Backyards For Nature

Native Plant Sources

Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve

Plant shop open mid-April through end of October


1635 River Rd. New Hope, PA 18938

Collins Nursery

Native trees, shrubs, and some perennials.  Spring and fall open houses. Otherwise appointment necessary. 


773 Roslyn Avenue, Glenside, PA 19038

David Brothers Native Plant Nursery

Native trees, shrubs, and perennials


2590 Bean Road, Norristown PA 19403

Edge of the Woods Nursery

Native trees, shrubs, and perennials


2415 Route 100, Orefield, PA 18069

Gateway Garden Center

Native trees, shrubs, and perennials


7277 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin DE 19707

Gino’s Nursery


2237 Second Street Pike, Newtown, PA 18940 

Good Host Plants

Straight species native perennials, biennials, and annuals of local genetic provenance.  Contact ahead of time regarding availability of plants shown on home page


150 W Butler St, Philadelphia, PA 19140

Jenkins Arboretum

Outdoor plant shop open daily 9-4 late April through mid-October


631 Berwyn Baptist Road, Devon, PA 19333

Redbud Native Plant Nursery

Native trees, shrubs, and perennials


904 N. Providence Road, Media, PA 19063

Yellow Springs Farm

Landscape design and consultation services are available.  Call for an appointment.  Beginning in 2022, they are based in Talbot County, Maryland and
service clients in PA, MD and DE.


Native Plant Sales Events

Bartram’s Garden

Spring and fall sales


5400 Lindbergh Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19143

Brandywine Conservancy

Mother’s Day weekend. Seeds also available.


Routes 1 and 100, P.O. Box 141, Chadds Ford, PA 19317

Delaware Nature Society

First weekend in May


Coverdale Farm Preserve, 543 Way Road, Greenville, DE 19807

Hawk Mountain Sanctuary

Mid-May and Mid-September


1700 Hawk Mountain Road, Kempton, PA 19529

John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove

Spring plant sale – Earth Day Weekend


1201 Pawlings Road, Audubon, PA 19403

Pennypack Ecological Restoration Trust

Spring and fall plant sales


2955 Edge Hill Road, Huntington Valley, PA 19006

Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education

Spring and fall plant sales


8480 Hagys Mill Rd., Philadelphia, PA 19128

Create a Habitat

Learn how to create a healthy habitat for birds, butterflies, and other wildlife at home.

Native Plants

Wildlife-friendly plants for Southeastern Pennsylvania and where to buy them.


All the healthy habitat information and knowledge you need to be successful in mainting healthy habitats.