Adkins Arboretum

12610 Eveland Rd., Ridgely, MD 21660

410-634-2847

Retail nursery open April - October; check website for hours.

American Native Plants

7500 Marshy Point Rd. Middle River, MD 21220 (no public access)

(410) 529-0552

Wholesale only grower of native trees, shrubs, perennials; For retail sales of these plants visit directnativeplants.com

Archewild

2191 Hillcrest Rd, Quakertown, PA

(855) 752-6862

Stocks EPA Ecoregion Level IV specific genetic strains of more than 600 species of popular and hard-to-find native plants. Sizes range from plugs and liners through all ranges of containers and up to 3" caliper B&B. In addition to their nursery, ArcheWild also consults on restoration design, conservation agriculture and more.

Atlantic White Cedar Conservation

at Ivy Neck Farm, 1366 Cumberstone Road Harwood, MD 20776

contact by email

Specializing in restoring threatened species to help establish a thriving population again. They grow the trees from seeds which are collected locally in the Delmarva area including Maryland, Virginia and Delaware.

Botanique Nursery

214 Pitcher Plant Ln, Stanardsville, VA 22973

(434) 985-4425
(call ahead)

Wholesale and retail plant nursery specializing in carnivorous plants, such as the Venus' Fly Trap, Pitcher Plants, Sundews and more.

rob.botanique@gmail.com (Rob Sacilotto)

Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve & Nursery

1635 River Road
New Hope, PA 18938

(215) 862-2924

See and buy plants native to Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and the Delaware Valley. Explore more than 700 native plant species growing in their natural habitats throughout the Preserve. At least 200 species of high-quality native plants—including perennial wildflowers, vines, ferns, shrubs, and trees—are offered for sale throughout the growing season. Most perennial species we sell are propagated in house from our plant collections.

Brandywine Conservancy

1 Hoffman's Mill Rd
Chadds Ford, PA 19317

(610) 388-8327

Offers seeds of many native plants and some "naturalized" wild plants, most the result of seed collections from the Brandywine Conservancy's gardens and meadows in Chadds Ford, PA, and from wild populations and gardens in Delaware and Chester Cos. The catalogue and order form are on the website.

Butterfly Alley

23944 Hollywood Road, Hollywood, MD 20636

Chesapeake Natives

9640 Rosaryville Rd., Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
(by appointment only)

(703) 350-6317

Native perennials sold at greenhouse on certain days and at offsite plant sales; check website for locations and dates.

Chief Mountain Farms

116 Chiefs Mountain Lane, Port Deposit, MD 21904

(443) 350-3894

Wholesaler of native perennials, grasses, shrubs, vines; no retail sales except for non-profits

Clear Ridge Nursery

217 Clear Ridge Rd., Union Bridge, MD 21791 (with GPS use: 3360 Loman Lane)

(888) 226-9226

Wholesaler of native trees and shrubs for Mid-Atlantic region, container grown; plants must be preordered, will also sell retail.

Collins Nursery

773 Roslyn Avenue
Glenside, PA 19038

(215) 715-3439

Our stock varies from season to season. Please contact us to confirm availability as well as sizes and quantities of plants. Prices range from $10.00-$40.00 for trees, vines, and shrubs and $7.00-$10.00 for perennials, ferns, and grasses.

Delmarva Native Plants

Hurlock, MD

(410) 972-9161

Wholesale to the trade only. Specializing in local provenance plants for wetland and upland habitats.

Direct Native Plants

Middle River, MD

(410) 696-1372

Native perennials, trees and shrubs. Retail, mail order only.

Earth Sangha

6100 Cloud Dr, Springfield, VA 22150

(703) 333-3022

Earth Sangha's collection is entirely “local ecotype” grown from material they collect, with permission, from the forests and meadows of the Washington, DC, region. They propagate almost entirely from seed or spore, except for a few species that are propagated vegetatively, from dividing whole-plant rescues or cuttings.

Ecoasis Garden Center

18301 Central Avenue, Bowie, MD

301-430-0870

Edge of the Woods Nursery

2415 Route 100, Orefielde, PA 18069

(610) 395-2570

Native grasses, ferns, aquatics, trees and shrubs.

Environmental Concern

201 Boundary Lane, St. Michaels, MD 21663

(410) 745-9620

Native perennials, shrubs, trees; specializes in wetland species; retail sales by appointment only

jsandkuhler@wetland.org (John Sandkuhler)

Ernst Conservation Seeds

8884 Mercer Pike Meadville, PA 16335

(800) 873-3321

Straight native trees, shrubs, herbaceous plants, grasses and grass- like plants; primarily supplies seed but also has plugs, stakes and small containers

Friendship Farms

147 Friendship Farm Rd, Latrobe, PA 15650

(412) 558-9006

Containerized native trees, shrubs, wildflowers and grasses. Wholesale and retail

Go Native Tree Farm

678 S Chiques Rd Manheim, PA 17545 (call ahead)

(717) 341-2223

Native trees; species, price list available online; ships, visits by appointment only; check web site for plant sales and dates

gonative@voicenet.com
(John Rosenfeld)

Good Host Plants

150 W. Butler St.
Philadelphia, PA 19140

(267) 270-5036

Offers open-pollinated, local-ecotype plants whenever possible to promote genetic variability. Does not sell native plant cultivars (or nativars). Uses peat-free, organic potting mix and organic fertilizers. Does not use insecticides, herbicides, or fungicides. Does not use hormones or growth inhibitors/regulators on plants.

Heartwood Nursery

8957 Hickory Road, Felton, Pennsylvania 17322

(717) 993-5230

Native trees, shrubs, wildflowers, and groundcovers; check web site for plant list and retail hours

Herring Run Nursery

6131 Hillen Rd, Baltimore, MD 21239

(844) 756-8688 

Accepts online orders, but must pick up in person. Specializes in plants native to Maryland and the Chesapeake Bay watershed.

Hill House Farm and Nursery

631 Scrabble Road, Castleton, VA 22716

(540) 937-1798

Native trees, shrubs, perennials vines and ferns; check web site for plant sale dates and locations.

Hummingbird Hill Natives

4190 Free Union Rd.
Charlottesville, VA 22901

(434) 202-9362

Inventory includes perennials, ferns, vines, grasses, sedges, trees, and shrubs. Stock is entirely straight species plants.

Izel Plants

(online only)

(410) 989-3721

Free shipping. Combines the inventories of several nurseries that are dedicated to the responsible collection and propagation of native species.

Keystone Wildflowers

675 Hill Road Robesonia, PA 19551

(610) 750-4186

Online sales; plants may also be picked up at nursery; call to check
location/dates of plant sales

Kind Earth Growers

(online only)

(267) 992-0406

Wholesale for Izel Plants

Kollar Nursery

5200 West Heaps Rd., Pylesville, MD 21132
(call before coming)

(410) 836-0500

Native trees, shrubs, wildflowers, and ferns; plant list available online; check web site for plant sales and dates (carries Non-Native plants as well)

kollars@earthlink.net (Stan & Sharon Kollar)

Lauren's Garden Service

3575 Sharp Rd Glenwood, MD 21738

(410) 461-2535

Landscaping company that also sells some native plants on-site and online. Check web site for details.

laurensgardens@gmail.com (Lauren Turner)

Meadowsweet Native Plant Farm

5605 Waltersdorff Rd Spring Grove PA. 17362

(717) 225-0575

Native perennials, grasses, ferns and vines.

meadowsweet2@yahoo.com
(Paul and Diane Cusumano)

Mid-Atlantic Native Plant Farm

4238 Buckley Hall Road Cobbs Creek, VA 23035

(888) 926-9677

Retail and wholesale mail order native plant nursery; bare root, plugs, stakes; visits only for pickup.

Morningside Farm & Nursery

7855 Griffinsburg Rd, Boston, VA 22713

(540) 547-3726

Native and non-native plants. By appointment only.

Natural Landscapes Nursery

354 North Jennersville Rd.
West Grove, PA 19390

(610) 869-3788

Nursery is dedicated to growing native shrubs and trees in raised in-ground beds. In-ground nursery stock is not irrigated, receives little or no fertilizer, and no pesticides. Also sells container stock: seedlings, root-prune trees and provides natives for customers who require pots for their retail sales. Most plants have been grown from seed.

Nature By Design

300 Calvert Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22301

(703) 683-4769

Native perennials, shrubs, trees and vines; check web site for hours.

New Moon Nursery

975 Barretts Run Rd, Bridgeton, NJ 08302

(888) 998-1951

Wholesale plug producer of northeastern / mid-Atlantic native herbaceous perennials, grasses, vines and shrubs.

North Creek Nurseries

388 North Creek RD Landenberg, PA 19350

(877) 326-7584

Wholesale grower of perennial, fern and grass plugs; retail sale of pre-ordered large orders of plugs

Octoraro Native Plant Nursery

6126 Street Road
Kirkwood, PA 17536

(717) 529-3160

Wholesale only

octoraro@octoraro.com
(Jim MacKenzie)

Pinelands Nursery

323 Island Road Columbus, NJ 08022

(609) 291-9486

Wholesale grower native trees. shrubs, perennials, plugs; specialty: environmental restoration

Providence Center Horticulture

370 Shore Acres Rd, Arnold, MD 21012

410-766-2212 ext. 409

Serving adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Focusing on Maryland native plants, including wetland plants and shoreline grasses, many grown from seed collected in the Chesapeake Bay region. Wholesale and retail.

Redbud Native Plant Nursery

904 N Providence Road, Media, PA 19063

(610) 892-2833
(call ahead)

Container-grown trees, shrubs, grasses, vines, ferns, wildflowers aquatic plants for the mid-Atlantic

Seven Bends Nursery

WInchester, VA

(540) 999-8020

Retail and wholesale. Provides an assortment of flowers, grasses, trees ands shrubs native to Virginia. Retail sales by phone or email order, and at regional native plant fairs.

Signature Horticultural Services

19960 Gore Mill Road, Freeland, MD 21053

(410) 329-6466

Regionally native plants with emphasis on plants suitable for wetlands and storm water management. Wholesale only.

info@signaturehort.com
(Kevin T. Fabula)

Stadler Nurseries

6815 Olney-Laytonsville Road (Rt. 108), Laytonsville, MD
5504 Mt Zion Rd, Frederick, MD
10200 Stadler Pl, Bristow, VA

(301) 944-1190 (MD)
(301) 473-9042 (MD)
(703) 257-2800 (VA)

Retail & Wholesale

Sunshine Farm & Gardens

696 Glicks Rd, Renick, WV 24966

(304) 497-2208

Nursery-propagated woodland plants, many of which are native to Maryland and/or Virginia. They are both wholesale and retail and ship worldwide.

barry@sunfarm.com
(Barry Glick)

Sylva Native Plant & Seed

21221 Mikules Manor La,
Freeland, MD 21053

(410) 299-6898

Wholesale nursery that stocks wetland riparian, upland forest, meadow, dune, and stream restoration species. Wetland plants are "wet cultured" and adapted to grow in hydric soils. Trees and shrubs are container-grown unless otherwise noted. We are continually introducing species of native plants not previously found in cultivation.

The Wilderness Greenhouse

571 Mountain Road
Boiling Springs, PA 17007

(717) 960-6740

Student-operated nursery with a focus on growing native plants to improve habitat, protect water and make communities more resilient. Students represent a diverse population of youths from central Pennsylvania, each working to build skills and identify tools to become whole and contributing members of society.

Perennials are in 1-quart, 2-quart and trade-gallon and gallon containers and generally perennial prices range from $6.00 to $15.00. Our trees and shrubs range from 1-gallon to 7-gallon containers and prices vary by species and size from $18 to $75.

PattenK@diakon.org
(Kim Patten)

Toadshade Wildflower Farm

53 Everittstown Rd, Frenchtown, NJ 08825

(908) 996-7500

Herbaceous and select woody species. Mail order available online and by mail.

Tree Talk Natives

11900 Hawkes Rd, Clarksburg, MD 20871

(703) 401-1949

Regionally native herbaceous and woody species. Open weekends and by appointment.

Twinleaf Native Nursery

Lovingston, VA

(434) 260-0386

Wholesale nursery specializing in mid-Atlantic native perennial plugs and quarts. Open by appointment. "We strive to use local ecotype seed and organic production methods."

Wakefield Valley Nursery

1690 Wakefield Valley Rd.
New Windsor, MD 21776

(410) 635-2169

Carries both native and non-native plants

wakevn@gmail.com
(Frank Vleck)

Water's Edge Nursery

6526 Dion Rd, Federalsburg, Maryland 21652

410-829-3723

Herbaceous, wetland plants.

Watermark Woods

16764 Hamilton Station Rd, Hamilton, VA 20158

(540) 441-7443

Also offers special kits for schools ands scout projects.

White House Natives

1917 Kauffmans Mill Rd
Luray, VA 22835

(540) 860-2556

Sells only to the wholesale trade (commercial and contractor sales). Sorry, no retail or individual sales.

Wild Ridge Plants

170 Mountain Road, Alpha, NJ

(908) 319-7230

Wild Ridge Plants offers tools for restoring native landscapes, including a native plant nursery, botanical surveys, ecological restoration planning, and educational workshops. Our plants are nursery-propagated from local ecotype open-pollinated seeds and naturally grown in an organic potting mix.

Wood Thrush Natives

1097 Beaver Creek Road, NW, Floyd, VA 24091 (Look for a sign for “Spirit Wind Ministries” on the left as you come up Beaver Creek. We are the next right.)

(215) 272-1843

We are a small, retail, mail-order nursery specializing in rare, unusual or underappreciated plants native to the Mid-Appalachian region. Our plants are seed-grown (with few exceptions) from ethically-collected, regional eco-types. Our stock tends to be "small batch" and also varies based on "whatever I decide to grow this year". So it pays to check back with us often. Visitation is by appointment.

Yellow Springs Farm

1165 Yellow Springs Road
Chester Springs, PA 19425

(610) 827-2014

Plant sales by appointment only

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