The nurseries listed below were recommended by area gardeners. If you have other favorite nurseries to recommend, please let us hear from you.
994 Long Meadow Road
Fishersville, Virginia 22939
"Visit website for a listing of lectures and events. Plant center open from April to November. Perennials from A to Z and wonderful display gardens and growing fields."
387 Pitcher Plant Lane
Stanardsville, Va. 22973
"Rare and unusual carnivorous plants, bog orchids, bog gentians etc. that are hardy as well as tropical, all propagated there. Primarily mail order, minimum $200 order."
Buck Creek Nursery
1556 Buck Creek Lane
Faber, VA 22938
"Designs, builds, and maintains gardens in the Charlottesville, Albemarle, and Nelson County areas. Creative in garden and hardscape design, knowledgeable about plant material and competent work crew."
Thomas Jefferson Center for Historic Plants - Monticello
"The center collects, preserves and distributes historic plant varieties and strives to promote greater appreciation of origin and evolution of garden plants."
Edible Landscaping www.ediblelandscaping.com 361 Spirit Ridge Lane Afton, VA 22920 Tel: 434-361-9134
Dedicated to providing edible plants. Newsletter, workshops available.
Elzroth and Thompson
1846 Monacan Trail (Rt. 29 South)
Perennials and annuals, houseplants and greenhouse plants; good selection of vegetable plants in the spring; some garden statuary.
19154 James Madison Highway
Gordonsville, Va. 22942
Extensive selection of budded and blooming orchids in all varieties and sizes.
The Garden Spot
515 W Rio Rd.
Inspiring nursery, a leader in perennials, annuals, shrubs, trees and more.
Henri Limited Nursery
1587 Bybee Road
Louisa, VA 23093
A family run business that has been around for a long time selling trees and shrubs at very reasonable prices.
Hiddenacre Greenhouses, Inc.
8089 Greenhouse Road
Weyers Cave, VA 24486
Interesting variety of perennials and annuals. Allow plenty of time to wander through all the greenhouses. You'll find it difficult to leave.
Ivy Corner Garden Center and Gift Shop
Route 250 West at Ivy Depot
Charlottesville, VA 22903
A variety of trees and shrubs, perennials, annuals cut flowers as well as fruits and vegetables in season. Eclectic mix of garden gifts and more in a country garden shop setting. Landscaping services available.
Route 250 W Charlottesville, VA 22903
Large variety of trees, shrubs, annuals, perennials and gardening supplies. Lovely wreaths, swags, boxwood trees, and kissing balls during the Christmas season. Landscaping services available.
Lazy S'S Farm Nursery
2360 Spottswood Trail
Barboursville, Va 22923
This retail mail-order nursery offers an online catalog of over 2000 varieties of perennials and shrubs, with detailed information and pictures. This Virginia based business offers rare and new plus tried-and-true plants to gardeners all over the US.
Little 5 Azalea Farm
10180 Brook Road
Glen Allen, VA 23060
Many varieties of azaleas, rhodos, trees, and shrubs.
Marshall Place Boxwoods
1928 Little Creek Road
Dillwyn, VA 23936
Field and container grown English and some American boxwood all acclimated to the weather. House an historic landmark.
Mike's Country Market & Greenhouses
4330 Brandon Avenue, S.W.
Roanoke, VA 24014
Large variety of annuals, perennials, herbs, vegetable plants, hanging baskets, mixed containers, gardening supplies, and garden gifts. Autumn items like mums, pumpkins, gourds, corn stalks, straw, scarecrows, etc. Christmas trees, wreaths, swags, and poinsettias.
48 Milmont Dr
Waynesboro, Virginia 22980
33,000 sq. foot greenhouses with a very good selection of annuals, perennials, and houseplants and a 12,000 sq. foot garden center.
4724 Angus Dr.
Gainesville, VA 20155
A mail order plant nursery specializing in iris, daylillies, peonies and hosta.
The Orchid Station
4505 Burley Station Rd
Barboursville, VA 22923 T
T el: 434-974-6663
Wholesale orchid nursery. Open House twice a year.
Pine Crest Orchids
1100 Penn Park Lane
Some annuals and perennials but as the name implies their specialty is orchids. An incredible variety.
Rockfish Valley Garden Center
2461 Rockfish Valley Highway
Located at the base of Wintergreen Mountain in Nellysford, Virginia. This retail garden center has perennials, annuals, trees, shrubs, and aquatics. They design and install landscaping and water gardens and carry a line of bulk materials such as different types of mulches, topsoil, and decorative stone.
8011 Bell Creek Rd.
You get to use one of their many golf carts to cruise the 20 acres and over 2200 different perennial and annual plant varieties.
Snows Garden Center
1875 Avon St. Ext.
A variety of trees, shrubs, annuals, and perennials. All garden supplies, and greenhouse and landscape services are available.
Southern States Charlottesville Cooperative
810 Harris St. and Rio Road
Charlottesville, Virginia 22901
A wide selection of trees, shrubs, perennials, and annuals. garden gifts, tools and all types of gardening needs.
Springdale Water Gardens
340 Old Quarry Lane
Greenville, Virginia 24440
An unusual variety of aquatic plants, display water gardens, and everything you need for your water garden. Excellent monthly on demonstrations.
12111 W. Broad St.
Richmond, Va. 23233
A full service garden center and florist. Perennials, annuals and garden supplies.
Village Garden Center
1360 Jefferson Highway
Fishersville, Virginia 22939
Tel: 540-885-7342 Full service garden center with unique plant material; retail and gift shop; greenhouses and large nursery stock.
Waynesboro Landscape and Garden Center
2032 West Main St.
Waynesboro, Virginia 22980
Well stocked annuals and perennials, seeds, and bulbs in season. Trees and shrubs and all garden supplies.
Weird Dude's Plant Zoo
25 Frog Pond Rd.
Staunton, Va. 24401
Rare and unusual perennials, alpines, trees, shrubs, tropical plants and more. "Awesome Plants" is their trademark, identity and philosophy.