Quick Start - Sourcing Native Plants

Where to buy plants

  • Visit a local nursery to browse native plants you'd like to choose for your garden.

  • Online nurseries will ship native plants or seeds. NOTE: Be sure that your are ordering plants native to the Northeast.

  • Some online nurseries and landscape designers also sell pollinator plant packs.

  • Native-friendly landscape architects can provide design and procure plants at the right time for planting.

Reach out to your community!

  • Join our free seed swap event in December and our plant swap in May/June.

Local Nurseries

Online Nurseries

NOTE: Be sure to Northeast as your region when browsing plants.

Northeast Pollinator Plants

Broken Arrow Nursery

Catskill Native Nursery

Earth Tones

Izel Plants (native plant plugs)

Prairie Moon Nursery

Prairie Restoration

Toad Shade Wild Flower farm

Pinelands Direct Native Plants

Amanda's Native Plants

Direct Native Plants

Wild Ridge Plants

Ernst Seeds (native seeds in bulk)

Arbor Day Foundation (choose native trees/shrubs)

Select Seeds (heirloom and native seeds)

Joyful Butterfly

Prairie Nursery

Northern Ridge Nursery (choose native trees and shrubs)

Cold Stream Farm, LLC (choose native trees and shrubs)

Gardens of the Blue Ridge, Inc. (choose natives)

Wild Seed Project (native seeds)

Sow True Seed

New England Wild Flower Society has assembled three pollinator starter kits

The Pollen Nation

US Perennials (Choose the native menu)



Help with design and creation

In addition to connecting with your community via Ardsley Pollinator Pathway events and your neighborhood pollinator buzz, you can also engage a landscape architect who can design and source native plant gardens for pollinators.

Plant Me a Rainbow - Sandra Nam Cioffi

Plan It Wild - Amanda Bayley

EcoBeneficial - Kim Eierman

Pennington Grey

Green Jay Landscaping

Aesthetic Landscape Care Tim Downey, Hastings, 914-478-7320

Bedford Landscapers - Ken Hubener

Let It Grow Landscapes

Meadoworks LLC - Pam Pooley

Aspect 120 Landscape Architecture, P. C.