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The Native Plant Trail At Blandy Experimental Farm

Native Plant Nurseries

A comprehensive guide is published by the Virginia Native Plant Society. Choose Natives also has a list that includes plants and seeds for purchase.

Local nurseries that stock native plants include:
Ivy Nursery – Ivy
Corner Store Garden Center – Ruckersville
Hummingbird Hill Native Plant Nursery – Free Union
Hillhouse Farm and Nursery – Castleton
LaLa’s Garden – Palmyra
The Shop at Monticello – Charlottesville
Morningside Farm and Nursery – Boston
The Natural Garden – Harrisonburg
Reedy Creek Environmental – Richmond
Waynesboro Nursery – Waynesboro

NOTE – There are many annual plant sales where you can purchase native plants. Check out these organizations for more details:

Seed Suppliers

Ernst Seeds – Ernst Conservation Seeds supplies quality native plant seeds, naturalized plant seeds, seed mixes and bioengineering (live plant) materials.

Roundstone Native Seed Company – produce, clean and condition their seed, controlling quality so the seed is guaranteed to be viable and free of noxious weed seeds and impurities.

Tools and Equipment

Refuse Fork – for pulling cut vines/branches (approx $40.00)
Garden gloves for women with thorn protection (approx $20.00)
Washable Gauntlet Gloves – provides protection for lower arms from thorns etc (Approx $36.00)
Herbicide Dauber (Buckthorn Blaster) – allows precise application to prevent damage to native plants (Approx $6.50)
Diamond Hones – for sharpening pruner blades (Approx $50.00)
PlayCleanGo Store – Boot Cleaner, Boot Brush Station, Buckthorn Blaster accessories

Herbicide Suppliers

Landscape Supply – 2424 Richmond Road, Charlottesville (Also located at Roanoke, Henrico, Chantilly, VA Beach, and Midlothian)

Southern States – 810 Harris Street, Charlottesville / 2381 Leake Sq (Proffit Office), Charlottesville

Rural King

CWC Chemical

Keystone Pest Control

Forestry Suppliers

CFC Farm and Home Center – Washington, VA