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The following information is provided as a guide to assist you in finding businesses that sell native plants or seeds. The information contained herein is not all inclusive nor is it an endorsement or recommendation of the vendors; however, we have satisfactorily purchased plants from many of the nurseries listed. Also, please note that some of the vendors sell non-native as well as native plants.

For the most up-to-date information on dates and times of local plant sales, nursery hours and visitation policies, plant descriptions and availability, etc., please click on the website address for each entry.

To the best of our knowledge, these nurseries support conservation through propagation and do not collect from the wild. We recommend that you contact the nurseries prior to purchase if you have any specific questions or concerns.

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Local Plant Sales  

Local Retail Nurseries  

National Retail Nurseries  

National Wholesale Nurseries  

Links to sources of native plants


General Regional Search
This is a searchable site for retail and wholesale nurseries, garden centers and plant sales in the Delaware Valley area provided by the Chanticleer Foundation, Hardy Plant Society/Mid-Atlantic Group, and the Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College.

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General National Search
Plant Information Online is a comprehensive nationwide collection of databases of interest to plant and gardening enthusiasts and students, as well as professional botanists, horticulturists, and researchers. This searchable site is a free service of the University of Minnesota Libraries.

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Local Plant Sales 

Within the southeastern Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland region a number of organizations hold annual plant sales.  These sales provide an opportunity to purchase common and uncommon native plants while supporting not-for-profit organizations.  For the most up-to-date information on dates and times for local plant sales, please click on the website address for each entry. 

Adkins Arboretum
12610 Eveland Road
Ridgely, MD 21660
(410) 634-2847

Nursery open weekdays mid-April - October

Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve
P.O. Box 685
New Hope, PA 18938-0685
(215) 862-2924

Plant sales May and September  

Brandywine Conservancy
Routes 1 and 100, P.O. Box 141
Chadds Ford, PA 19317
(610) 388-2700
Native plant and seed sale Mother’s Day weekend

Delaware Native Plant Society
PO Box 369
Dover, DE 19903
Plant sale first Saturday in November

Delaware Nature Society
Ashland Nature Center
P.O. Box 700
Hockessin, DE 19707
(302) 239-2334
Native Plant Sale April 30th – May 1st

London Grove Friends Meeting House
Route 926 at Newark Road
London Grove, PA
(610) 268-8466
Plant sale early May

Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
100 E. Northwestern Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118
(215) 247-5777

Plant sale Mother’s Day weekend

Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College
500 College Avenue
Swarthmore, PA 19081
(610) 328-8025The Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College

Scott Associates’ Fall Plant Sale, odd years 

Temple University Annual Plant Sale
580 Meetinghouse Road
Ambler, PA 19002
(215) 283-1330

Plant sale April

Tyler Arboretum
515 Painter Road
Media, PA 19063
(610) 566-9134
Plant sale last Friday in April

University of Delaware Botanic Gardens
Newark, DE 19716(302) 831-0153

Plant sales in April and September

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Local Retail Nurseries 

Following is a list of nurseries in the southeastern Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, and New Jersey area that sell native plants.

All Seasons Nursery and Garden Center
1325 S. Governors Ave
Dover, DE 19904
Woody plants
Retail garden center

Brandywine Conservancy
Routes 1 and 100, P.O. Box 141
Chadds Ford, PA 19317
(610) 388-2700

East Coast Garden Center
70 Creek Drive
Millsboro, DE 19966
(302) 945-5853

Perennial and woody plants
Retail garden center

Edge of Woods Native Plant Nursery, LLC
2415 Route 100
Orefield, PA 18069
(610) 395-2570
Perennial and woody native plants
Retail plant nursery

Fairweather Gardens
PO Box 330 
Greenwich, NJ 08323 
(856) 451-6261

Distinctive native and non-native plants
Retail mail-order

Gateway Garden Center 
7277 Lancaster Pike
Hockessin, DE 19707
(302) 239-2727

Trees, shrubs, perennials
Retail garden center

Go Native Tree Farm
2310 Chestnut View Drive
Lancaster, PA 17603
(717) 399-0195
Trees and shrubs

Groff's Plant Farm
6128 Street Road
Kirkwood, PA 17536
(717) 529-2249

Annuals, perennials, shrubs
Seasonal retail shop

Keystone Wildflowers
675 Hill Road
Robesonia, PA 19551
(610) 750-4186

Kollar Nursery
5200 West Heaps Road
Pylesville, MD 21132
(410) 836-0500
Trees, shrubs, and perennials

Lord’s Landscaping
315 Atlantic Avenue
Millville, DE 19967
(302) 539-6119

Garden center

Northeast Natives and Perennials
1716 E. Sawmill Rd.
Quakertown, PA 18951
(215) 901-5552
Herbaceous and woody native perennials

Old Country Gardens
414 Wilson Road
Wilmington, DE 19803
(302) 652-3317

Perennials and woody plants
Retail garden center

Mostardi Nursery
4033 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA 19073
(610) 356-8035

Retail garden center

RareFind Nursery
957 Patterson Road
Jackson, NJ 08527
(732) 833-0613

Native and non-native
Retail shop and mail-order

Redbud Native Plant Nursery
643 W. Baltimore Ave.
Media, PA 19063
(610) 895-2833

Retail and wholesale, no shipping

Yellow Springs Farm

1165 Yellow Springs Road
Chester Springs, PA 19425
(610) 827-2114

Perennials, ferns, grasses, woody plants
Retail mail-order 

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National Retail Nurseries 

Following is a list of nurseries found outside of our region that sell native plants.  Some businesses will ship while others require on-site pick up.  For details, please contact a nursery directly or visit their web-site for additional information.

Appalachian Wildflower Nursery
723 Honey Creek
Reedsville, PA 17084
(717) 667-6998
Retail mail-order

Beaver Creek Nursery
7526 Pelleaux Road
Knoxville, TN 37938
(865) 922-3961

Unusual native species and cultivars
Retail shop, no mail-order

Broken Arrow Nursery
13 Broken Arrow Road
Hamden, CT 06518
(203) 288-1026

Native and non-native, Kalmia specialist
Retail shop and mail-order

Camellia Forest Nursery
626 Highway 54 West
Chapel Hill, NC 27516

Native and non-native woody plants
Retail shop and mail-order

Carolina Native Nursery
1126 Prices Creek Road
Burnsville, NC 28714
(828) 682-1471

Wholesale and retail

Carolina Wild
314 Camellia Dr.
Anderson, SC 29625
(864) 261-0659

Native wildflowers and grasses
Limited hours, no shipping

The Crownsville Nursery
P.O. Box 309
Strasburg, VA 22657
(540) 631-9411
Retail mail-order

Elk Mountain Nursery
142 Ward Cove Road
Asheville, NC 28804
(704) 258-8066

Perennials, grasses and woody plants
Retail mail-order

Forest Farm 
990 Tetherow Road
Williams, OR 97544-9599
(541) 846-7269
Native and non-native
Retail mail-order

Forrest Keeling Nursery
88 Forrest Keeling Lane
Elsberry, MO 63343
(800) 356-2401

Native trees, shrubs, evergreens
Retail shop and wholesale

Fraser’s Thimble Farms
175 Arbutus Rd.
Salt Spring Island V8K 1A3
B.C. Canada
Native and non-native
Trees, shrubs, perennials

Head-Lee Nursery
2365 Blue Ridge Boulevard
Seneca, SC 29672
(864) 882-3663

Natives and non-natives
Trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals

Gardens of the Blue Ridge
PO Box 10
Pineola NC 28662
(828) 733-2417
Trees, shrubs, perennials
Retail mail-order

Klehm’s Song Sparrow Nursery
13101 E. Rye Road
Avalon, WI 53505
(800) 553-3715

Native and non-native
Trees, shrubs, and perennials
Retail mail-order

Lazy K Nursery
705 Wright Road
Pine Mountain, GA 31822
(706) 663-4991

Native azaleas, trees, shrubs and perennials
Wholesale and retail mail-order 

Lazy S'S Farm Nursery
2360 Spotswood Trail
Barboursville, VA  22923

Trees, shrubs, herbaceous
Retail mail-order

Meadowbrook Nursery/We-Du Natives
2055 Polly Spout Road
Marion, NC 28752
(828) 738-8300

Trees, shrubs, perennials, ferns
Retail mail-order

Missouri Wildflower Nursery
9814 Pleasant Hill Rd.
Jefferson Coty, MO 65109
(573) 496-3492
Retail mail-order

Moss Acres
59 Bates Road
Honesdale, PA 18431
(866) 438-6677
Moss, Ferns
Retail mail-order

Munchkin Nursery and Gardens
323 Woodside Drive, NW
Depauw, IN 47115-9039
(812) 633-4858

Native and non-native rare and unusual shade perennials
Retail mail-order and by appointment

48 Sherman Dr.
Beaufort, SC 29907
(843) 525- 9454 and (843) 812-4845
Wild provenance shrubs and perennials
Retail mail-order or by appointment

Nearly Native Nursery
776 McBride Road
Fayetteville, GA 30215
(770) 460-6284

Southeastern trees, shrubs, perennials
Retail shop and mail-order
New England Wild Flower Society

Nasami Farm
128 North Street
Whately, MA
(413) 397-9922

Trees, shrubs, wildflowers

Niche Gardens
1111 Dawson Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
(919) 967-0078

Southeastern natives and non-natives
Retail shop and mail-order

Nurseries Caroliniana
143 Mims Grove Church Road
N. Augusta, SC 29841
(803) 279-2707

Native and non-native
Wholesale, retail shop and mail-order

Pine Ridge Gardens
P O Box 200
832 Sycamore Road
London, AR

Perennials, grasses, and woody plants
Retail mail-order and by appointment

Plant Delights Nursery, Inc.
9241 Sails Road 
Raleigh, NC 27603 
(919) 772-4794
Native and non-native plants
Retail mail-order, open house days, and by appointment

Prairie Moon Nursery
Route 3, Box 163
Winona. MN 55987
(507) 452-1362

Native plants and seeds
Wholesale and retail mail-order

Prairie Nursery
PO Box 306
Westfield, WI 53964

(800) 476-9453
Native plants and seeds
Wholesale and retail mail-order
Seasonal retail shop

Russell Graham, Purveyor of Plants
4030 Eagle Crest Road NW
Salem, OR 97304-9787
(503) 362-1135
Native and non-native plants
Retail mail-order

Spangle Creek Labs
21950 County Road 445
Bovey, MN 55709-8364
(218) 247-0245

Native and non-native orchids from tissue culture
Retail mail-order

Sunlight Gardens
174 Golden Lane
Andersonville, TN 37705
(865) 494-8237

Eastern native perennials
Retail mail-order

Sunshine Farm and Gardens
HC 67, Box 539 C
Renick, WV 24966
(304) 497-2208

Native and non-native
Wholesale and limited retail

Toadshade Wildflower Farm
53 Everittstown Road
Frenchtown, NJ 08825

Perennials and woody plants
Retail mail-order

Trilliums Unlimited
111 Edgemoor Drive
Burlington, VT 05401-1921
(802) 865-3113

Trillium seeds
Retail mail-order

Wildflower, Inc.
234 Oak Tree Trail
Wilsonville, AL 35186
(205) 669-4097
Jan Midgley, (
Perennials, ferns and woody plants
Wholesale and retail 

The Wild Orchid Company
PO Box 164
Carversville, PA 18913-0164
(215) 297-5053

Hardy terrestrial orchid species
Wholesale and retail mail-order

Woodlanders, Inc.
1128 Colleton Avenue
Aiken, SC 29801
(803) 648-7522

Hard-to-find natives, woody and herbaceous plants
Retail mail-order, visit by appointment 

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National Wholesale Nurseries  

The following nurseries sell to the trade only (garden centers, retail nurseries, landscape designers, contactors, and other commercial organizations). Please do not contact them for retail sales.

American Native Plants Maryland Native Nurseries, Inc.
P.O. Box 158
Perry Hall, MD 21128
(410) 529-0552

Native trees, shrubs, and herbaceous plants
Wholesale only

Aquascapes Unlimited, Inc.
PO Box 364
Pipersville, PA 18947
(215) 766-8151
Wholesale only

Birmingham Gardens 
1257 Birmingham Road
West Chester, PA 19328
(610) 793-1494
Native and non-native woody plants
Wholesale only

Bluebird Nursery, Inc.
519 Bryan Street
Clarkson, NE 68629
(800) 356-9164
Perennials, grasses
Wholesale only

Bobtown Nursery
16212 Country Club Road
Melfa, VA 23410
(757) 787-8484
Wholesale only

Conard-Pyle Company
372 Rosehill Road
West Grove, PA 19390-9701
(800) 458-6559

Wholesale only

Crow Dog Native Ferns and Gardens
376 Carrick Creek Road
Pickens, SC 29671-8374
(864) 878-1786

Native ferns
Wholesale only

Dodd & Dodd Native Nurseries
Drawer 439
Semmes, AL 36575
(334) 645-2222

Wholesale only

Ernst Conservation Seed
9006 Mercer Pike
Meadville, PA 16350
(800) 873-3321

Native grasses and perennials
Wholesale only

Harvery's Gardens
38 New Bridgeville Rd
Wrightsville, PA 17368
(717) 246-0574

Heritage Seedlings, Inc.
4194 71st Avenue SE
Salem. OR 97317-9208
(503) 585-9835
Trees, shrubs, perennials
Wholesale only

Hoffman Nursery
5520 Bahama Rd.
Rougemont, NC
(919) 479-6620

Ornamental and native grasses
Wholesale only

Jelitto Perennial Seeds
1125 Chenoweth Lane
Suite 301
Louisville, KY 40207


Kurt Bluemel, Inc
2740 Greene Lane
Baldwin, MD. 21013
(800) 498-1560

Ornamental grasses, perennials, ferns
Wholesale only

Natural Landscapes Nursery
354 North Jennersville Road
West Grove, PA 19390
(610) 869-3788

Wholesale only

New Moon Nursery, LLC
975 Barretts Run Road
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
(888) 998-1951

Perennials, grasses, aquatics, ferns
Wholesale only

North Creek Nurseries, Inc.
388 North Creek Road
Landenberg, PA 19350
(610) 255-0100

Native perennials, grasses, ferns, woodies
Wholesale only

Octoraro Farm
698 Lees Bridge Rd.
Nottinham, PA 19362
(610) 932-0225
Perennial, Trees and Shrubs
Wholesale, Retail by appointment

Octoraro Native Plant Nursery
6126 Street Road
Kirkwood, PA 17536
(717) 529-3160

Wholesale only

Pinelands Nursery
323 Island Road
Columbus, NJ 08022
(609) 291-9486

Native plants and erosion control
Wholesale only

Pleasant Run Nursery, Inc.
93 Ellisdale Road
Allentown, NJ 08501
(609) 259-8585

Native and non-native plants
Wholesale only

The Primrose Path
921 Scottsdale-Dawson Road
Scottsdale, PA 15683
(724) 887-6756

Specialty perennials
Wholesale only 

Shadow Nursery
254 Shadow Nursery Road
Winchester, TN 37398
(931) 967-6059

Trees, shrubs
Wholesale only

Spring Haven
1362 Mountain Rd.
Newburg, PA 17240
(717) 423-6652
Specializing in Trillium
Wholesale, Retail by appointment

Spring Meadow, Inc.
12601 120th Avenue
Grand Haven, MI 49417-9621
(800) 633-8859

Shrub liners
Wholesale only

Sunny Border Nurseries, Inc.
Kensington, Ct 06037
(800) 732-1627

Perennials, ferns, grasses,
Vines, roses, herbs
Wholesale only  

Sylva Native Nursery and Seed Company
3815 Roser Road
Glen Rock, PA 17327
(717) 227-0486

Native plants and seeds
Wholesale only

Temple University Native Plant Propagation Center
580 Meetinghouse Road
Ambler, PA 19002
(215) 283-1330
Wholesale only

Tom Dodd Nurseries, Inc.
Semmes, AL
(888) 866-3663

Native shrubs and perennials
Wholesale only

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Links to sources of native plans

Several lists of native plant sources have been developed by other organizations.  Below are links to just a few of the sites.

Maryland Native Plant Society
Native plant sources for Mid-Atlantic Region.

North Carolina Botanical Garden
Recommended sources for native plants.

North Carolina Native Plant Society
Nursery sources for native seeds and plants.

Pennsylvania Native Plant Society
Native plant sources

Virginia Native Plant Society
Virginia nursery sources for native plants.

Native Plant Society of New Jersey
Native plant sources for New Jersey

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
National supplier’s directory

U.S. Forest Service  
Eastern Resource Directory for Native Plants.

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