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NATIVE PA PLANT NURSERIES:

http://www.iconservepa.org/plantsmart/nativeplants/buynatives/index.htm

iConservePA is a web site managed by the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, whose vision is to inspire citizens to value their natural resources, engage in conservation practices and experience the outdoors.

BARTRAM'S GARDEN
54th Street & Lindbergh Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19143
Phone:  215-729-5281
Fax: 215-729-1047
Email: info@bartramsgarden.org
Web: www.bartramsgarden.org
Pennsylvania native trees, shrubs, vines, herbaceous material, seeds.

BETTER FOREST TREE SEEDS 
Contact:  Chris Kiratzis
13872 Alan Seeger Rd.
Petersburg, PA 16669 
Phone:  814-667-3666
Fax: 814-667-3134
Email:  tuckaway1@juno.com
Web address: www.betterforesttreeseeds.com
Conifer tree seeds. Wholesale only
 

BOWER & BRANCH
P.O. Box 775
Leesport, PA 19533
Phone: 800-960-9974
Wholesale website: www.eatonfarms.com/Bower_and_Branch.php
Retail website: www.bowerandbranch.com
Native and non-native trees, wholesale and retail

BOWMAN'S HILL WILDFLOWER PRESERVE 
P.O. Box 685
New Hope, PA 18938-0685 
Phone:  215-862-2924 
Fax: 215-862-1846
Email: bhwp@bhwp.org 
Web: www.bhwp.org
Pennsylvania native trees, shrubs, vines, herbaceous material, seeds.

COLLINS NURSERY
Diane Ehrich
773 Roslyn Avenue
Glenside, PA 19038
Phone: 215-715-3439
Email: info@collinsnursery.com
Web: www.collinsnursery.com
Collins Nursery is a retail nursery specializing in container grown plants that are native to the Mid-Atlantic region. We carry trees, shrubs, flowering perennials for sun and shade, grasses, ferns, and groundcovers. Many of our plants are propagated from locally collected seed and most are straight species making them suitable for both home gardens and ecological restoration purposes.

EDGE OF THE WOODS NATIVE PLANT NURSERY
Contacts: Louise Schaefer and Susan Tantsits
2415 Route 100
Orefield PA 18069 
Phone: 610-395-2570
Fax:  610-395-3546
Email:  info@edgeofthewoodsnursery.com 
Web:  www.edgeofthewoodsnursery.com
Opened in 2003 as a retail outlet after ten years experience operating a nursery for Wildlands Conservancy. We grow a diverse selection of plants for the home landscaper as well as for natural area restoration in the Lehigh valley.

ERNST CONSERVATION SEEDS, LLP
9006 Mercer Pike
Meadville, PA 16335
Phone: 800-873-3321 
Fax: 814-336-5191
Email: mailto:ernstsales@ernstseed.com
Web:  www.ernstseed.com
We were founded in the early 1960s to meet the need for soil conservation along our interstate highways. Since that time, we have changed with the need of the soil and water conservation industry. We are determined to provide our customers with the best native and naturalized seeds available.

Ginos Nursery (recommended)
2237 Second Street Pike
Newtown PA, 18940
267.750.9042
http://www.ginosnursery.com
Specializing in the Growing, Sales and Installation of Native Plants

GO NATIVE TREE FARM
Contact: John Rosenfeld
2310 Chestnut View Drive
Lancaster, PA 17603
Phone: 717.399.0195
Email: gonative@voicenet.com
Web: www.gonativetrees.com
We grow all of our trees in containers for sale. Some are started in in-ground beds until they are a year or two old before moving them into containers. Almost all are grown from seed, and most seeds come from local seed sources. The product list contains some comments about sources.

HABITAT SOLUTIONS INC  
P.O. Box14822
Pittsburgh, PA 15228 
Phone:  412/853-7883 
Fax:  412/571-5494 
Email:  mike@habitatsolutions.net 
Web:  www.habitatsolutions.net
Wholesale:  trees, shrubs, bioengineering, herbaceous

IZEL PLANTS
Contact: Amanda McClean
Phone: 410-989-3721
Email: hello@izelplants.com
Web: www.izelplants.com We are online marketplace dedicated to selling many difficult to find American natives. We also have information on over 642 native species, complete with species descriptions, cultivation, images, gardening tips, maps and more. We make it easy to order from a nursery local to your growing region.

LIBERTY NATIVE NURSERY
Contact:  Keith Limper
1023 Woodland Ave.
East Norriton, PA  19403
Email:  keithlimper@libertynative.com
Website:  http://www.libertynative.com
Liberty Native Nursery's mission is to encourage the use of native North American plants to help restore the landscape to a level of sustainability.  by keeping things simple and to a minimum, Liberty Native Nursery is committed to providing low prices through direct commercial and residential sales.  We focus on customer service and product quality.

MUSSER FORESTS INC
1880 Route 119 Hwy N.
P.O. Box 340, Dept. 25-99
Indiana, PA 15701 
Order: 800-643-8319 
Phone:  724/465-5685 
Fax: 724/465-9893 
Email: info@musserforests.com 
Web: www.musserforests.com
Evergreen and deciduous tree seedlings native to N.A. for climate zones 2 to 6. Offer many species suitable for wetland plantings and wildlife food. Minimum order is 10 per variety. No seeds.

NORTHEAST NATIVES & PERENNIALS
Contact: Carol J. Schroding
1716 E. Sawmill Rd.
Quakertown, PA 18951
Phone: 215-901-5552
Email: NENatives_Perennials@yahoo.com   
Web:  https://www.nenativesandperennials.com/index2.html
We are a small, family-owned nursery catering to the home gardener. We offer many perennials native to the Northeastern U.S., along with a selection of other popular perennials.  100% native perennials, trees and shrubs.  Does not sell any non-native species.

0CTORARO NATIVE PLANT NURSERY
Contact: Jim MacKenzie
6162 Street Rd.
Kirkwood, PA 17536
Phone: 717-529-3160 
Fax: 717-529-4099
Web: www.octoraro.com
We are a local wholesale nursery dedicated to environmental restoration activities in the mid-Atlantic region, supply plants and products for: wetland restoration, mitigation, reforestation, stream bank stabilization, dune and tidal restoration, stream side forests, natural landscapes and educational classrooms.

PERENNIAL GARDENS NURSERY 
Contact: Steve Kidd
698 Shermans Valley Rd.
New Bloomfield, PA 17068
Phone: 717-275-5725
Email: bushes@perennialgardens.name
Web: http://perennialgardens.name
Native and edible perennials, shrubs, and trees.

REDBUD NATIVE PLANT NURSERY (recommended)
Contact: Catherine Smith
1214 N. Middletown Road
Glen Mills, PA 19342
Phone: 610-358-4300
We specialize in indigenous perennials, bushes, and trees for the home gardener, land manager, and restorationist. Visit us Tuesday through Sunday to see our plant stock and much more.

SPRING HAVEN NATIVES  
1362 Mountain Rd
 Newburg, PA 17240 (717) 423-6652
Email:  springhaven@pa.net
Web:  http://springhavennatives.com
Wholesale; woodland shade plants

STEPHENS AQUATIC SERVICES, INC.
257 Kennett Pike
Route 52 South
Chadds Ford, PA 19317 
Phone: 610-388-3090
Fax: 610-388-3093
Email: papondlady@sasponds.com
Web:www.sasponds.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/sasponds
SAS is a family owned and operated business. Butch Stephens began designing, installing and servicing fresh water ponds and features in 1976. A large percentage of our stock are winter hardy, native plants in zones 5-7. Everything we grow is organic and pesticide free. SAS is a full service aquatic garden center, located in scenic Chester County Pennsylvania. Our store, fish room and nursery are all under 20,000+ sq. ft. of greenhouses. Sales and service are available 52 weeks a year.

SUPERIOR NURSERY  
Mid Atlantic Natives Division
Contact:  Linda Kurzmiller 
12506 Susquehanna Trail South 
New Freedom PA 17349 
Phone:717-227-0924 
Web:  www.midatlanticnatives.com www.superiornurserypa.com
Nursery propagated Northeast, Mid Atlantic (Chesapeake Bay Watershed region) native trees, shrubs, perennials, grasses, herbaceous emergents. On line sales, open to the public retail & wholesale to the trade. Specialty native landscape design and installation. Native plant "collection" gardens. Reforestation, watershed, wetland, mountain, floodplain restoration services. Native plant material nursery propagated on site from seed, division, cuttings.

SYLVANIA NATIVES
Contact: Kathryn McGregor
Ira Way, Pittsburgh, PA
Mailing Address: 4154 Winterburn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15207
Office Phone: 412-421-8551
Nursery Phone: 412-596-4989
Fax: 412-421-5462
Email: SylvaniaNatives@aol.com
Web: www.SylvaniaNatives.com
We exclusively grow and sell perennials, shrubs and small trees native to Western Pennsylvania. We grow all of our own perennials and many srubs from local seed we collect in the wild. All our plants are grown outside with the seasons.

THE SCHUYLKILL CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION
Contact: Joanne Donohue
8480 Hagy's Mill Road
Philadelphia, PA  19128
Phone: 215-482-7300 x 144
Web: www.schuylkillcenter.org
We maintain a good selection of trees, shrubs, herbaceous wildflowers, vines and ferns.  go to our website for information on our seasonal sales, or call to schedule a visit.  The nursery is open by appointment from May to October.

WETLAND SUPPLY COMPANY 
194 Goodview Drive
Apollo, PA 15613 
Phone:  724-727-3772 
Fax: 724-727-3778
Email:  wetplants@aol.com 
Web: www.wetlandsupply.com
Specialize in containerized and bare root native trees, shrubs, herbaceous and seed for wetland restoration, including specialty plants for passive water treatment systems, phytoremeditation systems and bioengineering. Also carry environmentally friendly biodegradable coir (coconut) matting, biologs, biodegradable pots.

YELLOW SPRINGS FARM
Contact: Catherine Renzi
1165 Yellow Springs Rd.
Chester Springs, PA 19425
Phone: 610-827-9204
Fax: 888-522-5616
Web: www.yellowspringsfarm.com
Our mission at Yellow Springs Farm is to promote land stewardship through the propagation and sale of native plants of the Mid-Atlantic area.
Spring is the time for native plant sales. Check our calendar to see what is in your area.