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Garden Nurseries & Plant Sales

Pittsburgh area and online nurseries dealing in live plants, especially perennials, bulbs, trees, and shrubs that will grow in the Pittsburgh area. Also annual plant sales.

Pittsburgh Region

Plant Sales

Nurseries

  • Pittsburgh Post Gazette: What's New at the Nurseries
    Each spring, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette solicits information about the new plants that nurseries in the Pittsburgh area are offering. It's a good list of names and contact information.
  • Beall's Nursery
    Located at 9334 Saltsburg Road in Plum Boro.
  • Brenckle's Farms and Greenhouses
    Brenckle's Farm in Butler provides flower and vegetable seedlings, including heirloom tomatoes to their greenhouses near Evans City and on Mt. Troy Road, Pittsburgh.
  • Franklin Nursery
    Located in Sewickley, Franklin Nursery offers trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals, roses, and herbs.
  • Michael Brothers Nursery
    Located 30 minutes northeast of downtown Pittsburgh, near Russellton, PA in West Deer Twp. Michael Brothers offers perennials, shrubs and annuals grown in its own greenhouses.
  • Musser Forests, Inc.
    Their Garden Center in Indiana, PA, offers many perennials, shrubs, and trees.
  • North Hills Water Gardens
    North Hills
  • Orlando S. Pride Nurseries
    Specializes in hollies but also grows other trees and shrubs such as Stewartia, Japanese Tree Lilac, Kousa Dogwood, White Fringe Tree, Red and Bottle Brush Buckeyes, and several Different Magnolias. Located north of Pittsburgh in Butler County.
  • Penn Hills Lawn and Garden
    Offers workshops in gardening; located in Penn Hills, east of Pittsburgh.
  • Plumline Nursery
    Murrysville, PA.
  • Quality Gardens, Inc.
    Located 20 miles north of Pittsburgh in Valencia, PA.
  • Reilly's Garden Center at Summer Seat Farm
    Reilly's Summer Seat Farm and Garden Center is located in the Mount Nebo region of the North Hills in Ohio Township.
  • Sestili Nursery
    Located in Oakland
  • Soergel's Garden Center
    Located north of Pittsburgh in Wexford.
  • Sylvania Natives
    Flowering Perennials, Shrubs and Small Trees Native to Western Pennsylvania
    "SYLVANIA NATIVES is Western Pennsylvania’s only privately owned nursery exclusively growing and selling quality, local genotype plants native to the region. We propagate and grow more than 80 species of plants from local seed we collect in the wild. All our plants are container grown outside with the seasons." Located off an alley in Squirrel Hill.
  • The Urban Gardener
    Retail garden center on the North Side focusing on nursery and garden items suitable for city gardens.
 

Pennsylvania

  • OutdoorLivingPA
    This website by the Pennsylvania Landscape & Nursery Association helps you find a landscaping professional or a garden center.
  • Plant Source: Where to Buy Plants in the Greater Delaware Valley
    An online directory of where to find plants at local retail and wholesale nurseries, garden centers and plant society and public garden sales.
  • Brushwood Nursery
    Specializes in vines, especially Clematis. Sells through their website only (no catalog and no nursery store).
  • North Creek Nurseries
    North Creek is a propagation nursery that supplies starter plugs to wholesale and retail nurseries and whose minimum order is $300. However, they have information on each plant that they sell and offer a large selection of perennials, grasses and ferns with an emphasis on new varieties and Eastern North American natives and their cultivars.
 

Nearby States

  • Bluestone Perennials
    Bluestone Perennials offers a wide selection of Perennials, Grasses, Mums, Herbs, Ornamental Shrubs and Bulbs. They are located in Madison, Ohio -- between Cleveland and Erie.
  • Mulberry Creek Herb Farm
    Next time you are in Cleveland, stop by this nursery in Huron Ohio. It specializes in herbs, plants for butterflies, and miniatures.
  • Spring Hill Nursery
    Offers Bulbs, Container Plants, Ground Covers, Hedges, Perennials, Roses, Shrubs, Small Fruit, Trees, and Vines. Located in Harrison, OH
 

Online Nurseries

  • ColorBlends
    Wholesale fall bulbs (daffodils and tulips) from Schipper & Company in Bridgeport, Connecticutt. Requires a $60 minimum order and most of the blends come in 100-bulb orders.
  • Fairweather Gardens
    A mail-order growers of unusual Trees, Shrubs & Perennials, located in southern New Jersey.
  • Heronswood Nursery
    Located in Washington state, Heronswood specializes in new and unusual perennials but it is pricey.
  • Jackson & Perkins
    Major rose supplier from Oregon
  • Miller Nurseries
    Located in Canandaigua, NY, Miller offers lots of fruits, trees and shrubs for the northern garden (like ours).
  • Monrovia
    Headquartered in California, Monrovia is a wholesale nursery whose online searchable Plant Library provides information on the many cultivars that it sells. Input your zip code to find a local retailer that sells Monrovia plants.
  • Oakes Daylilies
    A daylily nursery in Corryton, Tennessee.
  • Plant Delights Nursery
    Plant Delights Nursery Inc. is a mail order nursery in Raleigh, N.C., specializing in new and rare perennials. They offer a wide selection of hostas, which grow well in the Pittsburgh region.
  • Portland Nursery
    This nursery in Oregon has lost of information about various trees, perennials and shrubs on their website.
  • Prairie Moon Nursery
    Native Seeds and Plants for Prairie, Meadow, Wetland, Savanna, and Woodland. Located in Illinois they specialize in native plants of the upper midwest. Information includes each plant's geographic range.
  • Proven Winners
    Proven Winners is a leading brand of high quality flowering plants in North America. You can find information about their plants and locate a retailer on their website.
  • Schreiner's Iris Gardens
    They specialize in bearded iris.
  • Terra Nova Nurseries
    A wholesale nursery in Oregon. Look here for what next year's popular plants will be.
  • Wayside Gardens
    Located in South Carolina, Wayside offers the finest trees, shrubs, perennials, and bulbs.
  • White Flower Farm
    Wonderful collection of perennials and bulbs, including oriental lilies. Located in Connecticut.