Specialty Landscaping Plants

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

Nelson Nursery offers a wide selection of landscape plant varieties.

Nelson Nursery offers a wide selection of landscape plant varieties.

If a particular plant species is not listed, please contact us at Nelson Nursery for more information on your landscape and garden needs. Many landscape plants are only available during seasonal bloom times.

  • Drift® Roses
  • Oxalis
  • Buddleia - Butterfly Bush
  • Iris
  • Peony

A few of our best sellers are listed below:

Japanese Plum Yews

Cephalotaxus ‘Duke Gardens’

Cephalotaxus ‘Duke Gardens’

Japanese Plum Yew – ‘Duke Gardens’ The Japanese Plum Yew, Cephalotaxus ‘Duke Gardens’ variety originated as a branch sport in …

Japanese Plum Yew, Cephalotaxus ‘drupacea’

Cephalotaxus ‘drupacea’

Japanese Plum Yew – ‘drupacea’ The Japanese Plum Yew, Cephalotaxus ‘drupacea’, is very similar in growth and appearance to the …

Japanese Plum Yew – Cephalotaxus ‘fastigiata’

Cephalotaxus ‘fastigiata’

Japanese Plum Yew – ‘fastigiata’ The Japanese Plum Yew, Cephalotaxus ‘fastigiata’ variety is known for its distinctive, upright, rounded, columnar …

Japanese Plum Yew – Cephalotaxus ‘prostrata’

Cephalotaxus ‘prostrata’

Japanese Plum Yew – ‘prostrata’ The Japanese Plum Yew, Cephalotaxus ‘prostrata’, grows lower and wider than our other varieties of …

English Laurels

Prunus laurocerasus ‘Majestic Jade’ English Laurel

‘Majestic Jade’ laurel

Prunus laurocerasus ‘Majestic Jade’ The renowned horticulturist, Dr. Michael Dirr, is responsible for this promising new selection. ‘Majestic Jade’ laurel …

Slide Laurel

‘Otto Luyken’ laurel

Prunus laurocerasus ‘Otto Luyken’ ‘Otto Luyken’ is the most popular form of English laurel and also the most compact form …

Prunus laurocerasus ‘Zabeliana’ English Laurel

‘Zabeliana’ laurel

Prunus laurocerasus ‘Zabeliana’ ‘Zabel’ laurel grows wider than ‘Otto Luyken’ and has medium to dark green willow shaped leaves. As …

Azaleas

Azalea ‘Camilla’s Blush’

This soft pink flowered azalea is one of my all time favorites. It has performed well in the nursery and …

Azalea ‘My Mary’

Deciduous ‘My Mary’ Azalea Whenever a breeder names a plant for his wife or daughter, you know it is the …

Azalea ‘Siskin’

Azalea ‘Siskin’

This Knaphill hybrid azalea has large yellow flowers with a darker blotch in the throat. ‘Siskin’ is very fragrant and …

Peony

Peony x ‘Bartzella’

Peony x ‘Bartzella’

Nelson Nursery offers both garden peonies (often called herbaceous peonies), and intersectional peonies, a cross between a herbaceous peony and …

Peony 'Coral Charm'

Peony ‘Coral Charm’

American Peony Society Gold Medal Recipient in 1986 Coral Charm peony is known for its obvious beautiful coral color and …

Peony 'Scarlett O'Hara'

Peony ‘Scarlett O’ Hara’

American Peony Society 2009 Award of Landscape Merit Compound, deeply lobed leaves with large, often fragrant flowers which bloom in …

Nelson Nursery, Premium Quality Plants for Landscape Excellence.

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