The Growing Place | Rachel Bayer

8747 Booker T. Washington Highway – Wirtz, VA 24184

In business since 1982, we grow and sell herbs, vegetables, annuals, hanging baskets, large selection of perennials and select flowering shrubs in the Burnt Chimney area of Franklin County. We carry mushroom compost, cocoa shell mulch and other soils and amendments. We carry seed potatoes, onion sets and a large selection of garden seeds in the spring. Home grown tomatoes, cucumbers and squash are available in season.

Open March through early November

Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 9am-5pm

Snow Creek Nursery | J.T. Foley

324 Fralins Place Lane – Penhook, VA 24137

Snow Creek Nursery is a family owned business that grows annual and perennial flowers, herbs, and vegetable transplants in the Snow Creek community of Franklin County. Plant selections include the latest introductions as well as heirloom varieties. Customers may request their favorite varieties for purchase if done well in advance so seeds can be located. Retail and wholesale customers are welcomed. Production is low spray. Vegetable and herb plants are organically grown (not certified organic). Trees and shrubs are sourced upon request. Directions from Rocky Mount: From Rt. 220, take Rt. 619 (Sontag Rd.) to Snow Creek School; turn left onto Rt. 890 (Snow Creek Rd.). Go 4 miles, turn right at nursery sign.

Hours of operation: Call for March hours, April through mid June, Mon-Sat, 9am-6pm

Mid June through October, Thurs-Sat 9am-3pm or by appointment.

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Blackwater Nursery & Landscaping

21367 Virgil Goode Hwy – Rocky Mount, VA 24151

13080 Booker T. Washington Hwy – Hardy, VA 24101

4927 Starkey Road, Roanoke – VA 24014

Utilizing 10 acres and over 30,000 square feet of greenhouse space, we are a regional grower of trees and shrubs indigenous to our moderate climate. We have three garden centers conveniently located for our customers. We are a Virginia Class A contractor and provide professional landscaping and hardscape services including design, installation and/or restoration. Please visit our website for a more complete review of our company or, better yet, stop by the Garden Centers!

Open year round. March-December, Mon-Sat 8am-5:30pm, January-February, Sat only 9am-2pm

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Moneta Farm & Home Center

11739 Moneta Road – Moneta, VA 24121

Moneta Farm & Home Center opened in 1973 as a retail Southern States store specializing in feed, seed, and fertilizer. This has evolved into a full-service nursery-garden center, with a strong power equipment, lumber, and hardware business known as Moneta Farm and Home Center. Come visit us for a unique shopping experience and to see your new ACE Hardware store. We provide hometown service and quality at the right price!

Open Mon-Fri 7am-6pm, Sat 7am-5pm.