Natives

Protecting pollinators is easy when you add in Missouri natives to the existing landscape. These beautiful plants are the champions of wildlife gardening, which adds entertainment & functionality to your yard.

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Our selection

We offer one of the largest native plant selections in the Metro area, with 5000 sq ft of retail space in 2 greenhouses!  You'll find host plants, nectar sources, trees, & shrubs grown from locally harvested seed.

If you're looking to plant Milkweed for Monarch butterflies, come browse our 8 different varieties! If you visit during the summer, you may even be lucky enough to see Monarchs hatching in our butterfly house and release one into the wild!

Natives can often be the best solution for tricky spots where other plants die, or those tough suburban clay soils, so check them out if you thumb isn't very green yet!

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Want to Plant a native garden?

The Missouri Department of Conservation has great resources to help you get started. Click the link below for a PDF download that will teach you exactly how to design, plant and maintain a native garden. 

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Grow Native!

This awesome community partner is a major player in local prairie conservation and can help you learn more about all the native plants we carry.

Grow Native! is a native plant marketing and education program of the Missouri Prairie Foundation. Grow Native! helps protect and restore biodiversity by increasing conservation awareness of native plants and their effective use in urban, suburban, and rural developed landscapes.

 

GrowNative & Greenscape team up to bring you a goofy guide through the basics of butterfly gardening! Learn about host plants, nectar & pollen sources, and how to have bugs friends all season long.