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Party for the Plant-it Sale

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Take the party home and plant-it! Purchase wildlife-friendly plants and zoo poo compost. Members have exclusive access from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, April 24 in the circle drive. General public 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 25. This event is not occurring on zoo grounds. The Tulsa Zoo will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Cost for Plants:

Size Cost
2.25″ pot $3
4″ pot $6
1-gallon pot $10
3-gallon pot $20

Cost for zoo poo compost:

Size Cost
5-gallon bucket $10
Tulsa Zoo’s tractor bucket load $50

List of Plants:

Photo Common Name Botanical Name Type Size (H/W) Exposure Moisture
Alaska Shasta Daisy Leucanthemum ‘Alaska’ perennial 24″/20″ Full Sun Low-Med.
Batface Cuphea Cuphea llavea annual-pollinator 20″/24″ Full Sun Medium
Bed of Nails Solanum quitoense annual 40″/40″ Full Sun Medium
Belize Sage Salvia miniata annual-pollinator 36″/24″ Late Shade Med.-High
Bloodflower Asclepias currassavica annual-pollinator 30″/24″ Full Sun Medium
Blue Grama Grass Bouteloua gracilis NA native 24″/18″ Full Sun Low
Brazilian Button Centratherum intermedium annual-pollinator 20″/36″ Full Sun Medium
Brazilian Orchid Pepper Capsicum baccatum annual 36″/30″ Full Sun Medium
Butterfly Weed Asclepias tuberosa NA native-perennial 24″/20″ Full Sun Low
Cheyenne Spirit Coneflower Echinacea ‘Cheyenne Spirit’ perennial 24’/20″ Full Sun Low-Med.
Cigar Plant Cuphea ignea annual-pollinator 30″/30″ Full Sun Medium
Colorado Columbine Aquilegia caerulea NA native-perennial 24’/15″ Shade Medium
Denver Daisy Black-eyed Susan Rudbeckia ‘Denver Daisy’ perennial 20″/18″ Late Shade Medium
Fame Flower Talinum calycinum NA native-perennial 10″/8″ Full Sun Low
Firebird Hyssop Agastache cana ‘Firebird’ perennial 30″/24″ Full Sun Low-Med.
Flower Child Salvia Salvia microphylla ‘Flower Child’ annual-pollinator 18″/18″ Late Shade Medium
Frangipani Plumeria spp. tropical 8’/5′ Late Shade Medium
Gayfeather Liatris ligulistylis NA native-perennial 30″/15″ Full Sun Low-Med.
Globe Thistle Echinops ritro perennial 30″/24″ Full Sun Low-Med.
Golden Baby Goldenrod Solidago canadensis‘Golden Baby’ perennial 20″/12″ Full Sun Low-Med.
Hairy Balls Plant Gomphocarpus physocarpus annual-pollinator 48″/30″ Full Sun Low
Hummingbird Plant Hamelia patens annual-pollinator 20″/20″ Late Shade Medium
Hyacinth Bean Vine Dolichos lablab annual vine 10′ Full Sun Medium
Indian Steel Indian Grass Sorghastrum nutans ‘Indian Steel’ NA native-perennial (CV) 36″/30″ Full Sun Low
Inferno Copperleaf Acalypha wilkesiana ‘Inferno’ tropical-foliage 30″/24″ Full Sun Medium
Limelight Mexican Sage Salvia mexicana ‘Limelight’ annual-pollinator 48+”/24+” Full Sun Medium
Mahoe Sea Hibiscus Hibiscus tiliaceus tropical-foliage 48″/36″ Full Sun High-Med.
October Skies Aster Aster oblongifolius ‘October Skies’ perennial 24″/24″ Full Sun Low-Med.
Oleander tree Nerium oleander tropical 40″/24″ Full Sun Medium
Ornamental Oregano Origanum x ‘Amethyst Falls’ perennial 15″/18″ Full Sun Low
Plumbago Plumbago auriculata annual-pollinator 20″/20″ Late Shade Medium
Pumpkin on a Stick Solanum integrifolium annual 30″/20″ Full Sun Medium
Purple Coneflower Echinacea purpurea NA native-perennial 30″/18″ Full Sun Low
Purple False Vervain Stachytarpheta frantzii annual-pollinator 36″/30″ Full Sun Medium
Purple Taro Calocasia esculenta tropical-foliage 36″/36″ Shade High-Med.
Red Bloodflower Asclepias currassavica ‘Silky Red’ annual-pollinator 30″/24″ Full Sun Medium
Red Mexican Sunflower Tithonia rotundifolia ‘Torch Red’ annual-pollinator 48″/30″ Full Sun Low-Med.
Red October Big Bluestem Andropogon gerardii ‘Red October’ NA native-perennial (CV) 40″/30″ Full Sun Low
Red Shrimp Plant Justicia brandegeana annual 30″/30″ Late Shade Medium
Red Velvet Sage Salvia confertiflora annual-pollinator 60″/40″ Late Shade Medium
Rosalita Spider Flower Cleome ‘Inncleosr’ annual-pollinator 30″/24″ Late Shade Low-Med.
Salmon False Vervain Stachytarpheta mutabilis annual-pollinator 40″/40″ Full Sun Medium
Sideoats Grama Grass Bouteloua curtipendula ‘Trailway’ NA native-perennial (CV) 18″/24″ Full Sun Low
Silver Dollar Eucalyptus Eucalyptus cinerea annual 30″/24″ Full Sun Medium
Silver Shield Plectranthus Plectranthus argentatus ‘Silver Shield’ annual 24″/24″ Shade Medium
Snowbush Breynia disticia tropical-foliage 30″/30″ Late Shade Medium
Starfire Pink Cuphea Cuphea x ┬áignea ‘Starfire Pink’ annual-pollinator 36″/36″ Late Shade Low-Med.
Summer Jewel White Salvia Salvia coccinea ‘Summer Jewel White’ annual-pollinator 18″/18″ Late Shade Medium
Switch grass Panicum virgatum ‘Trailblazer’ NA native-perennial (CV) 48″/30″ Full Sun Low
Torch Lily Kniphofia uvaria ‘Flamenco’ perennial 36″/24″ Full Sun Medium
Tricolor Stromanthe Stromanthe sanguinea ‘Tri-Color’ tropical-foliage 30″/24″ Shade Medium
Turnera Tunera ulmifolia annual-pollinator 30″/30″ Full Sun Low-Med.
Variegated Flax Lily Dianella tasmanica ‘Variegata’ tropical-foliage 30″/24″ Late Shade Low-Med.
Variegated Ginger Alpinia zerumbet tropical-foliage 30″/24″ Shade Medium
Vermilion Tropical Sage Salvia coccinea ‘Vermilion’ annual-pollinator 60″/48″ Late Shade Medium
Wendy’s Wish Salvia Salvia x ‘Wendy’s Wish’ annual-pollinator 36″/36″ Late Shade Medium
White Mexican Salvia Salvia leucantha ‘White Mischief’ annual-pollinator 24″/36″ Full Sun Medium
Yellow Bloodflower Asclepias currassavica‘Silky Gold’ annual-pollinator 30″/24″ Full Sun Medium
Yellow Mexican Sunflower Tithonia rotundifolia ‘Goldfinger’ annual-pollinator 48″/30″ Full Sun Low-Med.