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2009 Custom Garden Designs

Welcome to our Great Resources page. has researched the GREAT mail order nurseries and companies where we find the specific perennial plants, bulbs, corms, tools, arbors, trellis ornaments and gardening materials we use when we create our garden designs, English garden designs, formal garden designs and informal garden designs.  The Affiliates listed below are the result of that search.  You can click on their logos to look for great plants and garden supplies just as we do.  You can also go straight to our list of favorite plants and their sources by scrolling down and selecting a category below. uses specific varieties in our garden designs. We realize your time is precious and finding specific perennials takes a lot of time, so we have researched which mail order companies have the exact plants, perennials and other plant materials that we are specifying. The following lists are the result of that research. Click on a link below to view the results for each PLANT category. Once you select a category below, you will see a chart where you can click on the names of the nurseries under the column titled, "Great Plant Sources" to be taken directly to their website. You can then order directly. Or if you would rather browse for yourself, just use the color Affiliate links found to the left and right of our category list.

Annuals Japanese Irises
Asiatic Lilies Oriental Lilies
Astilbes Peonies
Bearded Irises Perennials A-K
Daylilies Perennials L-Q
Ferns Perennials R-Z
Grasses Roses
Groundcovers Siberian Irises
Herbs Spring Flowering Bulbs
Hostas Summer & Fall Bulbs
Hydrangea Shrubs Vines

In the categories above we have included the links to our Affiliates if they have the specific plant, perennial or other plant material and to other Nursery Partners who may have these plants. We continually review plant nurseries and will update this chart frequently.

You can also click here to look at great garden and botanical garden sites as well as horticultural information for further inspiration.

We have also included links to great companies who sell garden furniture, trellis, obelisk, pots, fountains and all sorts of garden accents. These are the companies we look for when we recommend these things to you.

In addition are links to companies who sell fertilizers, soil additives and absolutely everything we use and recommend to amend the ground and correctly plant a garden. These companies will ship directly to you which will save you the time of running around to get it all.

Then there are great tool companies. Every garden task can be made easier with the correct tool! Good tools work for a lifetime so it is wise to invest in a solid set of tools. - Shop Now! Shop! 10% off $100 Order at Park Seed


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