THE SECRET TEA ROOM is on a short summer break and will be returning Wednesday, August 28! New dates will be added to the calendar soon.




“Mom can never have too many plants in her garden!”



Reeves-Reed Arboretum is hosting its annual Plant Sale just in time for Mother’s Day! This annual fundraiser for the Arboretum features annuals and deer-resistant perennials, natives and non-invasive exotics, and pollinator favorites. Their offerings include the unusual, the workhorses, the little-known treasures that should become household names, the hard-to-find, and the Arboretum staff's favorite picks and not-so-guilty pleasures. Come expand your gardening horizons!

The sale includes, but is not limited to: Foxglove, False Sunflower, Bellflower, Larkspur, Hellebores, Bleeding Heart, Woodland Phlox, Ostrich Fern, Butterfly Weed, Virginia Bluebell, Red Columbine, New Zealand Hair Sage, Mexican Feather Grass, and more.

This annual plant sale takes place rain or shine on May 12,13, and 14, 2023. Reeves-Reed Arboretum Members can shop early on Friday, May 12 from 2 – 7 PM. The sale is open to the public on Saturday, May 13 and Sunday, May 14 from 10 AM – 3 PM. Don’t forget to shop for Mom or bring her along and enjoy the beautiful spring trees and flowers that are blooming throughout the Arboretum’s grounds.

The Arboretum's Plant Sale is one of several fundraisers held throughout the year. The income raised contributes directly to the care and upkeep of this non-profit’s gardens and grounds that are open to the public daily, 365 days a year.

Reeves-Reed Arboretum is located at 165 Hobart Avenue in Summit, New Jersey. Questions about the sale, upcoming programs, or events? Call 908-273-8787, x1010 or visit

Celebrating over 40 years as a historic public garden and education resource, Reeves-Reed Arboretum engages, educates, and enriches the public through horticulture and environmental education, and the care and utilization of the gardens and estate. Open 7 days a week, the Arboretum is listed on both the National and New Jersey State Historic Registers. Funding for RRA is made possible in part by the NJ Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State, through a grant administered by the Union County Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs, Department of Parks & Community Renewal.

Reeves-Reed Arboretum....a place to grow, for everyone!