Services - Gardening - Landscaping
Visit your island nursery for local knowledge, plants, and supplies.
Come explore Cortes Island’s own nursery, surrounded by beautiful ornamental and food gardens. We are open every Friday and Saturday from 10am to 4pm from leaf burst in April through leaf fall in October.
In the Nursery:
We carry a full range of edible and ornamental plants including fruit trees, berries, roses, climbers, flowering and ornamental trees & shrubs, conifers, broadleaf evergreens, perennials, grasses, and a gardens worth of deer resistant plants.
If you are looking for a plant we are likely to have it. If you have a space to fill or a specific need, we will have a plant to fill it.
Fruit & Berries:
Our fruit trees, berries, and nuts include a variety of apples, plums, cherries, domestic and Asian pears, figs, peach, nectarine, blueberries, cranberries, loganberries, tayberries, boysenberries, goji berries, raspberries, serviceberries, junebearing and everbearing strawberries, black and red currants, green and red gooseberries, table and wine grapes, kiwis, and walnuts.
Apples: fuji, spartan, gala, ambrosia, northern spy, jonagold, honeycrisp, liberty, wealthy, melrose, gravenstein.
Pears: red clapps, orcas, red anjou, bartlett, luscious, seckle, moonglow
Asian pears: 20th century and shinseiki
Plums: mount royal, french petite, yellow egg, green gage, santa rosa, early golden, black amber, burbank, toka
Peach 'frost' and nectarine 'golden prolific'
Ornamental trees include a variety of dogwoods, flowering cherries, magnolias, amelanchier (serviceberry), redbuds, hawthorns, robinias, Japanese maples, red & vine maples, flowering witch hazels, copper beech, katsuras, mimosas, davidia, euonymus (spindeltree), Japanese snow bell, oak, staghorn, and a number of conifers.
Soil conditioners and mulches:
Build healthy soil with organic conditioners, amendments, and mulches. We carry chicken manure, sea soil, mushroom manure, blended manure, steer manure, ocean soil, peat moss, potting mixes, straw, organic fertilizer mixes, limes, fresh fish fertilizer, and deer repellent. Mulch and feed your garden to keep it happy. Nature always mulches!