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Native Plant Sources

Chatham County Nurseries Specializing in Native Plants:

Local native plant sources including the NC Botanical Gardens in Chapel Hill.

Cure Nursery, Pittsboro
Open by appointment, Tues – Sat

Growing Wild Nursery, Siler City
Order plants online, call to arrange a pick up time or have plants shipped to your home

Mellow Marsh Farm, Siler City
This is wholesale nursery willing to sell to individuals if you give them a list of what you want and let them select your plants to pick-up. Browse their website for plant availability.

Additional Native Plant Sources:

North Carolina Botanical Gardens, Chapel Hill
Native plants for sale daily at their gift ship, Feb – Dec. Learn more
Annual events include spring and fall plant sales. Learn more

NC Forest Service Tree Seedling Store
Trees seedlings are shipped by UPS Dec – March or can be picked up from NC Forest Service Distribution Centers
1-888-NCTREES (628-7337)

Garden Centers and Nurseries in the area that feature native and non-native plants:

Big Bloomers Flower Farm, Sanford
Full service garden center and nursery, open 7 days/week

Niche Gardens, Chapel Hill
Mail order/online and retail nursery, open 7 days/week

Plant Delights Nursery, Raleigh
Mail order/online nursery, holds several open house events throughout the year

More extensive lists of native plant sources are available from the NC Botanical Gardens and NC Native Plant Society.

This list has been assembled for informational purposes only. Inclusion of a business in this list does not imply endorsement by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service nor discrimination against businesses not listed.

Written By

Photo of Charlotte Glen, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionCharlotte GlenState Coordinator, NC Extension Master Gardener Program (919) 515-1226 charlotte_glen@ncsu.eduHorticultural Science - NC State University
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