Welcome to Scioto Gardens

scioto gardens logo We are a thriving Central Ohio container nursery and specialty plant supplier offering distinctive, high-quality perennials, ferns, grasses and flowering shrubs for residential, commercial and community landscapes.

Our Promise

We continually strive to minimize environmental impact by the very judicious use of fertilizers and chemicals (favoring organic techniques whenever possible), by using recycled containers, and by avoiding plants that are considered invasive in our region.

Our Mission

To seek out and grow beautiful, beneficial, interesting, and unusual native and exotic plants. We strive to delight our customers with great plants that thrive in Central Ohio climates and enhance the environment. We promote sustainable environmental practices and the joy of continuous learning.

Here's what you'll find...

Scioto Gardens emphasizes native species and specializes in new varieties not commonly available from other local sources - one reason why our nursery is so popular with experienced gardeners and environmentalists.

  • Rare and unusual plants
  • Native orchids and carnivorous plants
  • Large selection of native plants
  • Exciting new varieties
  • Fresh herbs in season
  • All plants chosen to flourish in central Ohio and similar mid-western climates
  • All plants grown in natural soil/compost blend for faster establishment

Nursery Hours


Mon-Fri - 9-6, Sat - 9-6, Sun - 10-5


Mon-Fri - 9-7, Sat - 9-7, Sun - 10-6


Mon-Fri - 9-6, Sat - 9-6, Sun - 10-5

Open Holidays 10-5 (Easter, Mother's Day, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, etc.)

November - March

By apppointment or chance