Spodiopogon sibiricus – frost grass
Stauntonia hexaphylla – Japanese stauntonia Photograph Collection
Symphyotrichum novae-angliae 'Purple Dome' – New England aster Photograph Collection
Syringa 'Bailbelle' – Tinkerbelle® dwarf lilac
Taxus cuspidata 'Dwarf Bright Gold' – gold-flush Japanese yew
Teucrium fruticans – bush germander Photograph Collection
Thuja plicata 'Roger's Aurea Sport' – golden western redcedar Photograph Collection
Tilia platyphyllos – largeleaf linden
Tilia tomentosa – silver linden Photograph Collection
Vaccinium ashei 'Columbus' – rabbiteye blueberry
Vaccinium ashei 'Powder Blue' – rabbiteye blueberry
Vaccinium ashei 'Premier' – rabbiteye blueberry
Vaccinium ashei 'Tifblue' – rabbiteye blueberry Photograph Collection
Vaccinium corymbosum 'Flx-2' – Bountiful Blue® blueberry
Vaccinium 'Sunshine Blue' – blueberry
Viburnum 'Nantucket' – hybrid viburnum Photograph Collection
Viburnum plicatum 'Popcorn' – Japanese snowball viburnum Photograph Collection
Viburnum tinus – laurustinus viburnum Photograph Collection
Weigela 'Praecox Variegata' – hybrid weigela Photograph Collection
Wisteria frutescens 'Amethyst Falls' – American wisteria Photograph Collection
Woodwardia orientalis – Oriental chain fern Photograph Collection
Zantedeschia 'Super Gem' – calla lily

Note: This list is subject to change.

Plant Donors

Adcock's Nursery
Bailey Nurseries
Baucom's Nursery Co.
Bennett's Creek Nursery
Berry Family of Nurseries
Big Branch Nursery
Casey Nursery
Currin's Nursery
David Austin Roses
Dennis and Georgina Werner
Finch Blueberry Nursery
Greenleaf Nursery Co., North Carolina Division
Hawksridge Farms
Hefner's Nursery
Heritage Seedlings
Hoffman Nursery
Iseli Nursery
JC Raulston Arboretum
Johnson Nursery Corp.
McCorkle Nurseries
Monrovia Nursery of North Carolina
Nelson Nursery
Niche Gardens
North Creek Nurseries
Oakmont Nursery
Panoramic Farm
Panther Creek Nursery
Pender Nursery (Jim and Kathy Deal)
Piedmont Carolina Nursery
Plant Delights Nursery
Pleasant Acres Nursery
Richard and Melanie Kelley
Shangai Maple Horticulture Co.
Specialty Ornamentals
Spring Meadow Nursery
Tarheel Native Trees
Taylor's Nursery
Walters Gardens

Admission: No admission charge. Members only on Friday evening. New members always welcome.
Registration: Advanced registration is not available.
Location: Ruby C. McSwain Education Center, JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Directions: Need directions? Click here.
Parking: Free parking is available at the JC Raulston Arboretum and along Beryl Road.
Questions: Please call (919) 515-3132 for more information about this plant sale.

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