Fall Native Plant Sale

Hartman Reserve Nature Center, Black Hawk County

Thursday, September 22, 2022

Native flowers and grasses, shrubs, trees and soil amendments will be available for pre-order and purchase through Blooming Prairie Nursery. Blooming Prairie Nursery is a family-owned nursery specializing in growing and installing native Iowa prairie flowers. Their wildflowers are raised locally in Iowa creating stronger plants that thrive in their natural environment. For more information about the nursery, please visit www.BloomingPrairieNursery.com. 

A list of native plants available for pre-order can be found at: https://www.bloomingprairieiowa.com/prairie-plant-inventory/

***Shrubs and trees are only available via pre-order.

To place a pre-order, please call 515-689-9444 or email info@bloomingprairieiowa.com.

The specific species of plants that will be available in-person at the sale will vary. If you would like to guarantee specific plants, we strongly encourage you to pre-order ahead of time. 

We will also be having informational booths from other local organizations on-site. If you'd like to have a booth, please email Katie at kklus@blackhawkcounty.iowa.gov before the day of the sale.

Day of the Sale:

  • Please park in the parking lot located at 657 Reserve Drive, Cedar Falls, Iowa. If you need accommodations to get to the building below the parking lot, please call 319-277-2187.
  • Forms of payment accepted: Cash (preferred), Check and Credit Card (4% processing fee for CC purchases)
  • Plants will be available in 3", 4", and 1 gallon pots. The "Soil Builder Plus" and "Garden Builder Plus" soil amendments will be for sale in 30# bags. To read more about these, please visit: https://www.bloomingprairieiowa.com/soil-health/
  • We encourage you to bring reusable bags or other containers to carry your purchases to your vehicle in. If you purchase more than you can carry, we will have accommodations made available for you to pick up your order.
  • A portion of the sales will go back to Black Hawk County Conservation.

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Fall Native Plant Sale


Thursday, September 22, 2022
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM


Hartman Reserve Nature Center
657 Reserve Drive
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
Contact info: kklus@blackhawkcounty.iowa.gov *To pre-order plants, please call 515-689-9444 or email info@bloomingprairienursery.com
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