Our mission is to promote the education, enjoyment, science and stewardship of native wildflowers and their habitats

Business Directory

American Roots
Wildflowers and native plants, many of Oakland County genotype.

Contact: Trish A. Hacker-Hennig
1958 Hidden Lake Trail
Ortonville, MI 48462
Phone: (248) 627-8525 or (248) 882-7768
Fax: (248) 627-3865

Better Finds, LLC
Better Finds is a licensed grower of specimen & architectural grade native Michigan perennials & ferns. We specialize in woodlot shade displays, naturalization & pre / post construction services including site evaluation, rescue, replanting & introduction of native species with an emphasis on low maintenance & enjoyment of the homestead.

Contact: Lynnette Fouch Bugenske
2749 Schemm Street
Saginaw, MI 48602-3727
(989) 980-6228

Black Cat Pottery
Based in southeast Michigan, we create unique accents for your garden, provide landscape services and presentations on various topics.

Contact: Cheryl M. English
3903 Grayton St
Detroit MI 48224
(313) 885-3385

Blossom Home Preschool

Contact: Jeannine Palms
2656 East St
Ann Arbor, MI 48104-6528

Butterflies in the Garden
Butterflies in the Garden is filled with butterflies, host, and nectar plants that are native to the area. You will see the complete life cycle of these winged beauties in all stages of their metamorphosis.

6414 Merriman Rd.
Westland, MI 48185
(734) 421-5959

Contact: Brenda Dziedzic
1263 Springer St
Westland, MI 48186
(734) 788-0539

Canton Township Planning Services
Canton Township is a growing community in southeast Michigan with portions of the township retaining their rural character. It is a geographically diverse area of floodplain, hilly sandy moraine, and the Rouge River corridor. Over the past decade Canton has devoted significant energy to the issues of ecological restoration and naturalization.

Contact: Leigh Thurston
1150 S Canton Center
Canton MI 48188
(734) 394-5170

Creating Sustainable Landscapes, LLC
Creating Sustainable Landscapes, LLC is a Southeast Michigan company dedicated to helping landowners who want landscapes that utilize sound ecological principles, the foundation of which use native plants. Whether you are starting from scratch or converting part or all of your existing landscape to one that provides habitat and requires less water, no fertilizer, and no pesticides, we can help.

Contact: Drew Lathin
24291 Homestead Ct
Novi, MI 48374
(734) 717-8000

ecoChic landscape design inc.
ecoChic landscape design specializes in environmentally-friendly designs and techniques for the modern garden. We prefer to use Michigan native plants and cultivars to enhance the beauty of our clients' landscapes and to bring natural habitats within reach of these new American landscape aesthetic. Please see our web site for more information. Michigan Certified Natural Shoreline Professional (Designer) and Conservation Steward (MSUE)

Contact: Laura Zigmanth
(248) 978-2300

Edsel & Eleanor Ford House

Contact: Joe Kosiara
1100 Lake Shore
Grosse Pointe Shores, MI 48236
Phone: (313) 884-4222

EverGreen Nursery, Inc.
EverGreen Nursery Inc is growing native wildflower of micihigan, in addition to wildflower we also grow native wildlife shrubs and tree seedlings and grasses.

Contact: Cheryl Nolta
E6971 Wildwood Road
Munising MI 49862
Phone: (906) 387-4350

Four Season Nursery
FSN is a retail nursery striving to increase the excitement and benefits of planting native & woodland plants in the modern landscape. Our selection includes trees, shrubs, forbs, ferns and grasses. Plant Michigan / Plant Native ™

Contact: Brian Zimmerman
434 Monroe St.
Traverse City, Michigan 49684
(231) 929-7400

Fresh Start Herbs

Contact: Susan Betz
1477 E Hastings
Jonesville MI 49250
Phone: (517) 849-2470

Hidden Savanna Nursery
Nearly all of the plants we propagate are Michigan genotype with most of our seed sources being located in southwestern Michigan. From sand dunes to wetlands, and from forests to prairies, we have the wildflowers, grasses, shrubs and trees to fulfill your native landscaping needs. Our nursery is located on an actively managed 33 acre oak savanna/dry prairie restoration. Member MNPPA

Contact: Chad Hughson
18 N Van Kal St
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(269) 352-3876

Huron-Manistee National Forest
Contact: Pat Ruta-McGhan
1755 S Mitchell
Cadillac, MI 49601
(231) 745-4631

Kalamazoo Nature Center
Connecting People & Nature! KNC provides educational opportunities for all ages, 10+ miles of trails for exploration of 1100 acres, and environmental services including surveys, management plans, and invasive species control.

Contact: Sarah Reding
7000 N Westnedge Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(269) 381-1574

Kathryn Lund Johnson Photography
Providing professional scientific and nature photography and writing.

Contact: Kathryn Lund Johnson

Kellogg Bird Sanctuary
The Sanctuary, located in Augusta, Michigan, is a unique wildlife center, offering both walkable trails and public education programs, and is open to visitors year round.

Contact: Kimberly Ginn
12685 East C Ave
Augusta, MI 49012
(269) 671-2510

Michigan Audubon
Michigan Audubon connects birds and people for the benefit of both through conservation, education, and research efforts in the state of Michigan.


Michigan Wildflower Farm
Producer of native Michigan Wildflower & Grass seed. Consulting/Installation/Management Servcies. MNPPA member

Contact: Esther Durnwald
11770 Cutler road
Portland, MI 48875-9452
(517) 647-6010

Native Connections
Native Connections is an ecological restoration and native landscaping firm in Michigan committed to improving our environment by creating and restoring natural landscapes, providing native wildflower and grass seed, and managing land for biodiversity. We have extensive experience in implementing native plant installations for the purpose of land restoration, wildlife habitat, wetland mitigation, stormwater management, and erosion control. Member MNPPA

Contact: Jerry Stewart
17080 Hoshel Road
Three Rivers, MI 49093
(269) 580-4765

Native Lakescapes, LLC
Certified Natural Shoreline Professional
Our specialty is shoreline restorations and creating riparian buffer zones. We utilize the latest bio-engineering techniques to create diverse aquatic and terrestrial habitats. Consulting, design and installation services featuring Michigan geno- type plants are available.
Restore Your Shore and More

Contact: Jim Brueck
P.O. Box 271
Clarkston, MI 48346
(248) 736 3014

Natural Gardens
Specializing in the design and maintenance of native and sustainable wildlife, butterfly and pollinator gardens. Serving Oakland county.

Contact: Mike Cushist
Clarkston, Michigan
(248) 672-0624

North by Nature Landscapes
Our professional design, installation and gardening services help customers create and maintain landscapes that reflect their passions for Northern Michigan. Guided by personal color and texture preferences, we expertly apply ecological design principles to minimize use of toxic chemicals and fertilizers, lower maintenance costs, and create beautiful outdoor living spaces.

Contact: Bret Huntman
Petoskey, Michigan
(231) 340-0446

Oakland County Parks

Contact: Stephanie S. Mackey
1200 N Telegraph
Pontiac, MI 48341
(248) 431-1268

Pathway Landscape
Todd Schray and Pathway Landscape has been serving southcentral Michigan since 1997. It provides horticultural services with a personal, creative touch. We strive to meet our customers’ expectations using down to earth values.

Contact: Todd Schray
12350 Tophith Rd
Grass Lake, MI 49240
(517) 745-6350

Pierce Cedar Creek Institute
Pierce Cedar Creek Institute, in Southwest Michigan, is a mix between an environmental education center, nature center and biological field station. We are educating environmental stewards by communicating the core values of land conservancy, environmental responsibility, citizenship, inclusiveness, and the pursuit of knowledge.

Contact: Dan Auer
701 W Cloverdale Rd
Hastings, MI 49058
(269) 721-4170

Reed Ecological Design LLC
We believe in caring for your yard in a manner that not only results in beauty but also does not unduly impact the surrounding environment. Your yard should be a healthy place for kids to play, your plants should support the local ecology, including birds, butterflies, and you, and rainwater falling on your yard should refresh the nearby streams. Helping people be surrounded by beautiful, healthy places is not only what Reed Ecological Design does but why it exists.

Contact: Pat Reed
1120 Wendy Ct
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
(734) 730-7104

Restoring Nature with Fire
Ecological restoration services, specializing in prescribed burns.

Contact: David Borneman
2750 Newport Rd
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
(734) 994-3475

Rochester Michigan Garden Club

Contact: Karin Bickle
Rochester Hills, MI
(248) 650-2955

Saving Birds Thru Habitat
Saving Birds Thru Habitat was established to help stem the decline of our migratory songbird populations. The three-cornered keystone of our program is to introduce children to the fascinating aspects of our bird world; to encourage homeowners to return their yards to native plantings; and to persuade businesses and property owners with large holdings to maintain existing habitat.

Contact: Kay Charter
5020 N. Putnam Road
P.O. Box 288
Omena, MI 49674
(231) 271-3738

The Native Plant Institute LLC
Promoting organic gardening, soil and water conservation, the use and preservation of native plants, the attraction of beneficial insects and the support of Michigan Nurseries.

Contact: Michael Saint
(248) 605-5591

Watervale Inn
Watervale has been a family tradition since 1917. Generations of families have experienced climbing Baldy, running down Boo Hoo, and floating through the Outlet. Little has changed through the decades. Watervale is a place where families return year after year to reconnect and relax. With over a mile of shoreline on both Lake Michigan and Lower Herring Lake and eighteen historical buildings, Watervale is a National Historic Landmark for generations to enjoy.

Contact: Dori Turner
1346 Watervale Rd
Arcadia MI 49613
Phone: (231) 352-9083

Wetlands Nursery
Michigan native emergent and aquatic plants and seeds, consulting and installation. Native wetland plants and seed. Quality nursery grown native wetland plant species from Michigan genotypes. Member MNPPA

Contact: Jewel Richardson
13428 Caberfae Hwy
Wellston, MI 49689
Phone: (231) 848-4202
Fax: (231) 848-4207

Wildscapes, LLC
WILDSCAPES, LLC provides guidance, planning, design and installation services to residential, business, governmental and institutional clients in the selection of appropriate native plants. This LLC and owner has experience with lake shore restoration, stream bioengineering projects, prairie establishment, rain gardens, water gardens, ponds, etc. Experienced in both large scale natural area management and residential landscape design WILDSCAPES, LLC builds home and business landscapes beautifully and naturally attracting new species of butterflies and birds. George Wise has degrees in horticulture and entomology, and besides owning WILDSCAPES, LLC he has managed nature centers, arboreta and botanic gardens in 4 states.

Contact: George Wise
1376 Hoffman Road
Climax, MI 49034-9604
Office: (269) 746-4149
Mobile: (269) 207-8966

Wildtype exclusively grows plants native to Michigan, from Michigan genotypes. We grow trees, shrubs, grasses, emergent wetland plants and wildflowers typical of southern Michigan woodlands, wetlands and prairies. Wildtype also provides ecological design & consulting services for public, commercial and residential projects focusing on restoration and preservation of native landscape. Services offered include: species inventory & site assessment; design & planning; and the establishment & management of native landscape. Member MNPPA

Contact: Bill Schneider
900 N. Every Road
Mason, MI 48854
(517) 244-1140