Nurseries: We live in a region that is brimming with plant nurseries. But how can you choose a great nursery? We’re here to help! By partnering with local nurseries, we aim to improve the availability of locally native plants, stop the sale of noxious weeds, and get plants treated with toxic neonicotinoids off the shelves.
Use our handy, interactive map below to make smart nursery choices. Click on any nursery icon to learn more about its standards and practices.
Online Plant Sales: Sparrowhawk Native Plants offers online sales of over 100 species of native plants in spring and fall. There are four local pickup locations and dates to choose from for each sale. Their website is a great resource for gardeners matching the right plant and the right place.
Local Plant Sales: Many neighborhood associations, watershed councils, and garden clubs host native plant sales as fundraisers. Check with your neighborhood groups for more information.
Natives Seeds: Our region also has some seed producers that focus on native species. Here are some of them: