Online Store


For the past 16 years, the Lake County Forest Preserves and Possibility Place Nursery have partnered to host one of the most-visited native plant sales in Chicagoland. Due to social distancing guidelines, we are hosting an online sale again this year. Your plant purchases will be shipped right to your doorstep!

Yes, you can order native plants in your sweatpants. You don’t even have to “leaf” home! Sales of native trees, shrubs and perennials are open NOW all the way through December 31, 2021.

Key details for easy shopping:

  • Use the links below to be labeled as a Forest Preserve shopper
  • Minimum purchase of 18 pints, in any combination of plants*
  • One-gallon trees and shrubs will ship beginning April 1
  • Perennial plants will ship beginning May 15
  • Perennial inventory will increase after April 15
  • Tree and shrub inventory will increase in June
  • Different sizes may be available in each species
  • Species available while supplies last
  • Possibility Place will notify you when your order ships

*Requirement for safe and efficient delivery

The Lake County Forest Preserves receives a portion of each sale, benefitting its educational programming. Thank you for your support.

Are 18 plants more than you need to accomplish your garden goals? Ask a neighbor to split the box! 

Lake County Forest Preserves

Perennial sales end September 24th!
Tree and shrub sales will continue throughout the fall.

The Online Store features our carefully chosen selection of trees, shrubs and perennials that are shippable through the mail. For our full availability, all species and sizes, check out our Plant Finder. Need help planning? Contact Us for a free consultation.

Trees and Shrubs - 1 Gallon size only
Perennials - Pint size, some also in 1 Gallon size
Perennial Flats of 18 - Mix and Match! Each box holds 18 pints and must be fully packed to ship. You can mix and match any species to make a total of 18, 36, 54, etc. Happy Growing!