The Plant store is now closed for orders.

  • I'm planning on one last round of sales toward the end of September of plants that I'll be potting up from a nursery bed I planted in the fall of 2022. I'll post the details and the time once I have the plants ready to go
  • Please see the Using the Plant Library  page  for some tips on how to make the most of the information here to select species for creating a healthy native plant community suited to the conditions of your site.
  • Please see the Plant Nursery for a photo of the different sizes/prices on offer and for information on the sizing of these seedlings and the details of the sale
  • Species that were not seeded, didn’t germinate or that are sold out are marked with an asterisk *

* Cinna arundinacea, Stout Woodreed

~Not available in 2023 due to very low germination rates. I recommend Bromus pubescens, Hairy Woodland Brome as an alternate species~

Cinna arundinacea 

Stout Woodreed

  • Average to wet soils
  • Part shade to shade
  • 3’ tall, 1’ to 2’ spread
  • Late Summer to Fall Blooming
  • Native to Ontario, open woodland forest and high moisture (but not flooded) ecosystems

New to me this year, grown from seeds from Prairie Moon Nursery 

An upright, clump forming grass species for woodland gardens, growing to 3’ or more in height and standing up well through the summer and fall.

Please check out the Prairie Moon listing at the link above for more details.

Photo from the Great Lakes image collection Via Wikimedia Commons and from Prairie Moon Nursery

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Species that were not sown / aren't being sown for 2023 are marked with an * 
Species that are native to this continent, but not historically native to Ontario are marked with a ~ 
While it rarely comes up, I do reserve the right to limit plant quantities, mostly to help ensure that as many native plant gardens as possible become a reality