Cyndi's Catalog of Garden Catalogs
Mail-Order Gardening Companies Names Beginning with A
This is an alphabetical list of all the mail-order gardening websites whose names start with the letter A.
Last Update: March 14, 2016
***March 14 - Added Appalachian Bamboo***
***March 2 - Deleted Aqua Botanic - OOB***
Lots of commonly available daylilies, good pricing. Possible to order online, no print catalog.
AARON'S RAIN BARRELS
Rain barrels in a couple of different configurations; also an irrigation kit and compost barrel. Will ship to anywhere in US.
Doesn't seem to be a printed catalog; call to order or print out form. Formerly called New England Design.
A'BUNADH SEED CATALOGUE - NEW!
A'bunadh Seed Catalog has a good selection of vegetables and herbs suited for Alberta's (zone 2) short growing season.
Wheat, barley, and other grains in small quantities for the home gardener, and a selection of annual & perennial flowers. All
open-pollinated and/or heirloom varieties. Order form available on website, no print catalog. Probably ships to Canada only.
ABUNDANT DAYLILIES AND PERENNIALS
Despite the name, only daylilies are listed on their web site. Decent selection, possible to order online, ships throughout the
ABUNDANT LIFE SEED FOUNDATION
Rare, unusual, and heirloom species of vegetables, flowers, and herbs, all organic. Open-pollinated and naturalized seed.
Supplies. Possible to order online, print catalog available, will ship to Canada. Abundant Life is now a sister company to
Territorial Seeds after the fire that destroyed their business in 2003.
Over 400 varieties of dahlias, many award winners but not all listed on web site. Fill out order form and mail, ships to US
only. Don't see print catalog option.
ACCENTS FOR HOME AND GARDEN
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.
Associated with Accuweather's website. All sorts of instruments used in monitoring weather - barometers, rain gauges,
wind meters and so forth. Don't think there is a print catalog.
A few ornamental plants and groundcovers, looks like selections for the standard landscape. Order via email, phone or fax;
website says they ship everywhere in the US.
Several styles of greenhouses, portable and permanent, plus greenhouse supplies such as misting systems, lights, etc. No
info on print catalog, can order online.
Wildflowers, grasses, water plants, trees and shrubs for all types of garden habitats. All plants from seed collected in
A & D PEONY AND PERENNIAL FARM
700 varieties of wonderful peonies with selections changing from year to year. Also daylilies and hostas. Print catalog $2.
Minimum order $35, higher for foreign sales.
ADAMS COUNTY NURSERY
Fruit trees - apples, peaches, cherries, apricots, pears. Possible to order online. Free catalog.
ADELMAN PEONY GARDENS
Growers of over 250 varieties of herbaceous peonies, bare roots shipped in fall. Free catalog, ships internationally.
Bulbs - pretty good selection of tulips; minor quantities of daffs and some other spring bulbs, imported from Holland.
ADVENTURES IN HERBS
Herbs, scented geraniums. LSASE for catalog. Website under construction as of Jan 2012.
Small hydroponic units with everything you need to grow plants in the house. Various sizes, including some big enough for
small tomato plants. Also offers seed kits. Order online, print catalog not mentioned on website. Ships to US and Canada;
Canadian customers can order from the Canadian website.
AFRICAN VIOLET POTS
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.
Seeds for Oriental vegetables - pak choy, bitter melon, tah tsai, more. Order form available but no info on prices; doesn't
look like there is a print catalog. Will ship to the US.
AGUAFINA GARDENS INTERNATIONAL
Unique and interesting architectural accents for the garden, most with an Asian flair - fountains, interesting stones, rock
carvings and the like. Expect to spend some money here. Possible to make selections online but shipping and some pricing
needs to be negotiated.
AITKEN'S SALMON CREEK GARDEN
Tall bearded iris, medians, Siberians, Japanese, etc. Orchids too. Color catalog $2, min order $15
AL'S ORCHID GREENHOUSE
Orchids - cattleyas, dendrobiums, phals, paphs, and phrags, other species and hybrids. Prices competitive, nice selection.
Possible to order online, shipping to continental US only. Don't see a print catalog offered.
Flowers, vegetables, perennials, houseplant seeds, bulbs, trees, hedges, fruits. Order online, free print catalog.
ALBRIGHT SEED COMPANY
Turf grasses and wildflowers, some tree and shrub seeds for landscaping and erosion control. Minimum order $25.Affiliated
with S&S Seeds.
Seeds for herbs with distinctly non-traditional "spiritual" use, plus the normal medicinal/ornamental stuff. Not much that
will get you arrested, but you should know your plants before ordering. I didn't look at the rest of it, but has a lot of non-seed
items as well. Order online; no print catalog. Will ship internationally.
ALCOVY DAYLILY FARM
Daylilies - over 1,000 varieties. Specializes in diploid and tetraploid doubles, reasonable prices. Minimum order $25; no info
on shipping outside US.
Plants and seeds "of ethnobotanical significance". A few varieties of cacti, Solanaceae, and a bigger variety of medicinal and
other non-culinary types of herbs.
ALLIGATOR ALLEY/AMAZING GARDENS
An ecletic assortment of cold-hardy cacti, yucca, and palms, couple other things. Ships bare-root to US only excluding
California. No print catalog.
Decent selection of unusual plants - to attract butterflies or hummingbirds; vines, shrubs, fruit, cacti and succulents. Most
but not all are tender (zone 9 or higher). Does not ship outside continental US. Looks like you can order online.
Lots of different orchids - cattleyas, oncidium, phalaenopsis, dendrobium, hybrids and more. Plants only, no supplies. US
shipping only. Order online, doesn't look like there is a print catalog.
ALOHA SEED AND HERB
Range of seeds from vegetables, edible and medicinal herbs, tropical plants and fruit, cacti, more. Has several varieties of
kava. Ships everywhere.
Plumerias, heliconias, ginger, bananas and a number of other tropical plants. Can order online; they will ship outside US
with a min order of $200. Print catalog $5.
Over 300 dahlias for show and cut flowers, lots of different types. Possible to order online, print catalog available on request.
Nice selection of dahlias suited for cut flowers. Order online, no print catalog.
ALPHA GARLIC FARM
Garlic - spanish roja, german red, and german white. Order by email or phone. No print catalog.
Seeds of rare alpines from all over and a lot of wild-collected seed from native alpines. Order form available on website,
minimum order $15, summer orders may be delayed somewhat. Will ship internationally. Print catalog available.
ALTERNATIVE GARDEN SUPPLY
Hydroponic and organic gardening supplies. Grow lights, grow media, irrigation, lighting, fertilizers, pest control, lots
more. Possible to order online, print catalog is available.
ALTERNATIVE POND AND GARDENS MART
All sorts of pond supplies - filters, pumps, fish care, and plants. Print catalog $1.99.
ALWAYS SUMMER HERBS
Herb plants, mostly culinary but a few medicinal, sold in 4" pots. A few daylilies, tomato & pepper plants, and birdhouses
rounds out their offerings. Looks like it is possible to order online, print catalog is unlikely. Ships to US only.
AMADOR FLOWER FARM
Many types of daylilies including vintage varieties.
JACQUES AMAND, LTD BULB SPECIALISTS
Spring bulbs and woodland wildflowers, specializing in rare bulbs for collectors. Arisaema, colchicum, ipheion, tecophilea,
and a lot more. Full color catalog is $2.00.
AMARYLLIS BULB COMPANY
Lots of amaryllis - doubles, dwarfs, large flowering and more. Looks like they ship almost anywhere. This appears to be the
same entity as the Caladium Bulb Company.
Perennials for sun and shade, grasses, Siberian Iris, nice selection of lilies; all hardy to zone 4. Order form available on
website or ask for print catalog ($3). Min order $25.
AMERICAN DAYLILY AND PERENNIALS
Daylilies - unusual cultivars, rebloomers, different colors, doubles. Also cannas, peonies, lantana. Lots of their own
award-winning cultivars. Free print catalog.
AMERICAN MEADOWS INC.
Wildflower seeds in mixes and individual packets, woodland plants, lilies and other bulbs, some perennials, amaryllis. Ships
plants to most of North America and seeds internationally. Don't see a print catalog offered.
AMERICAN SEED COMPANY
Very basic selection of vegetable seeds, plus grasses, farm seed, some flowers in quantities from ounces to pounds. Possible
to order online.
Organically grown heirloom vegetable seeds - tomatoes, peppers, eggplants, beans & peas. A few flowers and some rare vegs
as well. Possible to order online, or fill out form and mail. Will ship internationally. No print catalog.
AMITY HERITAGE ROSES
Roses - antique, modern, hybrid teas, miniatures, about 300 varieties on their own roots. Sells in bands and gallons. Printed
list available for SASE. Ships to US and overseas with some restrictions.
AMPAC SEED CO
Turfgrass and forage grass seeds. More clovers than you can imagine.
ANGELGROVE TREE SEED CO.
Seeds for popular, easy-grow flowering trees for North America.
Open-pollinated non-GMO vegetable seed, many heirloom varieties, grown organically although not certified. Nice selection
of beans, squash, tomatoes and more. Probably Canadian shipping only, no print catalog, order form available on website.
Large selection of ornamental flowering plants, annuals and perennials. Also California native plants & wildflowers. Lots to
choose from for Mediterranean climates. Possible to order online.
ANNIE'S HEIRLOOM SEEDS
A family business; nice selection of heirloom vegetable seeds and a smaller selection of popular heirloom flower seed. Sells
seeds in bulk for market growers. Order online, probably no print catalog.
Paphiopedilums & phragmipediums (tropical slipper orchids). Plants and compots to US only, flasks everywhere.
ANTIQUE ROSE EMPORIUM
Cat $5. Own-root roses, old and species. Some hearty recommendations,but some say beware of mislabeled roses.
ANTONELLI BROTHERS INC
Tuberous begonias and fucshias, some really good deals on mixes. Free catalog.
Leyland cypress, thuja Green Giant, other evergreen trees and shrubs plus a couple crape myrtles and japanese maples.
Ships to all US except CA. Order online; no print catalog.
A & P ORCHIDS
A & P Orchids carries mostly Phalaeonopsis and paphopedlium orchids.
APPALACHIAN BAMBOO - NEW!
Appalachian Bamboo has a good selection of popular bamboos, all cold hardy to varying extents. Can purchase
varying sizes of rootballs; free shipping - probably US only. Order online or call, no print catalog.
APPALACHIAN NATIVE PLANTS
Beautiful native azaleas - ten of the fifteen native North American azaleas, Zo Warner hybrids, and some pretty evergreen
varieties. Trays of 50 plugs or 15 quarts for shipping. Call or email for availability.
Big selection of pond and aquarium plants, some carnivorous plants. Lots of supplies and some critters incl. fish. Order
online, ships everywhere. No mention of print catalog.
AQUASCAPES.COM (AKA MEYER AQUASCAPES)
Supplies for ponds and wetlands. No plants, no fish, just filters, pumps, liners etc. Order online, no print catalog.
Organic gardening, farming and biological pest and weed control products, including beneficial insects, fly parasites, traps,
pheromone lures and natural fertilizers. Order online or free print catalog.
Glass and polycarbonate greenhouses and greenhouse supplies, call for ordering information. Also orchid growing supplies
- potting mixes, fertilizers, pots, etc that can be ordered online. Also operates as OrchidSupplies.com.
Nice selection of daylilies from various hybridizers. Order form available on website, ships to Canada only. Printed color
catalog $2 refundable.
ARCHWAY DAYLILY GARDENS
Selection of daylilies, most cultivars from 1970s and newer, good range of prices. Doubles, spiders, award winners, etc. Fill
out order form and mail, minimum order $24.
Historic & modern bearded iris, more than 500 varieties, shipping starts mid-July to US only. Print out order form on
website and mail, or call.
ARID LANDS GREENHOUSES
A large selection of rare succulents, possibly the largest selection of species succulents around. Possible to order online.
Catalog on request; sells both wholesale and retail.
ARIZONA AQUATIC GARDENS
Aquatic plants, tropical and hardy, for ponds and aquariums. Supplies, bog & terrarium plants as well.
ARIZONA CACTUS SALES
Decent selection of landscape cacti and some supplies. $25 minimum order. Ships to continental US only.
THE ARK INSTITUTE
Claims 100% non-hybrid, non-GMO, chemical free produce seed. A number of vegetable seed collections, individual
packets, and some growing supplies. Seeds seem to be unnamed generics. Order online, no print catalog mentioned, will ship
outside US with prior arrangement.
Catalog $2. Bulbs, shrubs, perennials, lots of alpines. Unusual plants. Tend to be on the small side but there are a lot of
varieties not easily found.
Dahlias, many types. US shipping only, March through April. Printed price list available, no pix.
ART GALLERY GARDENS
Daylilies of their own introduction, a few from other breeders. Strong emphasis on lavenders and purples, UF and other
forms. $50 minimum order, form available on web site. They will ship overseas.
Daylilies, several hundred varieties. Can print out order form from web site, will ship to Canada and the US. Print catalog $3.
ARTIFICIAL ROCKS FACTORY
Very realistic looking fake rocks and tree stumps in a good variety of sizes and styles. Order online, print catalog doubtful.
About 1,000 recent daylily introductions. Minimum order $20. Will ship to Canada but minimum order for Canadians is
Ornamental plants touted to attract birds, bees, butterflies and other beneficial insects - perennials, grasses, shrubs, pond
plants. Lots of birding supplies as well. Looks like they are owned by Gardens Alive. Order online or request free print
AUNT MARTHA'S GARDEN
Seeds for heirloom vegetables and flowers, some few supplies and sundries. Free print catalog or order online.
AUSTIN CREEK ORCHIDS
Nice selection of cattleya orchids, plus dendrobiums, oncidiums, phrags and paphs, others. Order form available on web site
or email for availability. Ships to US only.
AUTUMN'S FOLLY FARM
Bearded iris, claims 450 varieties, older varieties and new introductions, rebloomers. As of 4/05, web site doesn't show
anything they have available, just general info on irises. Visit site to ask for price list.
AVALON ACRES HOSTAS
Good selection of hostas, new and old. Order form available on website, ships to US only excluding CA.
Unusual perennials, shrubs, annuals along with more common plants. Good rock garden selections. $30 min order. Cat $3
AVANT GARDEN DÉCOR - NEW!
Avant Garden Décor has a nice selection of planters and accessories, hose holders, birdfeeders and other decorative items
for the garden. This is the same company as Perky Pet. Order online, ships to the US, Canada and Puerto Rico. Probably no
AYERS RAINBOW OF DAHLIAS
Selection of dahlias, a couple of their own breeding, lots of variety in types and colors. Fill out order form and mail. Ships to
US only, no print catalog although the website says you can get a price list for an SASE.
Lots of dahlias, most types represented. Possible to order online, ships to US only. Don't see any info on print catalog.
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