This is a picture taken March 21. The snow has finally melted, frogs are croaking and the birds are singing. Spring is here!
We have some cleaning up to do but we are open for business.
Plant Selection Guide
|Wholesale Price Guide|
Streamside Native Plants specializes in the propagation
and growing of a wide variety of trees, woody shrubs and
perennials native to coastal British Columbia.
Winter hours: We will be open Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 16:00 depending on weather conditions. The nursery will be closed during periods of snow or below freezing temperatures. As weather condition vary greatly depending where you are on the island please call ahead to make sure someone is here to help you.
Call 250-757-9999 or toll-free 1-877-570-3138 or email to place an order. Please leave a message if no one is at the nursery.
Customer pick up
Orders can be made ready for pick up if you email or phone with a date and time.
For your convenience all orders are shipped freight prepaid and charged. The freight amount will be added to the invoice. Most orders will be shipped using Ace Courier. They offer overnight service to most points on Vancouver Island and the lower mainland. Larger orders will be shipped by truck or by 4x4 pickup and trailer.
The wholesale pricing applies to landscapers, developers, golf courses, parks departments, various levels of governments, schools, and societies.
The general public are welcome to visit the nursery. It is advisable to phone first to make sure we will be on site.
Garden club members will receive a 10% discount on all purchases.
Photo - J. Jackson
About the company:
Streamside Native Plants only sells plants that are native to
coastal British Columbia. Our customers include private
owners, developers, golf courses, landscapers, parks
departments, schools, societies and various levels of governments.
Richard Wahlgren is the owner/manager of Streamside Native
Plants. He received a BSc. (Agriculture) from the University
of British Columbia in 1979. During the summer of 2000 the
Malaspina University-College Fisheries Field Technician
Certificate program was successfully completed. Over the
last 18 years Richard has gained lots of hands on experience
working with native plants. This has proved valuable in
writing successful planting prescriptions, propagating and selling
healthy plants, and planting re-vegetation projects all over
Richard hooking up a sling to take a load of plants over to Gowland-Todd Provincial Park.