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We will be at the Hunterdon Land Trust Farmer's Market weekly on Sundays from 9 to 1 until November. The Farmer's Market has a variety of other vendors and music, so it is an ideal setting to shop for native plants and native plant seeds. If you want a particular species please contact us in advance to make sure we bring it that week.

We will be at Duke Farms in Hillsborough, NJ for the Farm To Table Market on Saturday, October 11 from 10 to 2. This a great opportunity to see us and to hike or bike at a wonderful place that emphasizes native plants.

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Our website lists plants and seeds that are currently available for 2014 and it will be updated when additional species become available.

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If you have any particular native plants that you're looking for contact us. We always have new species coming along, so we may have what you are looking for (in small numbers.) If we don't have it, we'll try to add it to a future catalogue!

About Toadshade Wildflower Farm

We started Toadshade Wildflower Farm to make native wildflowers, particularly perennials, more easily available. Our intention is to 1) provide native, perennial, propagated wildflower plants, 2) identify available plants clearly by both common and scientific name, and 3) clearly summarize the native range and growth requirements of the wildflowers for sale.

Accordingly, all of the plants that we offer are native (not alien, introduced, or naturalized) as well as we can determine. We propagate them all ourselves - no plants are dug from the wild! We have tried to list the most often used common names, the scientific names, the preferred growth habit, and the native range based on information from a number of sources (see references below). I would encourage you to try plants that are native to your area. Planted within their native ranges, in sites appropriate to them, native perennial wildflowers will thrive and provide lasting color and interest for years to come.

Purchasing wildflowers

When buying wildflowers, make sure they are propagated, not removed from the wild! If you have any doubt, ask! Some plant species have been driven to extinction in the wild due to the collection of wild plants!

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All artwork on the Toadshade Wildflower Farm web site, including drawings and photographs is original © 1996-2014 Randi Eckel. To obtain permission to reproduce this artwork, contact Randi.


Pot Size: Our plants come in 1 pint pots. These measure 3.5" square at the top, are 3.5" tall, and taper slightly to the bottom which measures 2.5" square. The total pot volume is exactly 1 pint (473 ml).


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