Nelson Nursery serves Mooresville, NC and the surrounding Lake Norman area with compassion and pride.

Landscape Plants with Design in Mind

Providing the area's finest Specialty Plants for landscaping and more.

Nelson Nursery serves Mooresville, NC and the surrounding Lake Norman area with compassion and pride.

Nelson Nursery - Since 1958

Originating from the Sarah P. Duke Botanical Gardens at Duke University in North Carolina, this evergreen shrub is a proven winner in landscapes throughout the southeast.

‘Duke Gardens’

Japanese Plum Yew

Cephalotaxus ‘Duke Gardens’

Originating from the Sarah P. Duke Botanical Gardens at Duke University in North Carolina, this evergreen shrub is a proven winner in landscapes throughout the southeast.

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Bartzella (Peony) offered by Nelson Nursery.

Bartzella

Paeonia 'Bartzella'

An intersectional peony.

Large, bright yellow double blossoms above lush, dark green, dissected foliage.

A perennial favorite in landscape gardens.

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Buddleia, or Butterfly Bush, available at Nelson Nursery

Buddleia

Butterfly Bush

Popular garden plants, the species are commonly known as 'butterfly bushes' because of their attractiveness to butterflies.

Buddleia have become staples of the modern butterfly garden.

Iris variegata offered by Nelson Nursery.

Japanese Iris

Iris ensata variegata

Japanese iris are widely grown as ornamentals because of their striking foliage and beautiful flowers.

Irises are perennial plants and provide years of landscape use.

Drift Roses offered by Nelson Nursery.

Drift® Roses

Small scale roses which make big impressions in landscapes.

Continuous blooming rose variety perfect for containers, front of landscape beds or as a groundcover.

Four color varieties offered:

  • Coral Drift
  • Peach Drift
    (shown)
  • Red Drift
  • Sweet Drift
    (*Pink flowers)

English laurels, or Prunus laurocerasus, are a landscape mainstay with Nelson Nursery. This group of landscape plants have proven to be dependable evergreen shrubs.

English Laurels

Prunus laurocerasus

A landscape mainstay with Nelson Nursery.

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Deciduous and Evergreen Azaleas

Azaleas

Deciduous Varieties

*Evergreen Azalea varieties available after Labor Day

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Peony flowers offered at Nelson Nursery.

Peony

Garden and Intersectional Variety Peonies - Paeonia

More varieties coming soon!

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Premium Quality Plants for Landscape Excellence. Serving Mooresville, NC and the surrounding Lake Norman area.

Specialty Landscaping Plants and Design by Nelson Nursery of Mooresville, NC

Landscaping design and plant selection specialists. Serving the Mooresville, NC and surrounding Lake Norman area with compassion and pride since 1958. Nelson Nursery offers a large selection of plant varieties certain to please those with a passion for gardening or interest in landscaping.

Contact Nelson Nursery today for more information on your landscaping project needs.

Japanese Plum Yews

Japanese Plum Yews, Cephalotaxus - Duke Gardens

Cephalotaxus

English Laurels

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Prunus laurocerasus

Azaleas

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Evergreen and Deciduous

Nelson’s Nursery was named North Carolina’s 2014 Grower of the Year by the N.C. Nursery and Landscape Association

Nelson Nursery is a member of the North Carolina Nursery and Landscape AssociationNelson’s Nursery was named 2014 North Carolina’s Grower of the Year by the N.C. Nursery and Landscape Association.
Also view the article in the Mooresville Tribune announcing this accomplishment.

Nelson Nursery, Premium Quality Plants for Landscape Excellence.

Premium Quality Plants for Landscape Excellence
727 Carpenter Ave, Mooresville, NC 28115 704-664-2014