Latest Blog Posts

 
  • January 30, 2023
    Anonymous

    We're Hiring a Greenhouse Assistant

    We are looking for a hardworking, plant-loving person to join our team as Greenhouse Assistant to help in managing propagation and plant care in our greenhouses.

  • January 17, 2023
    mike

    Native Alternatives to Exotic Trees, Shrubs and Vines

    Many gardeners and landscapers are drawn to the unique beauty and variety of non-native plants, but the use of these exotic species can have negative impacts on local ecosystems. As awareness grows about the importance of conservation and protecting native species, more and more people are looking for alternative options that still provide a diverse and beautiful landscape. In this post, we will introduce you to some of the best native tree, shrub and vine alternatives to common non-natives.

  • December 15, 2022
    mike

    Native Plant Grants

    Are you a homeowner, community organizer or municipal civil servant looking to fund a planting project in the Midwest? Are you planning a native garden, or would like organize a tree planting in your neighborhood? We are excited to present this resource to make that effort a little bit easier, with this compilation of local, regional (Midwest) and national grants relevant to urban forestry, native garden projects and more.    
  • November 17, 2022
    mike

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    We're starting a newsletter! Starting in January we'll be sending updates on availability of online and retail native plants, in-person plant sales, planting tips, happenings on the farm and so much more! Sign up today!