Welcome to
Nature By Design, Alexandria, VA
An Environmentally Responsible Full Service
Nursery and Garden Center
Specializing in Native Plants                                                              VA Lic. # 2705-062008

** We sell gift certificates! They may be ordered by phone or email, and delivered **
** to you or the recipient via regular mail through 12/22, or up to 12/24 via email.**

** Fall is the BEST time to plant hardy trees, shrubs, and spring ephemerals!!**

** Mention our Internet Special and get 10% off up to $50, 20% up to $100, and 30% on $100 or more!**
** (Cash and carry only. Not valid for landscaping. Offer may not be combined with other discounts.)**

Effective Wednesday, 12/2, until the first hint of spring, we are open by appointment only.

Orders can be picked up seven days a week with prior notice. We are still landscaping,
monitoring phones and email. If you would like us to stay open during winter months
in the future, please let us know by continuing to purchase native plants from us! We are
a locally-owned business that does not sell invasive exotic plants or harmful pesticides.

We will resume our regular hours (below) in February, weather permitting.

Noon to 5:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

By appointment

10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Our Alexandria, VA garden center is conveniently located
just off Rte. 1 south of Potomac Yard!!!  Click for directions.

300 Calvert Avenue, Alexandria, VA  22301
703-683-GROW (4769)

We offer an outstanding range of native trees, shrubs, perennials, and
annuals, including many unavailable elsewhere in the Washington area.

We also offer a carefully chosen selection of well-behaved non-native
plants, including tropicals hardy enough for Washington winters.

Our innovative approach to landscape design will:

  • Reduce maintenance
  • Protect our precious Chesapeake Bay watershed
  • Replace vanishing wildlife habitat, and
  • Transform your yard into a sanctuary of breathtaking beauty

  • Would you like to learn more about us?

    Read our landscaping philosophy
    See our plant list
    Contact us

    Passiflora incarnataDionaea muscipula
    Asclepias tuberosaWisteria frutescens
                           You might be surprised to discover some of the
                             plants that are native to this area of the US!

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