Announcements

Working on a project for the fall?

The Sound Native Plants website is an incredible planning resource. Have you read our species selection guide? Or looked at our plant quantity calculator?Then look at our current availability, and feel free to contact us if you don't see what you are looking for. More plants become available as the…

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Sale!!

The following 1-gallons will be on sale through February: Cornus sericea @ $2.50 Frangula purshiana @ $2.75 Malus fusca @ $3.00 Philadelphus lewisii-2 gallon @ $5.50 Rosa gymnocarpa @ $3.25 Please contact Amee to place an order.

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Summer comes early to the northwest!

We’ve been so busy keeping up with all the sunny weather that we have decided to cancel our open house on June 21st. We will keep you posted about future open houses as they approach! The nursery now has over 120,000 container plants growing with 31,000 ready to ship and…

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Thank You!

Thank you to all our loyal customers, new and old, for making our monthly Retail Fridays a success! With autumn coming on, we have temporarily suspended the Friday drop-ins to focus on training a new crew, shipping to our wholesale customers, and propagating plants for next year. Meanwhile, watch for…

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New website section: landscaping with natives

We are proud to announce the latest addition to our website, a new section on landscaping with native plants. For a long time, we have focused on ecological restoration, while interest in landscaping with natives has continued to grow. We hope you find some useful information here, and we will…

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Open House!

Thanks to the fantastic customers, new and old, who attended our monthly open houses this year! We enjoyed helping you and seeing our plants head off to their permanent homes. We have suspended Friday Open Houses until May 2013, while we grow new crops of your favorite Pacific Northwest Natives. Please…

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Pseudotsuga menziesii ~ Douglas Firs

We currently have fantasic looking 2 gallon Pseudotsuga menziesii available for $6.00 each. This is a great deal on these wonderful plants. They are healthy, fully rooted and stand about 4 feet tall. We are offering this discounted price to retail and wholesale customers. These plants are ready to be put…

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SNP Receives Award

Sound Native Plants is proud to announce that we have received the 2012 Environmental Excellence Award from the Washington State Nursery and Landscape Association. The award goes to those who “significantly improved, protected or repaired the environment through the use of plants and proper horticultural practices.” Read more here: http://www.theolympian.com/2012/03/07/2019672/group-wins-award-for-environmental.html#storylink=cpy

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Ode to Spring

We see it everyday, plants are beginning to wake up from their winter slumber. Last years buds are swelling, leaves are emerging and roots are growing. Spring is a great time to plant! Shrubs and perennials are anxious to get into the ground and start growing. Take advantage of this…

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2-Gallon Plants Sale EXTENDED to February 29!

We have extended our winter sale and still have several 2-gallon plants marked down. These plants are thriving and ready to plant. Don't miss this opportunity to acquire these larger specimens at reduced prices. Click here for wholesale or retail sale prices.

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New offering: Nearshore restoration species

We now offer keystone species for “nearshore” restoration sites – the vegetated zones closest to the beach. Recent research has revealed the critical habitat functions of these little-studied ecosystems. American dunegrass (Elymus mollis) forms the backbone of most nearshore plant communities, which may also include tufted hairgrass (Deschampsia cespitosa), Lyngbye’s…

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About live stakes

This time of year we get lots of orders and questions about live stakes, which we harvest from wild plants growing on sites throughout western Washington. Live stakes are perishable stem cuttings that take considerable labor to collect, process and haul to the nursery. We don't keep them "in stock" – we collect them…

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