Plants

Some of these retail, wholesale, and/or mail order businesses specialize exclusively in native plants, while others sell a mix of native and non-native material. Please check with retail businesses for current hours before making the trip out, as hours can be seasonal.

See a map of our native plant retailers in the Lower Midwest.

Nursery Inventory: Grower maintains a supply of plants
Custom Grown: Grower produces specific plants and quantities on contract

 

Bohn’s Farm & Greenhouses, Inc.

Maryville, IL

Phone: (618) 345-8796

Email: garyb@bohnsfarm.com

Provider: Wholesaler

Products: Plugs, Nursery Inventory Plants, Custom Grown Plants

Primary Business: Wholesale Plants


Bohn’s Farm & Greenhouses – St. Louis Sales Office

Kirkwood, MO

Phone: (314) 966-0253

Email: billr@rupehort.com

Provider: Wholesaler

Products: Nursery Grown Plants, Custom Grown Plants

Services: Education: Seminars/Workshops/Presentations

Primary Business: Wholesale Plants


Bowood Farms

St. Louis, MO

Phone: (314) 454-6868

Provider: Retailer

Products: Seeds, Nursery Inventory Plants, Custom-Grown Plants, Potted Woody Plants, Education: Seminars/Workshops/Presentations

Primary Business: Retail Plants


CHS Bloomin’ Gardens

Sedalia, MO

Phone: (660) 827-2735

Email: lfowler@chs-mo.org

Provider: Retailer

Products: Nursery Inventory Plants

Primary Business: Retail Plants


Claire’s Garden

Kirksville, MO

Phone: (660) 349-0061

Email:  cpeckosh@gmail.com

Provider: Retailer, Wholesaler

Products:  Plugs, Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Services:
Land Care & Landscape Services: Native Plant Installation, Shrub and Tree Pruning

Landscape Designer: Design/Build, Private Design Practice

Education: Seminars/Workshops/Presentations; Demonstration gardens/restoration sites

Primary Business: Retail Plants


Easyliving Native Perennial Wildflowers

Willow Springs, MO

Phone: (417) 469-2611

Email: john@easywildflowers.com

Provider: Retailer, Mail Order

Products: Seeds, Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Primary Business: Plants

Business Statement: Native wildflower seeds and potted plants for home landscaping and prairie restoration.


Eckert’s Country Store

Belleville, IL

Phone: (618)233-0513

Email: Angie.eckert@eckerts.com

Provider: Retailer

Products:  Seeds, Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Primary Business: Retail Plants


Effinger Garden Center

Belleville, IL

Phone: (618) 234-4600

Email: effinger@effingergarden.com

Provider: Retailer

Products:  Nursery Inventory Plants, Plugs, Potted Woody Plants

Primary Business: Retail Plants


Full Features Nursery & Landscape Center

Smithville, MO

Phone: (816) 532-4101

Email: jackiem@fullfeatures.com

Provider: Retailer

Products: Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Services:
Land Care & Landscape: Native Plant Installation, Native Landscape Care, Shrub & Tree Pruning

Landscape Designer: Design/Build, Private Design Practice

Primary Business: Retail Plants


Garden Heights Nursery

St. Louis, MO

Phone: (314) 645-7333

Email: gardenheights@sbcglobal.net

Provider: Retailer

Products: Seeds, Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Related Products and Services:
Retail Garden Center
Wide assortment of native perennials and native trees and shrubs.

Primary Business: Retail Plants


Gardens to Go

Jefferson City, MO

Phone: (573) 353-2019

Email: bloominidiotcc@aol.com

Provider: Retailer, Wholesaler

Products: Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Services:
Land Care & Landscape: Native Plant Installation

Landscape Designer: Design/Build

Primary Business: Retail Plants


Gaylena’s Garden

Barnett, MO

Phone: (573) 694-3228

Email: gaylenasgarden@gmail.com

Provider: Retailer, Wholesaler, Mail Order, Farmer’s Market Vendor

Products: Plugs, Nursery Inventory Plants, Custom-Grown Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Primary Business: Retail Plants

Business Statement: Growing plants is a passion of mine that has inspired me to provide a product to share with others with the same interests. Offering natives not only helps sustain the ecosystem, but it also enhances the beauty of the landscape. Hand collecting the seed limits the amounts offered, but provides a cleaner product. Natives to me are the perennials of preference!


Grass Roots Garden Center & Gifts

Marshfield, MO

Phone: (417) 840-2863

Email: Kevin@customcreations417.com

Provider: Retailer

Products: Seeds, Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants, Field-Grown Woody Plants

Services:
Land Care and Landscape Services: Native Plant Installation, Native Seed Installation, Native Landscape Care, Shrub and Tree Pruning

Landscape Designer: Design/Build, Private Design Practice

Forest Management

Wildlife Habitat and Ecological Services: Landscape/Habitat Planning, Landscape/Habitat Design, Landscape/Habitat Installation, Landscape/Habitat Maintenance, Plant Identification and Inventory

Primary Business: Plants

Business Statement: Grassroots offers retail & re-wholesale of a large variety of tress, shrubs, & flowers including many native varieties, mulch, rock, landscaping & garden supplies & gifts. Landscaping design/build.


Green Gate Farms

Augusta, MO

Phone: (636) 798-2202

Email: wendyb@greengatefarms.com

Provider: Wholesaler

Products: Nursery Grown Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Primary Business: Wholesale Plants


Green Thumb Gardens / Down to Earth Services

Kansas City, MO

Phone: (816) 730-9007

Email: greenthumbgardensllc@gmail.com

Provider: Retailer

Products: Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Services:
Land Care & Landscape Service: Native Plant Installation, Native Seed Installation, Native Landscape Care, Shrub & Tree Pruning

Landscape Designer: Design/Build, Private Design Practice

Wildlife Habitat and Ecological Services: Landscape/Habitat Planning, Plant Identification and Inventory

Education: Seminars/Workshops/Presentations

Primary Business: Plants


Green Thumb Nursery

Godfrey, IL

Phone: (618) 531-3285

Email: swt12greenthumb@gmail.com

Provider: Retailer

Products: Plugs; Nursery Grown Plants, Custom Grown Plants

Primary Business: Retail Plants

Business Statement: We specialize in IL ecotype prairie plants. We sell/grow them from our home and local farmer’s markets. Clients can buy straight from the source (by appointment only).


Greenscape Gardens

Manchester, MO

Phone: (314) 821-2440

Email: info@greenscapegardens.com

Provider: Retailer

Products: Plugs, Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Services:
Education: Demonstration Gardens

Primary Business: Retail Plants


Grimm’s Gardens, LLC

Hiawatha, KS

Phone: (785) 459-2586

Email: info@grimmsgardens.com

Provider: Retailer, Mail Order

Products: Seeds, Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Services:
Land Care & Landscape Services: Native Plant Installation, Native Seed Installation, Native Landscape Care, Shrub & Tree Pruning

Landscape Designer: Design/Build, Private Design Practice

Arborist

Wildlife Habitat and Ecological Services: Landscape/Habitat Planning, Landscape/Habitat Design, Landscape/Habitat Installation

Education: Seminars/Workshops/Presentations

Primary Business: Arborist

Business Statement: Our goal at Grimm’s Gardens is to provide beauty through plants and landscape to those around us by providing quality plants and the best customer service. Our philosophy is God first, family second.


Grogg’s Green Barn

Tulsa, OK

Phone: (918) 994-4222

Email: cgrogg@groggsgreenbarn.com

Provider: Retailer

Products: Seeds, Nursery Inventory Plants, Custom-grown Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Services:
Land Care & Landscape Services: Native Plant Installation, Native Seed Installation

Landscape Designer: Design/Build, Private Design Practice

Wildlife Habitat & Ecological Services: Landscape/Habitat Planning, Landscape/Habitat Design, Landscape/Habitat Installation, Plant Identification & Inventory

Education: Seminars/Workshops/Presentations

Primary Business: Retail Plants, Landscape Designer

Business Statement: We are Tulsa, Oklahoma’s only retail garden center that promotes and sells true native plants to customers. Educational classes and landscape design.


Grow Wild Nursery

Wright City, MO

Phone: (636) 634-1414

Email: rhiannon@grow-wildnursery.com

Provider: Wholesaler

Products: Plugs, Nursery Inventory Plants, Custom Grown Plants

Primary Business: Wholesale Plants


Happy Apple’s Farm

Tonganoxie, KS

Phone: (816) 260-6417

Email: pragsd2@gmail.com

Provider: Retailer

Products: Seeds, Nursery Grown Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Primary Business: Retail Plants

Business Statement: Growing and cultivating a love of nature. Specializing in showcasing and growing native plants for landscape use.


Hartke Nursery, Inc.

St. Louis, MO

Phone: (314) 997-6679

Email: hartke@sbcglobal.net

Provider: Retailer, Wholesaler

Products: Seeds, Custom Grown Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Services:
Land Care & Landscape Services: Native Plant Installation, Native Landscape Care, Shrub & Tree Pruning

Landscape Designer: Design/Build; Arborist

Wildlife Habitat & Ecological Services: Plant Identification & Inventory

Education: Seminars/Workshops/Presentations, Demonstration Gardens/Restoration Sites

Related Products & Services: Rainscaping Specialist (uses natives primarily)

Primary Business: Retail Plants


Hillermann Nursery and Florist

Washington, MO

Phone: (636) 239-6729

Email: patty@hillermann.com

Provider: Retailer

Products: Seeds, Plugs,Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Services:
Land Care & Landscape Services: Native Plant Installation, Native Seed Installation, Shrub & Tree Pruning

Landscape Design: Design/Build

Primary Business: Retail Plants and Shrubs & Trees


Jost Greenhouses

Des Peres, MO

Phone: (314) 821-2834

Email: sales@jostgreenhouses.com

Provider: Wholesaler

Products: Plugs, Nursery Inventory Plants, Custom Grown Plants, Bare-rooted Woody Seedlings, Potted Woody Plants, Field Grown Woody Plants

Primary Business: Wholesale Plants and Plugs

Business Statement: Wholesale and contract grower with 30 years experience producing quality plants: perennials, groundcovers, ornamental grasses, green roofs, green walls, natives, rain gardens, shrubs, vines, tree liners, field trees, MSD bioretention plants.


Longfellow’s Garden Center, Inc.

 Centertown, MO

Phone: (573) 584-9611

Email: alice@longfellowsgarden.com

Provider: Retailer

Products: Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Services:
Land Care & Landscape Services: Native Plant Installation, Native Landscape Care

Landscape Design: Design/Build, Private Design Practice

Primary Business: Retail Plants


Missouri Wildflowers Nursery, LLC

Jefferson City, MO

Phone: (573) 496-3492

Email: mowldflrs@socket.net

Provider: Retailer, Wholesaler, Mail Order

Products: Seeds, Plugs, Nursery Inventory Plants, Custom Grown Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Services:
Education: Seminars/Workshops/Presentations, Publications

Primary Business: Retail Plants; Retail/Wholesale/Mail Order Seeds


National Nursery Products-Kansas City

Prairie Village, KS

Phone: (913) 362-0503

Email: billm@nnpkc.com

Provider: Wholesaler

Products: Seeds, Plugs, Nursery Inventory Plants, Custom Grown Plants, Bare-root Woody Seedlings, Potted Woody Plants, Field Grown Woody Plants

Primary Business: Wholesale Plants


National Nursery Products-St. Louis

Kirkwood, MO

Phone: (314) 966-0253

Email: billr@rupehort.com

Provider: Wholesaler

Products: Seeds, Plugs, Nursery Inventory Plants, Custom Grown Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Services:
Education: Seminars

Primary Business: Wholesale Plants


Naturescapes Nursery & Perennial Farm

Collinsville, IL

Phone: (618) 344-8841

Email: plants57@aol.com

Provider: Retailer, Wholesaler

Products: Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Services:
Land Care & Landscape Services: Native Plant Installation, Native Landscape Care, Shrub & Tree Pruning

Landscape Design: Design/Build, Private Design Practice

Education: Seminars/Workshops/Presentations; Demonstration gardens/restoration sites

Primary Business: Retail Plants

Business Statement: Landscaping with perennials; retail sales of native plants, perennials, trees, and shrubs.


Ozark Berry Farm, LLC or Facebook

Leasburg, MO

Phone: (314) 779-4541

Email: lilcollins@me.com

Provider: Retailer

Products: Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants, Field Grown Woody Plants

Services:
Land Care & Landscape: Native Plant Installation

Wildlife Habitat & Ecological Services: Landscape/Habitat Planning, Landscape/Habitat Design

Education: Seminars/Workshops/Presentations

Primary Business: Retail Plants

Business Statement: Lil and Alan operate Ozark Berry Farm, a small farm at the edge of the Ozarks. We are committed to growing native plants from locally collected seeds. Our native plants are sold through farmers’ markets, Grow Native! events, and the Shaw Nature Reserve annual native plant sale.


Ozark Soul Native Plants and Landscaping

Thornfield, MO

Phone: (816) 809-4062

Email: natives@ozarksoul.com

Provider: Retailer

Products: Nursery Inventory Plants, Custom Grown Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Services:
Land Care & Landscape Services: Native Plant Installation, Native Landscape Care, Shrub & Tree Pruning

Landscape Design: Design/Build, Private Design Practice

Wildlife Habitat & Ecological: Landscape/Habitat Planning, Plant Identification & Inventory

Education: Seminars/Workshops/Presentations

Primary Business: Retail Plants, Shrubs and Trees

Business Statement: Ozark Soul strives to bring you native plants grown from seed collected throughout Missouri and northern Arkansas.


Papillon Perennials

Wildwood, MO

Phone: (636) 273-9688

Email: cathy@papillonperennials.com

Provider: Retailer, Wholesaler

Products: Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Landscape Design: Design/Build, Private Design Practice

Education: Seminars/Workshops/Presentations

Primary Business: Retail Plants


Pine Ridge Gardens

London, AR

Phone: (479) 293-4359

Email: office@pineridgegardens.com

Please check our web site for seasonal hours.

Provider: Retailer, Mail Order

Products: Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Education: Demonstration gardens/restoration sites

Primary Business: Retail Plants

Business Statement: Pine Ridge Gardens is a family owned nursery helping restore the earth with environmentally friendly plants to attract bees, butterflies, dragonflies, birds, hummingbirds, toads, frogs & other critters. Founded in 1992. Large selection of larval food plants and nectar plants. Trees from small to large in containers. Wetland species, too. Yearly informative catalog. Over 400 species. 99.9 % native.


Prairie Hill Farm, LLC

Auxvasse, MO

Phone: (573) 864-9597

Email: chandler@ktis.net

Provider: Wholesaler

Products: Seeds, Plugs, Nursery Inventory Plants, Custom Grown Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Primary Business: Wholesale Plants and Plugs


Prairie Whisper Gardens

Spring Hill, KS

Phone: (913) 484-7186

Email: info@prairiewhispergardens.com

Provider: Retailer

Products: Plugs,Nursery Inventory Plants, Custom Grown Plants

Primary Business: Retail Plants

Business Statement: We are a local source for Native plants in and around the Kansas City area.


Rhodes Greenhouses, LLC

Spring Hill, KS

Phone: (913) 484-7186

Email: info@rhodesgreenhouse.com

Provider: Wholesaler

Products: Plugs, Nursery Inventory Plants, Custom Grown Plants

Primary Business: Wholesale Plants


Ritter Perennials

Ballwin, MO

Phone: (636) 346-2384

Email: ritterhort@att.net

Provider: Wholesaler

Products: Plugs, Nursery Inventory Plants, Custom Grown Plants

Primary Business: Wholesale Plants


Rolling Ridge Nursery

Webster Groves, MO

Phone: (314) 962-3311

Email: chris@rrnursery.com

Provider: Retail

Products: Seeds, Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Primary Business: Retail Plants


Sappington Garden Shop

St. Louis, MO

Phone: (314) 843-4700

Email: sappgdns.annie@gmail.com

Provider: Retailer

Products: Seeds, Plugs, Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Services:
Education: Seminars/Workshops/Presentations

Primary Business: Retail Plants


Skinner Garden Store, Inc.

Topeka, KS

Phone: (785) 233-9657

Email: info@skinnergardenstore.com

Provider: Retailer

Products: Seeds,Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants, Field Grown Woody Plants

Services:
Land Care & Landscape Services: Native Plant Installation

Landscape Designer: Design/Build, Private Design Practice

Primary Business: Plants,Shrubs & Trees

Business Statement: We are a retail garden center located in Topeka, KS. We specialize in all kinds of plants including a large selection of natives. We have been in business in since 1956.


Smiling Sun Gardens

Forsyth, MO

Phone: (417) 300-5055

Email: contactus@smilingsungardens.com

Provider: Retailer, Wholesaler, Mail Order

Products: Plugs, Nursery Inventory Plants, Custom-Grown Plants, Potted Woody Plants,

Services:
Land Care & Landscape Services: Native Plant Installation, Native Landscape Care, Shrub & Tree Pruning

Landscape Design: Design/Build, Private Design Practice

Education: Seminars/Workshops/Presentations

Primary Business: Plants, Land Care & Landscape Services


Soil Service Nursery

Kansas City, MO

Phone: (816) 333-3232

Email: brander@soilservice.com

Provider: Retailer, Wholesaler

Products: Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants

Primary Business: Shrubs & Trees, Plants


Southernwood Gardens

Alto Pass, IL

Phone: (618) 833-2769

Email: stahlbr@yahoo.com

Provider: Retailer, Wholesaler

Products:  Plugs, Nursery Inventory and Custom-Grown Plants

Services:
Education: Demonstration Gardens/Restoration Sites

Primary Business: Plants


Sow Native, LLC

St. Louis, MO

Phone: (314) 606-1833

Email: Sownative@gmail.com

Provider: Retailer

Products:  Seeds, Plants

Services:
Landscape Designer: Design/Build

Wildlife Habitat & Ecological: Landscape/Habitat Planning, Landscape/Habitat Design

Education: Seminars/Workshops/Presentations; Demonstration Gardens/Restoration Sites

Primary Business: Plants


Sow Wild Natives

Kansas City, MO

Phone: (816) 974-6201

Email: tracy@sowwildnatives.com

Provider: Retailer

Products:  Nursery Inventory Plants

Primary Business: Plants

Business Statement: Growing Missouri and Kansas native plants from locally sourced seed.


St. Francois Natives

Fenton, MO

Phone: (636) 734-1548

Email: sgeorge3806@gmail.com

Provider: Retailer

Products: Nursery Inventory Plants

Primary Business: Plants


Suburban Lawn & Garden, Inc.

Kansas City, MO

Phone: (816) 942-2921

Email: matt@SuburbanLG.com

Provider: Retailer, Wholesaler

Products: Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants, Field Grown Woody Plants

Related Services: Suburban manufactures organic compost and natural bark mulch from recycled yard waste.

Primary Business: Retail Plants


Sugar Creek Gardens

Kirkwood, MO

Phone: (314) 965-3070

Email: mailscg@aol.com

Provider: Retailer

Products:  Seeds, Plugs, Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants, Field Grown Woody Plants?

Services:

Land Care and Landscape Services: Native Plant Installation, Native Landscape Care

Landscape Designer: Design/Build, Private Design Practice

Wildlife Habitat and Ecological Services: Landscape/Habitat Design, Publications

Education: Seminars/Workshops/Presentations

Primary Business: Retail Plants

Business Statement: Here the discerning gardener finds exceptional plants, unmatched service, and the largest selection of perennials anywhere. At Sugar Creek Gardens, you’ll find quality and expertise that’s as rare and unusual as some of our 2,000 varieties. We offer perennials and shrubs, along with Missouri natives, roses, annuals vines, ornamental grasses and herbs.


The Unique Flower Farm

Fordland, MO

Phone: (417) 818-2209

Email: ealexander51504@gmail.com

Provider: Retailer

Products:  Nursery Inventory Plants

Services:
Land Care & Landscape Services: Native Plant Installation, Native Landscape Care, Shrub & Tree Pruning

Landscape Design: Design/Build

Primary Business: Retail Plants


White River Nursery

Fayetteville, AR

Phone: (479) 442-2061

Email: info@whiterivernursery.com

Provider: Retailer

Products:  Nursery Inventory Plants, Potted Woody Plants, Field-grown Woody Plants

Primary Business: Plants

 

The Missouri Prairie Foundation and the Grow Native! program provide this list of suppliers of native plant products and services as a convenience to gardeners, landowners, and landscape enthusiasts. It is the responsibility of the consumer to check the references of, negotiate fees with, and make all arrangements with those listed in this Resource Guide. The Missouri Prairie Foundation and the Grow Native! program accept no responsibility for products and services rendered.