The Society’s Spring Plant Sale

3 Days in May!
Friday May 13
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm (Member's preview only)
Saturday May 14
8:00 am to 2:00 pm
Sunday May 15
8:00 am to 2:00 pm (or until sold out)

Our Largest Sale of the Year is back for 2022!

Many unique finds. Bring your wheelbarrows & carts!

Over 5,000 Plants

Zoned for Our Area

Come stroll Burke and Plaza gardens where there will be over 5,000 plants for sale. All plants will be zoned for our area and most you will not find in local garden shops. You will find a variety of shrubs, flowers, cactus, tomatoes and more…

Over 300 varieties! Check out the selection.

Sneak Peek

Members Preview

On Friday, between 5:30 & 7:30pm, members are invited to get in ahead of the crowds for VIP access to the entire plant sale. For special access to events and local nursery and flower shop discounts, learn how to become a member today.


& Pop-up Vendors

On Saturday, be sure to enjoy the cactus and succulent garden demonstration. Look for gardening and ornamentation vendor pop-ups.

Come Join Us!

Wilbur D. May Arboretum
Burke Garden
1595 N Sierra St
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The Heart of Your Arboretum

The May Arboretum Society is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) dedicated to the life, growth, and long term sustainability of the Wilbur D. May Arboretum, your arboretum, at Rancho San Rafael Regional Park in beautiful downtown Reno. Events, education, lectures and workshops enrich our members, our city, and our society as a whole.

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