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EVENTS & WORKSHOPS

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BN&S Plant Sale Events

Borderlands Nursery & Seed

42 San Antonio Road Patagonia, AZ 85624

 

Fall Plant Sale September 28: 9AM - 2PM

Join us for one of our plant sale events at the nursery to shop our native plants and seed in person.

 

Enjoy vendors and music, and bring all your native plant and gardening questions to ask our staff!

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Open to the Public

Borderlands Nursery & Seed

42 San Antonio Road Patagonia, AZ 85624

August 8: 10AM -2PM

August 17: 8AM - Noon

October 12: 9AM - Noon (Sky Islands Artisan Festival)

Come shop the nursery on select days we are open to the public, including Saturdays. 

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Community Pre-Order Delivery Days

Shop our plants and seeds online and note the location and date of pick up at checkout. We will bring your plants and seeds to the location during the hours noted.

Tohono Chul Plant Sale 


July 26: 3PM - 7PM & July 27: 8AM - 1PM

Join us at one of Tucson's most exciting plant events. 

***Email your plant and seed order to horticulture@borderlandsrestoration.org for us to bring it for pickup at the sale. For this event only, all payments go through Tohono Chul at the event checkout instead of placing an order through our website. *** We will also have a selection of native container plants and seeds available for purchase at the sale. 

Sierra Vista Food Co-op Plant Delivery


August 1: 11AM - Noon

Friends of the Huachuca Mountains - The Carr House Hereford Plant Delivery & Presentation


Plant Pick-Up: September 8, 12PM - 1PM (In the parking area)

Presentation: 1:30PM - 2:30PM

Presentation: Ecological Restoration with Native Plants

Francesca Claverie, Native Plant Program Director

Borderlands Restoration Network

Bat Fest - Kartchner Caverns State Park

 

Plant Pick-Up: October 19, 9AM - Noon

 

BN&S staff will be giving a presentation on our agave for bat work, tabling, and delivering plants or seeds ordered online ahead of time.

Chandler Plant Delivery & Presentation

Presentation: October 26, 10:30AM

Plant Pick-Up: 11:30AM

Presentation: Ecological Restoration with Native Plants

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Workshops

Native Plant Propagation & Nursery Management Workshop

*** Workshop is full.

Borderlands Nursery & Seed

42 San Antonio Road Patagonia, AZ 85624

August 8: 10AM - 2PM

Join us for an informative class to learn about all things related to running and managing a native plant nursery such as propagating native plants from both seeds and cuttings, seed and plant sourcing, plant lists, dormancy, mechanical scarification, temperature stratification, transplanting, pot sizes for retail vs. restoration needs, irrigation, soil type, timelines, and more. The nursery will also be open for shopping.

 

Email horticulture@borderlandsrestoration.org to sign up. 

Limit of 15 participants.

Cost: Free, donations accepted.

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Native Seed Collection Workshop

Borderlands Nursery & Seed

42 San Antonio Road Patagonia, AZ 85624

October 5: 10AM - 2PM

Join us Saturday, October 5 for a tour of the Borderlands Nursery & Seed Seed Lab to learn about our operations and programs, then head out to the beautiful San Rafael Valley to learn about native grasses and our ethical seed collection protocols.

 

Participants will help collect seeds that will be used in a local ecological restoration project to mitigate erosion and revegetate the landscape to support healthy habitats.

Participants should bring water and snacks, wear sun protective gear, long pants, and sturdy shoes for walking across uneven terrain, and be comfortable hiking short distances. Seed collection equipment, snake gaiters, and blaze orange safety vests will be provided. 
 

Email horticulture@borderlandsrestoration.org to sign up. 

Limit of 15 participants.

Cost: Free, donations accepted

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Farm Party!

BRN Seed Barn

42 San Antonio Road Patagonia, AZ 85624

October 5: 6PM-12AM

Come celebrate our recent farm acquisition! 

 

We’ll be celebrating the Borderlands Restoration Farm and dancing the night away in the BRN Seed Barn in Patagonia. BYOB and snacks to share. DJ sets and music throughout the evening. 

Email horticulture@borderlandsrestoration.org to sign up for camping spots. 

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Tucson Plant Delivery

Exo Roast Co.

196 W Simpson St Tucson, AZ 85701

November 2 & December 7: 11AM - Noon 

Shop our plants and seeds online and pick up your order at Exo Roast Co. in Tucson on the listed dates.

 

At check out online, note "EXO" and date of pick-up.

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