Welcome to Shady Grove Gardens and Nursery

Looking for Locally Grown Wedding Flowers? Check our blog and Facebook for photos.

We love brides and we love flowers. What could be better than using our unique, locally and sustainability grown flowers for your mountain wedding. We promise they will fit right in with any theme or decor you choose.

Locally Grown Wedding Flowers

Shady Grove offers Fresh, Mountain grown flowers. We are 'Your Local Flower Grower' for the Boone, Blowing Rock, Banner Elk, Linville, NC area. We deliver throughout the 'High Country' of NC. There is something to please everyone. We grow over 200 varieties of perennials and shrubs along with 50 different types of annuals. You may purchase wedding flowers two ways. We offer traditional floral design services, including bouquets, centerpieces, arbors, rentals and tablescaping.

Or you may purchase the loose flowers directly from us the farmer. Some brides have us arrange the personal flowers, and they arrange the reception flowers. Fresh flowers are offered by the mixed bucketful or individual types of flowers may purchased by the bunch. Herbs and succulents are also available. Try us first, for the best value as well as fresh, organic and locally grown flowers for the entire High Country Region.

http://shady-grove-gardens.blogspot.com/p/fortheloveofflowers1gmail.html -wedding flower information




Ordering Cut Flowers

Locally Grown fresh cut flowers for any occasion. For Designs or bucketfuls of flowers start by calling Susan @828-297-4098 with your order or questions.

Looking for loose, or 'bulk flowers'? Order by the bucketful. Mixed seasonal, 'Growers Choice' flowers are $75 per bucket, for April-May & October, as well as specific colors orders $90. Greenery buckets are $60 each. Orders will require a 1/2 deposit, checks are preferred.
You may also choose from our freshly cut selection on Friday afternoon. These flowers are sold by the bunch. Bunches are usually 10 stems. Please plan to bring flower buckets to carry them home. http://shady-grove-gardens.blogspot.com/2013/03/bucketfuls-of-diy-flower...

Where to buy Flowers and Perennial plants

Saturday mornings at The Watauga County Farmers Market May-October at 'The Horn-in-the-West Park'. Nursery Hours for perennial plants: Friday 9-6 or anytime by appointment. For general flower sales, appointments, and wedding consults, just call, we are always here somewhere. 828-297-4098

For Saturday occasions you may shop from our full selection on Friday afternoon. Call and let us know you're coming. Don't forget to bring a bucket.

white and blue flowers for June wedding

Bucketfuls of white and blue flowers for a June wedding

Our Nursery for Locally Grown plants- we use sustainable methods throughout

Shady Grove Gardens has offered perennials and flowering shrubs at our nursery since 1986. Nursery hours are 9-6 on Friday, or call for an appointment to visit at other times. We are flexible. We specialize in shade and partial shade plants for the High Country.

We think you will find our plants very healthy and reasonably priced.

We will have a good selection of native plants and perennials for cut flowers. We grow Rosemary, Lavender, Echinops, Veronica, Hardy Geranium, Salvia and Daylilies. Our shrubs include Hypericum and Ilex. We will have many unique vegetable transplants. These include herbs, heirloom tomatoes and sweet peppers we like to grow and eat. If you are looking for something special, call us. You may reserve vegetable transplants now. The Nursery: 904 Will Isaacs Rd. Zionville, NC 28698

view from the wedding knoll

The SE view from the wedding knoll

Watauga County Farmers Market

Brent and Susan attend the market every Saturday morning May-October. We bring our cut flowers, perennials, herbs and succulents every week, rain or shine. We are under the shelter, look for our banner. You'll love our tulips, snapdragons, lisianthus and dahlias.

Daylily Collection Sale

We're once again offering our daylilies in a collection of freshly dug daylilies 20 Reds and Purples or a pastel blend for $50. All labeled, named varieties. These are clumps of fans, not just a fan or 2. All should bloom well for you this year. Just call to place an order and schedule a pickup time. We're just 10 miles from Boone out Hwy. 421 N. 828-297-4098

Go Green-- Support Local Farmers

Birdwatching at Shady Grove on the NC Birding Trail

Our 76 acre farm its located on the slopes of 'The Peak', in the Amphibolite Mountains of Ashe County. Open meadows, early succession forest, numerous streams & mountain bogs provide excellent habitat many types of birds as well as great long range views.

Birding watching is open to everyone. Admission for self-guided walks is $5, and for guided walks $20. Trails are moderate. Most anyone will enjoy the combination open meadow, farm roads and rich cove forest. With luck, everyone will be able to see the Golden Winged Warbler, a Species of Special Concern. Birders can stay as long as they want, however birding and photography is best very early in the morning. We offer birding Sunday-Thursday. Call for information and directions.
Golden-Winged Warbler Field Day-Sunday May 3, 2015 The Farm opens at 6:30AM for self-guided tours. 2278 West Peak Road, Creston, NC