Cyndi's Catalog of Garden Catalogs
Houseplants and Patio Plants
Here are mail-order garden companies which specialize in houseplants and those smaller beauties we
want in pots close to our home. You may also find many types of houseplants listed in the Tropical and
Last Update: September 21, 2013
***September 21 - Added Heart of Florida Greenhouses***
***September 7 - Added Bloomin' Jungle; Gary's Out of Africa***
***March 30 - Added Violet Supply***
ACCENTS FOR HOME AND GARDEN
13034 Cedar Creek Road
Milton, DE 19968
302-684-8092, Fax: 302-684-1186
Houseplants, begonias, gesneriads, perennials, succulents and cacti, some tropicals; annual plants and herbs, décor items.
Some interesting plants and some basic ones too. Possible to order online; I don't see any mention of a printed catalog. This is
the mail-order division of Pepper's Greenhouses.
AFRICAN VIOLET POTS
No street address
Handmade ceramic "self-watering" pots for African violets. Call or email to order; no online ordering and no print catalog.
Probably ships to US only.
12839 McKee School Road N.E.
Woodburn OR 97071
Ivy and begonia specialists, wholesale nursery.80 varieties of ivy, 70 varieties of Rex Begonias as well as many other items.
They have a number of topiary designs and ship UPS
Variety: Good (Ivies & Begonias)
BLOOMIN' JUNGLE - NEW!
12716 Coleman Rd.
Red Creek NY 13143
Bloomin' Jungle is a very small business specializing in African violets. Inventory shifts often depending on what's growing
best. Ordering info is on the website; probably US shipping only; no print catalog.
4821 Jessie Dr
Apex, NC 27539
919-362-0530, Fax 208-977-3089
Large selection of African violets, respectable selection of orchids. Leaves & plants available on most violets. Order online,
doesn't seem to be a print catalog.
PO Box 629
Sebring, FL 33871
863-385-7661 FAX 863-385-5836
Caladium specialist, minimum 5 bulbs. Order online or free print catalog. Ships to US ZIPcodes only.
CAPE COD VIOLETRY
587 Shawmut Av
New Bedford MA 02740
Supplies for growing African violets: pots, saucers, fertilizers, everything. Email or call to order. Plants are available via
Ebay. Doesn't look like there is a print catalog anymore.
CEDAR CREEK VIOLETS
P.O. Box 113
Stanford KY 40484-0013
African violets: standards, minis, and trailers. Chiritas and Petrocosmea. Mostly leaves, some plants may be ordered.
Possible to order online, also order form available on website if you want to mail, probably ships to US only. Don't see a print
1315 S.R. 64 West
Avon Park FL
888-912-0020, 863-453-0014 Fax: 863-453-0015
Caladium bulbs - lots of colors and patterns. Also has colocasia and alocasia (elephant ear) bulbs. Order online,
US shipping only, no print catalog.
COLOR FARM COLEUS
1604 West Richway Drive
Albert Lea MN 56007
Beautiful coleus, many colors and shapes. Minimum order $10.
DAISY FARM INC
9995 SW 66th Street
Miami FL 33173
Orchids, gesneriads, ferns, hoyas. Catalog for SASE, two stamps. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
1372 S. Kentwood Ave
Springfield, MO 65804-0220
417-887-8904, FAX 417-887-1378
African violets: standards, minis, and trailers. Gesneriads: achimenes, chirita, sinningeas, more. A few supplies. Order form
available on website, ships to US only.
DAVIDSON GREENHOUSE & NURSERY
3147 East Ladoga Road
Crawfordsville, IN 47933
877-SCENT34; 765-364-0556; Fax 765-364-0563
Carry a wide variety of unusual houseplants and patio plants including a large number of geranium [Pelargonium] varieties.
Print catalog $3.00 refundable.
4789 Cheyenne Way
Chino CA 91710
Bonsai trees, "lucky bamboo", a few orchids - pretty plants like you'd find at your local home megastore although the
selection is probably better. Some tools and accessories, also has some eastern-themed home décor items, stuff for business
gifts. Order online or request print catalog.
EXOTIC PLANTS BY BETH
1560 Sterling Creek Road
Jacksonville OR 97530
541-899-1662, FAX 541-899-1328
Begonias, hoyas, espicias, gesneriads, more.$2.00 catalog. Web site disappeared spring of '02; don't know about company.
FANCY PLANTS FARMS
P.O. Box 989
Lake Placid,FL 33862
20+ fancy leaf caladiums. Free catalog/list
2435 rue Valade
Saint-Laurent, Quebec, Canada H4M-1N2
Selection of plants to add that exotic flavor to your garden or house. Not all are tropical, but most are at least exotic-looking.
Ships everywhere; order via email or phone.
P.O. Box 2388
Shelton, WA 98584
Fuchsias, a couple hundred types with shrub & upright types their speciality. Sold in groupings and assortments. Ships
throughout the U.S., list available via email request.
GARY'S OUT OF AFRICA NEW!
2842 Brown St
Portage IN 46368
Gary's Out of African specializes in African violets, streptocarpus, and other gesneriads. Nice selection with minimum order
of 6 plants. Order online, probably no print catalog, can ship internationally with prior arrangement.
Suite 230 1581-H Hillside Ave
Victoria BC Canada V8T 2C1
African violets and tropical houseplants. Nice selection but recent (5/03) complaints about plant quality. Print catalog $2
HEART OF FLORIDA GREENHOUSES INC - NEW!
Street Address Unknown
Zolfo Springs FL
Heart of Florida carries a smallish line of tropical foliage plants, all easy-care common varieties that will grow well indoors
or on the patio. Some pretty anthuriums. Plugs or 6" pots. A few supplies for indoor growing and a line of plants to give as
gifts. Also a wholesale supplier. Looks like US shipping only, no print catalog. Order online.
HOUSEPLANTS 4 LESS
3701 Oakwood Road
Charlotte NC 28269
Mix of tropical houseplants and other potted plants, garden plants, and seeds.
1 Mayfield Court
North Augusta SC 29860
Nice selection of brugmansias. Order online, no print catalog.
2205 College Dr
800-295-1344 or 361-575-1344
African violets, trailers, miniatures, standards and a few other plants. Plants and leaves available. Order form available on
1408 Sunset Drive
Vista, CA 92083
760-941-3613, Fax 760-941-1123
Begonias, gesneriads, passifloras, hoyas, and a nice selection of flowering plants both for containers and outside (but
generally on the tender side). Printed catalog $2.
2501 East 23rd Ave
LAURAY OF SALISBURY
432 Undermountain Rd.
Orchids, Gesneriads, Begonias, cactus and succulents, other houseplants. Min order $15; will ship some plants outside US
(min order $50). Price list available for SASE. Fill out order form and mail, no online ordering (as of 12/04).
141 North St.
Danielson, CT 06239
888-330-8038 fax 888-774-9932
Large selection of tropical plants, tender perennials, some succulents, and more to grow as houseplants. Lots of uncommon
varieties. Extensive print catalog $4.95 refundable.
Price: $$ - $$$
LYNDON LYON GREENHOUSES
P.O. Box 249
315-429-8291 FAX 315-429-3820
African violets, begonias, houseplants. Minimum order 3 plants. Will ship outside US.
11660 Arrowhead Drive
Williamsburg MI 49690-8605
800-830-8447, 231-264-5489, FAX 231-264-0289
Plants for pots, baskets, beds. Pelargoniums, impatiens, fuchsias, more. Color catalog.
MOUNTAIN VIEW TROPICALS
2007 Fort Sheppard Drive
Nelson, B. C. Canada V1L 6A2
Tropical houseplants, from the tried and true to some new interesting varieties. Specializes in streptocarpus and chiritas,
most everything else is propagated to order. Ships within Canada only, $30 min order, order form available on website.
4189 Jarvis Road
Hillsboro, MO 63050
African violets and other gesneriads. Some supplies. $20 minimum order, US shipping only.
THE PLANT ATTRACTION - NEW!
6306 Goldfinch St
Sarasota FL 34241
Plant Attraction has a smallish but interesting selection of popular and colorful tropicals and houseplants from all over the
world - hoyas, succulents, some trees & shrubs. Plants, seeds, and some bulk seeds. They are also an EBay seller so it's
possible the inventory is rather flexible, I checked this site in March 2013. International shipping possible. Order online, no
PLEASANT HILL AFRICAN VIOLETS
4851 Pieper Rd
Brenham TX 77833
Houseplants.African violets; catalog $1.50
P.O. Box 1543
Fancy leaf caladiums. No prices, just photos (?).Free catalog/list
P.O. Box 78398
Nashville TN 37207-8398
African violets from Optimara. Plants, pots, other supplies. Can order by the leaf too.
No street address
Big selection of hoyas. A small grower. Possible to order online, may need to contact via email for confirmation. Will ship
internationally with $100 minimum order.
9228 Matthews Rd
Portland NY 14769
A selection of various types of plants - begonias, gesneriads, some perennials, water plants, some tropicals. Doesn't seem to
be a lot of anything (as of 4/07) but looks like expansion is planned. Possible to order online, don't see a print catalog offered.
P.O. Box 42
912-574-5167, fax 912-574-5605
African violet hybridizer, about 300 varieties. Order form on site or get printed catalog, 2.00
VICTORIA'S SIGN OF THE DOVE
2735 Lakeside Trail
Cumming, GA 30041
Houseplants - episcias, some gesneriads, begonias, other small tropicals suited for indoor growing. Some garden décor items.
Email before ordering, probably no print catalog. Ships overseas.
THE VIOLET BARN
P.O. Box 9
Naples NY 14512
585-374-8592, fax: 585-374-6947
Standard and miniature African violets, trailing African violets, streptocarpus, gesnariads, begonias, hoyas, exotic and
miniature houseplants. Nice ideas for terrariums and indoor gardens. Growing supplies for houseplants. Order online, don't
see a print catalog mentioned. Will ship overseas. Used to be called Rob's Violets.
5520 Wilkins Rd
813-626-6817, 800-771-7421 FAX 813-621-5093
African violets/gesneriads. Free catalog/list
THE VIOLET SHOWCASE
3147 South Broadway
Englewood, CO 80110
303-761-1770, Fax 303-762-1808
African violets and growing supplies. Free catalog for US customers, $2 for others.
VIOLET SUPPLY - NEW!
20 Park Road
Painesville OH 44077
888-437-0022, 440-357-0022, Fax: 440-357-5122
Lots of items for African violet growers, orchid growers, and others at Violet Supply, including violet mixes, fertilizers, grow
lights, humidity trays, violet pots, growing supplies and greenhouses. This is the same company as Arcadia Greenhouses and
Orchid Supply.com. Order online.
VIOLETS IN VOGUE
9249 Mainwaring Road
Sidney BC V8L 1J9 Canada
African violets - standards, minis, trailers and more. Other related gesneriads. Will ship internationally. $3 for print catalog
(no pix), or print out order form from website and mail.
2293 So. Taylor Road
Cleveland Heights OH 44118
Free catalog. Begonias, gesneriads, more.
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