Calendar of Events

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Keep up-to-date on Forrest Keeling events like our annual Field Days. We also post other items of interest from the nursery and green industry, including conferences and symposiums that we support and at which are scheduled to present a paper or have a booth.

Our calendar is updated frequently so check back often.

May, 2015

Shaw Wildflower Market - Native Plant Sale

Shaw Wildflower Market - Native Plant Sale

Largest Selection of Native Wildflowers Available in the St. Louis Area

Admission is $5 per person, $3 for seniors and students 13+. Free to Missouri Botanical Garden Members and Shaw Nature Reserve Passholders and their children (age 18 and under).

Shaw Nature Reserve and several nurseries from throughout the area will offer hundreds of varieties of Missouri native annual and perennial wildflowers, ferns, trees and shrubs to use in home landscaping and to attract wildlife. The sale will feature the showiest and hardiest native plants for sun or shade, including purple coneflower, butterfly milkweed, blazing star, dwarf crested iris, cardinal flower, compass plant, wild phlox, ostrich fern, red buckeye, fringe tree and short-leaf pine. 

Plants will be for sale from Shaw Nature Reserve, Wild Ones, Missouri Wildflowers Nursery, Forrest Keeling Nursery,  Pan’s Garden, Andy's Native Plants, Ozark Berry Farm, St. Francis Mountain Natives, and DJM Ecological Services. All vendor accept cash or checks. Missouri Wildflower Nursery accepts credit cards, cash, or checks.  Please pay each vendor separately. 

MISSOURI  NATIVE PLANTS of the prairie, wetland, woodland and savanna will be available. All plants sold will be nursery propagated (i.e., not wild harvested).

This annual event is always a treat!  Bring mom for an early Mother's Day outing.

For more information on this event, click here.

September, 2015


Tenative date set for our biennial Fall Field Day!!  Welcome nursery professionals, government agencies, engineering/consulting firms, contractors, and all of our wholesale division customers, for a day of learning, tours, and lunch! KEEP CHECKING WEBSITE--More to come as we get closer to the date!! 

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