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

** Effective Sunday, December 3, 2017, we will be open by appointment only until spring. **
** Weather permitting, we will reopen in mid-February or early March. Please check back. **

Our regular hours (when they resume):

11:00 a.m. 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.

Orders can be picked up seven days a week with prior notice. 
Someone will be at the nursery nearly every day, so please
don't hesitate to call to request a same-day appointment.

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 2017 plant list
    Contact us

    Passiflora incarnataHamamelis virginiana
    Wisteria frutescensChoptank Rose Rhododendron
       You may be surprised by some of the plants that are native to this area!

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