What are native plants?
We can consider plants native if they were here before Michigan was settled by Europeans in the 1700's.
Benefits of native plants
For more information on native plants or to find a Michigan Native Plant Producer near you click here.
Which native plants are best for attracting beneficial insects?
Need more inforamtion on a specific plant? Go to the native plants fact sheets.
Tips on successful native plantings.
Search for native plants that suit your needs and/or growing requirements.
Learn more about native plants from the USDA plant database.
See how Native Americans used native plants.
University of Michigan Herbarium may have useful information on plants.
Michigan Native Inventory
Native Plants in Michigan
Native Plant Nurseries in Michigan
Weesies Brothers Garden Center
10022 Walsh Rd
Montague, MI 49437
Trish A. Hacker Hennig
1958 Hidden Lake Trail
Ortonville, MI 48462
Phone: 248 627-8525
Fax: 248 627-3865
Wildflowers and native plants, ferns & shrubs. Specializing in Oakland County genotype. Consultation and design available.
Hidden Savanna Nursery
18 N Van Kal Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
Michigan native wildflowers, grasses, shrubs and trees sold in containers and plugs. Specializing in Southwest Michigan genotypes.
Michigan Wildflower Farm
11770 Cutler Rd.
Portland, MI 48875-9452
Phone: 517 647-6010
Fax: 517 647-6072
Michigan native wildflower and grass seed, design, consultation, installation, and management.
17080 Hoshel Road
Three Rivers, MI 49093
Phone: 269 580-4765
Fax: 269 273-1367
Michigan genotype grass seed, design, consultation, installation, and management.
The Native Plant Nursery LLC
P.O. Box 7841
Ann Arbor, MI 48107
Phone: 734 677-3260
Michigan Native wildflowers, grasses & shrubs; organically grown from locally collected seed.
Wetlands Nursery, Inc.
13428 Caberfae Hwy
Wellston, MI 49689
Phone: 231 848-4202
Michigan native aquatic, shoreline and wetland plants. Consultation available.
WILDTYPE Design, Native Plants & Seed, LTD
900 North Every Rd.
Mason, MI 48854
Phone: 517 244-1140
Fax: 517 244-1142
Native trees, shrubs, wildflowers, and grasses: plugs and small containers. Design, planning, and management of native landscapes