Announcements

Blustery Fall

The last few days of October have shown us that the warm weather is over, and the windy, rainy Fall weather is here to stay. We have spent the month sending out several thousand plants to job sites throughout the Puget Sound. We were happy to see the plants find…

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Now licensed commercial herbicide applicators

Our Portland/Vancouver crew now includes commercial pesticide applicators licensed in Oregon and Washington. We use herbicides to control highly invasive weeds only as a last resort, within the context of an Integrated Vegetation Management plan. Our applicator crew exercises the same scrupulous care and attention that we use in all…

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Quality vs. Quantity

We are a small operation, growing over 80,000 plants with a small crew on less than an acre. We like it that way!  Our plants originate from Western Washington, and most from Thurston County. Knowing where our plants come from is important to us, because we know that it is…

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Counting plants

The most important part of running a nursery is maintaining an accurate inventory. We are constantly out in the nursery yard, assessing blocks of plants, culling, weeding, counting and double counting. We are proud to say that our inventory reflects numbers on the ground as accurately as possible. We have…

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Website Problem

A server problem caused our website and email to stop functioning from Wednesday, August 17 until Sunday August 21. The server held all our emails and delivered them on Sunday. If you tried to contact us during that time, rest assured we are currently reading and responding to the accumulated…

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Inventory update!

SNP has now completed our inventory for the 2011 fall planting season. All numbers listed on the current availability are accurate. We will be adding the emergent species to the current availability list by the end of August. Please let us know if you would like to put anything on…

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Getting ready for the Fall planting season

We know that many of you are beginning to plan your projects for the fall planting season. We are looking forward to supplying you with quality native plants at a reasonable price. We currently have a wide selection of plants that are available, with more being added daily. We will…

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Amazing sun loving shrubs!

If you are looking for amazing flowering shrubs, we currently have some gorgeous 1 gallon shrubs available. We have Twinberry, Lonicera involucrata, which is a sun loving, 10' tall shrub that blooms yellow flowers from April-August. Ninebark, Physocarpos capitatus, this versatile sun loving plant has amazing bark and blooms from…

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Glacial Heritage Preserve-Prairie Appreciation Day!

For any who live in the South Sound, the prairies are a special place whose landscape and plants continue to amaze us year after year. The Glacial Heritage Preserve and the Mima Mounds Natural Area are two of the largest remnant prairies remaining in Western Washington. This year is the…

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Native Plant Appreciation Week

Join us in celebrating all of Washingtons fabulous native plants. Although anytime is a great time to plant, observe and enjoy native plants, May 1st – May 7th 2011 is Native Plant Appreciation Week. Could there be a better time to order colorful, lush, and amazing native plants? We have…

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Don’t forget Spring perennials are here!

We have a wide variety of fantastic additions for your project or garden! Contact Amee to place your order.

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Thuja Plicata, Holodiscus Discolor Currently Available!

We currently have 2 & 5 gallon Thuja plicata ready to leave the nursery. We also have some 18-36" bare root Holodiscus discolor for a great deal!

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