Cyndi's Catalog of Garden Catalogs
Mail-Order Gardening Companies Names Beginning with F
This is an alphabetical list of all the mail-order gardening websites whose names start with the letter F.
Last Update: May 25, 2013
***May 25 - Added Farm Fresh Living***
***April 14 - Added Fairyscape Daylilies***
***November 18 2012 - Added FertiSorb; Fifth Season Gardening Co.***
Ornamental trees,shrubs, and perennials. No shipping to western U.S. or other countries. Catalog $5.00 for two year
FAIRYSCAPE DAYLILIES - NEW!
Fairyscape Daylilies has a large list of daylilies from various hybridizers, grown in zone 5A. All types of colors
and forms; there are a few introductions from Michaela Fotheringham. Email for ordering information. They will
ship to the US for a minimum $200 order. No print catalog.
Temperate, xeric, and tree ferns. Over 500 varieties.
FANCY PLANTS FARMS
20+ fancy leaf caladiums. Free catalog/list
Conifers, maples, and a good selection of other trees, shrubs, and perennials. Shipping to the West is seriously expensive.
Large selection of orchids, all sorts of varieties. Order online, don't see a print catalog available.
FAR WEST BULB FARM
Very specialized, sells only native California bulbs - alliums, lilies, wild hyacinths - about 30 species or so. Ships only
during the dormant season Sep - Oct. Call or email if you want to order.
FAR WEST FUNGI
Supplies for mushroom growing.
FARM FRESH LIVING - NEW!
Farm Fresh Living offers a nice collection for both the vegetable garden and the ornamental garden. Roses,
perennials, shrubs, bamboo and more; nice selection of berry plants along with potatoes, garlic etc. Order
online; don't see a print catalog offered.
Supplies geared more towards the commercial ag operation, but has a nice line of hand tools as well as hoes,
pruners and other tools for home gardeners. Order online. They also have a wholesale store under
FARMER SEED & NURSERY CO.
General veg & flower seeds, perennials, plants. One of the Plantron divisions - expect seeds to be better quality than plant
FARMHOUSE DAYLILY GARDEN
Daylilies, introductions from 1980s and newer, prices from $5 and up. Ships year round. Free print catalog.
Veg, herb and flower seeds, selected for suitability to northeastern U.S. climate. Cat $2. Will ship seeds to Canada. There
are also bulb & tree catalogs.
FEDER'S PRAIRIE SEED
Prairie wildflowers and grasses from south central Minnesota. Website is completely non-helpful in identifying what seeds
they sell or how to buy them; you'll have to call (as of Feb 06).
Staghorn ferns, tree ferns, other ferns and unusual plants. Possible to order online. No info on shipping restrictions if any,
and no info on print catalog if any.
Iris, peonies, daylilies, & dahlias and lots of them. Free print catalog; minimum order $30. Also a U.S. address: David Jack,
Box 66, Sumas, WA 98295.
Tree ferns, xeric ferns, California native ferns, others. Does not sell spores or cultivars. Ordering info not currently
available off the website (as of 1/11). Min order $20.
FERRY-MORSE SEED CO
Basic veg, flowers, herbs. More used to being seen in store racks.
Organic gardening supplies, beneficial insects, drip irrigation.
One product: polymer water-absorbing crystals with nutrients to add to soil for increased water retention and
availability to plants. Buy it online or in retail stores.
A FEW GOOD PLANTS
A small selection of open-pollinated vegetable seed with an emphasis on usability, heat tolerance, and storage.
Homegrown on their small farm. Order form available on website. US shipping only, no print catalog.
Good sized list of dahlias, all shapes and sizes. Order form available on website, no print catalog. Ships to Canada and the US.
FIELD AND FOREST PRODUCTS
Mushroom spawn starter kits - shiitake, oyser, reishi, couple others, and mushroom growing supplies. Free print catalog.
Possible to order online but looks like print catalog has more stuff (as of 1/03).
FIELDSTONE GARDENS, INC.
Perennials, grasses, vines & climbers hardy in zone 5. Sells Siberian iris by breeders Dunlop & Cole. Order online or print
out order form and mail; will ship internationally.
Daylilies from many hybridizers, a decent selection although not huge, lots of tetraploids. Possible to order online. Used to be
FIFTH SEASON GARDENING CO. NEW!
Big line of hydroponic supplies for the home grower - lighting, irrigation, growing media etc. Plus some organic supplies
and some items for homebrewing, cheesemaking and the like. Looks like a number of retail stores in NC but you can order
online here, probably no print catalog. Ships to US only.
Cat $2; specialize in garlic only (more than 100 varieties). They give a family tree of garlic, have precise descriptions of the
different varieties including taste & keeping quality. Small & bulk orders.
FINA GARDENS PEONIES
Peonies,about 75 varieties with some nice forms. Order online or request free print catalog. Ships root divisions September
through October, US shipping only.
FINCH BLUEBERRY NURSERY
Blueberries - rabbiteye, northern and southern highbush. Free catalog/list.
FINCHVILLE DAYLILY GARDENS
500-plus daylily varieties from various hybridizers, many older introductions. Order form available on website, ships
everywhere in US, don't see a print catalog offered.
FIREFLY HOLLOW GARDEN
Field-grown northern hardy daylilies from various hybridizers. Prices mid-to-low range, relatively large selection, phone or
email for ordering info.
FIRST RAYS ORCHIDS
Not a lot of orchids - when I visited (3/08), I only saw one for sale - but lots of supplies for orchid growing, and a lot of orchid
art. Internet only sales, no print catalog.
FLAGSTAFF NATIVE PLANT AND SEED
Sells SW Native plants and an extensive list of SW native seed. Will try to find unusual varieties. Call for catalog
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.
Heirloom flowers. Nice selection of morning glories, nasturtiums, sweet peas and more. Free print catalog. Will ship to US.
Good selection of tropical and semi-tropical plants. Has many varieties of agapanthus, unusual clivias, sinningias, other
plants from South America and South Africa. Possible to order online or call for availability.
FLORAL AND HARDY
Large selection of daylilies hardy to zone 4, and good but smaller selection of hostas and heucheras. Bought out Crescent
Nursery. Order form available on website, ships to Canada only. Looks like a printed catalog is available.
FLORIAN GARDEN TOOLS
Florian pruning tools. Ratchet cut pruners, loppers; saws, watering tools, etc.
Palms, cycads, and other exotic tropicals. 150+ spp, specializing in palms from S.Pacific, Madagascar, Australia and Hawaii.
Minimum order $50, will ship outside US. Possible to order online.
FLORIDA COLORS NURSERY
Plumerias (frangipanis). Seedlings, grafts, and rooted cuttings. Many different colors, named varieties. Doesn't look like
there is a printed catalog, and no info on shipping outside US.
FLORIDA HILL NURSERY
Nice selection of ornamental tropical plants, houseplants, and tropical fruits, with a few non-tropical favorites such as
blueberries, figs, grapes. Order online, probably no print catalog.
FLOWER CHILDS GARDEN
Smallish selection of nice daylilies, bearded iris, canna, and a couple lilies. Order online, probably no print catalog.
FLOWER SCENT GARDENS
Fragrant perennials. No international shipping, no shipping to western U.S. Cat $1.00, refundable.
FLOWERS AND GREENS
Alstroemeria, glads, freesias. Will ship internationally. Catalog $2.00
Nice selection of perennials, some unusual varieties. Minimum order $35, ships to US only.
FLOYD COVE NURSERY
Daylilies for collectors, with prices starting in the double digits and going way up from there. Some beautiful flowers
pictured. Print out order form and mail. Print catalog $3.
FLYNN DAYLILY GARDENS
Hundreds of daylilies from various hybridizers, good prices too. Fill out order form and mail, printed price list is available.
Does not ship to CA or out of US.
Venus Flytraps, wholesale and retail mail order. Probably no print catalog.
Oriental lilies, trumpets, some hybrids. They do their own hybridizing. Also Lilium pardalinum. Will ship outside U.S.
Hardy and exotic spore-grown ferns. Also, Japanese maple cultivars and dogwoods. Catalog $2, no phone or credit card
FOOTHILL COTTAGE GARDENS
Dry country perennials hardy to 10 degrees F. Also "deer resistant" plants. Catalog $4.00
Extensive catalog of woody plants, ferns, grasses, perennials. Huge selection. Ships to US and Canada, print catalog free to
US, $5 to Canada. Possible to order online.
Smallish selection of daylilies from various hybridizers and a larger selection of daylily seeds, various crosses are shown.
Email or call for availability.
Paphiopedilums species and hybrids, dendrobium, phalaenopsis hybrids. Small amount of growing supplies. Ships to Canada
only, order form available on website.
Machines to organically eliminate weeds via very high heat. Possible to order online, looks like they ship anywhere. There is
also a US address and phone number.
FORK AND SPADE
Bareroot roses, bulbs, and fruit trees along with some tools and garden decor. Owned by Scenic Nurseries. Print catalog $3
FORT POND NATIVE PLANTS
A selection of ornamental plants - perennials, ferns, vines - along with woody natives of the eastern US.
FOUR SEASONS NURSERY
Ornamental plants and fruit. Four Seasons sells a wide variety of nursery stock, like trees and shrubs, and bulbs plus a
selection of garden supplies. Not so good reputation.
FOUR WINDS GROWERS
Dwarf citrus. LSASE
Fruit trees for the backyard gardener; fruit trees, rootstock, and conifers for the commercial grower. Order form available
on website. Ships to US only. Probably still has a print catalog.
FOX HILL NURSERY
Own-root lilacs, more than 50 vars. Catalog $2.00.
FOX VALLEY ORCHIDS
Specializing in Lady Slipper orchids. Other rarities. Located with Hausermann's.
Very nice line of gardening gloves, plus pruners, hand tools, planters and more. Ships to US and Canada, and there is a
European site as well. Order online. I don't see a print catalog available.
Selection of herbs, many ornamental and some culinary, and other fragrant plants. Big variety of mints. Possible to order
online, no print catalog, probably US shipping only.
FRAGRANT GARDEN NURSERY
Sweet peas and nothing but sweet peas. Spencers, Winter Elegance, Cuthbertsons, and Old-Fashioned varieties.
THE FRAGRANT PATH
All sorts of fragrant flowers & herbs. Seeds of fragrant varieties as well as old fashioned scentless varieties. Order form
available on website, print catalog $2.
FRANK SMITH DAYLILIES
Some exceptional looking daylilies for rather exceptional prices, probably about 50 listed, these are some vivid colors if you
can believe your monitor. Order form available on website or call, don't see print catalog offered. Also DBA Krull-Smith
FRANKLIN HILL GARDEN SEEDS
Specializing in lesser-known flowering annuals, perennials, wildflowers for the home gardener. Heirloom types and rare
FRASER'S THIMBLE FARMS
Hardy orchids, ferns, perennials, shrubs, trees; offer many rare and hard to find plants. They say their rare plants tend to be
small. Ship to USA.
FREE TREES AND PLANTS
Not exactly "free" but...Basic perennials, trees & shrubs, bulbs. Unsold plants from wholesale nurseries are packaged up
and "given" away for the cost of shipping & handling, so every unit is the same price - supports jobs for disabled persons
across the US. Inventory shifts often. Possible to order online, print catalog very unlikely.
FREEDOM TREE FARMS
Fruit trees and ornamental flowering fruit trees. Lots of peaches. No shipping to the western US or Canada, min order 50
trees. Used to be Hollydale Nursery; looks like they also do business as TreesDirectOnline.
Rhizomes for hops, the essential beer brewing ingredient, plus other brewing supplies. About 20 varieties of hop vines.
Looks like it's possible to order online, and they do accept international orders.
FRESHWATER AQUARIUM PLANTS
Aquarium plants, pond plants, supplies for aquariums and ponds. Fish food and fish. Nice selection for aquascapes. Order
online, ships to US and Puerto Rico only. No print catalog evident.
Nice list of dahlias, 100 plus varieties. Takes orders year-round for spring shipping. Order via form on website or request
Couple hundred varieties of hostas, daylilies, and some cannas. Also known as Gardentown; also does business as
BuyHostas, BuyCannas, and BuyDaylilies. Possible to order online, no print catalog.
Large selection of gardening supplies, from greenhouses to pruners to garden cutesies to equipment for agribusinesses.
Prices look pretty good even on brand names. Possible to order online. Don't see a print catalog option.
FRUIT LOVERS NURSERY
Seeds and bare-root plants of tropical fruits - no plants to CA, LA, TX, AZ. Also some tropical hardwoods, palms, other
Hybrid poplars in many sizes, great prices if you need a lot of trees. Other plants listed but doesn't look like you can get
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.
Indoor bonsai - Schefflera, brassaia, dracaena, and pachira grown as bonsai to live indoors.
FULL BLOOM FARM
Nice selection of herbaceous peonies, wide range of prices. Fill out order form on site and mail, ships in fall probably to US
FULL CIRCLE PLANT FOOD
Only one product, a liquid plant food, "over 200 organic ingredients". Possible to order online, no print catalog.
FULL CIRCLE SEEDS
Certified organic seeds for open-pollinated vegetables, herbs, and flowers adapted to the BC climate. Lots of salad greens and
nice selection of tomatoes. Order online is possible; don't see a print catalog offered.
FUNDY BEAUTIES (AKA HOSTAGEEK.CA)
Specializing in hostas, also has selection of perennials - grasses, peonies, daylilies, ferns and more. Ships to Canada only.
Order form available on website.
Mushrooms. Shiitake, oyster, morels, reishi, and king stropharia. Extensive line of spawn and supplies. Free brochure for
SASE, or send $3.00 for 80-page color catalog. Takes credit cards.
FURNITURE FOR PATIO
The name says it, this site offers patio furniture and décor - tables, chairs, umbrellas and smaller items like birdfeeders and
other decorative items. Looks like nice stuff but definitely priced higher than the big box stores. Probably no print catalog;
ships internationally by arrangement.
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