American beautyberry (Callicarpa americana). Photo: Mervin Wallace

Related Products and Services

The businesses in this list provide products and services related to native plants and their uses, such as compost or edible native plants.

Next New Planet

New London, MO

Phone: (443) 255-8282


Services: Assisting garden centers across the country with marketing, merchandising, plant and product choices, display gardens and education on the benefits of native plants for their customers.

Business Statement: Creating the link between retailers, families and nature through the power of stories.

St. Louis Composting, Inc.

Valley Park, MO

Phone: (636) 861-3344


Products: STA-Certified compost, mulch products, and soil blends

Business Statement: Founded in 1992 by eco-enthusiasts Patrick and Rebecca Geraty, St. Louis Composting has blossomed into the region’s largest compost producer. The mission of this husband-and-wife team is to help make the world a little greener and reduce landfill waste by producing compost of the highest quality.

Together, our six composting facilities process roughly 600,000 cubic yards of green material annually – more than one-third of all yard waste generated in St. Louis County. In addition to recycling yard trimmings gathered by the area’s major waste haulers, we receive and compost material collected form curbside green waste recycling programs.

Truax Company, Inc. 

New Hope, MN

Phone: (763) 537-6639


Products: Drill manufacturer for drilling and broadcasting native grasses and wildflowers.


The Missouri Prairie Foundation and the Grow Native! program provide this list of suppliers of native plant products and services as a convenience to gardeners, landowners, and landscape enthusiasts. It is the responsibility of the consumer to check the references of, negotiate fees with, and make all arrangements with those listed in this Resource Guide. The Missouri Prairie Foundation and the Grow Native! program accept no responsibility for products and services rendered.