THESE GARDEN BUSINESSES ARE USEFUL TO US ON A DAILY BASIS. 

THEY OFFER GREAT INFORMATION, ADVICE AND IDENTIFYING PICTURES. 

CHECK THEM OUT.

Botanical INTERESTS - High-Quality Seeds and Garden Products

They offer 600 varieties of non-GMO flowers and vegetable seed

packets  for the home gardener. Some varieties are either organic,

heirloom or open-pollinated flowers and vegetables. 

We sell Botanical INTERESTS seeds in our store, and you can purchase

seeds directly from them using the link for Shareasale below.

https://shareasale.com/r.cfm?b=250954&u=2695379&m=28945&urllink=&afftrack=

The Garden is a center for botanical research and science education, as well as an oasis in the city of St. Louis.  Their "Plant Finder" search engine is thorough and informative for over 7,500 plants.  

https://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/plantfinder/plantfindersearch.aspx

Pleasant Run Nursery is a local wholesaler of shrubs, perennials and some trees.  They focus on native plants and hard-to-find solutions for site problems such as deer, shade, and moist or dry sites.  Their "Advanced Plant Search" engine is a wonderful tool for finding plants that you might never consider for your garden.

We can order plants from them at any time and generally have them here within a week.  

https://www.pleasantrunnursery.com/

 

This site has a great mix of pictures and descriptions of 2021's new varieties, national plants of the year, and regional recommendations of Proven Winners.  Their basic plant search engine has many options to sort by color, zone or light needed.  

https://www.provenwinners.com/