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PlantRight

Horticultural Professionals

Nursery Professionals

Practical Solutions that Make Economic Sense

PlantRight makes it easy to grow gardens that are better for your customers, your business, and the environment. From independent growers and landscape professionals to wholesale nurseries and retail garden centers, we can all make a difference by Planting Right.

Created in partnership with the California nursery industry, PlantRight offers a wide range of resources to help companies and individuals strategically transition to beautiful, noninvasive alternatives. Joining PlantRight is easy, educational and free.

Landscapers

Retailers

Growers

  1. Learn more by reviewing PlantRight's list of invasive ornamental plants and suitable alternatives, by reading our overview document, and by browsing our website.
  2. Share this information with colleagues, suppliers and customers.
  3. Choose, purchase and grow only noninvasive plants in the region(s) where you work.
  4. We are thrilled to announce a recent partnership with the Association of Professional Landscape Designers' (APLD) California Chapter and their membership. We look forward to this exciting collaboration and to sharing additional resources in the future.

  1. Learn more by reviewing PlantRight's list of invasive ornamental plants and suitable alternatives, by reading our overview document, and by browsing our website.
  2. Share this information with colleagues, suppliers and customers.
  3. PlantRight's Retail Nursery Partnership program provides practical, easy-to-access training on California's ornamental invasive plant issues and opportunities. In the process, PlantRight is recognizing nurseries that commit to selling only noninvasive plants. Free program benefits include:
    • Professional, web-based training and related educational content (videos, print materials and webinars) on ornamental invasive plant issues;
    • Superior, and science-based, alternative recommendations to the ornamental invasive plants in your region;
    • Building your brand and your reputation for Planting Right via PlantRight media, trade association partners, signage and our website;
    • One more way to build loyalty and good will, by demonstrating to your customers and community that you care.

    That's all there is to it! If you work for a retail nursery and would like more details about this program, please provide your store information here.

    Have questions about the PlantRight Partnership Program? Visit our Partner FAQ page or Contact Us.

  1. Learn more by reviewing PlantRight's list of invasive ornamental plants and suitable alternatives, by reading our overview document, and by browsing our website.
  2. Share this information with colleagues, and customers.
  3. Transition to noninvasive alternatives that can serve the same role in one's yard or landscape.
  4. Let us know how PlantRight can help. What information or circumstances would help growers shift more fully toward noninvasive plants?
  5. Are you involved in propagating, breeding or bringing new plants to the marketplace? PlantRight, with the California Center on Urban Horticulture, is testing a plant risk evaluation (PRE) tool that predicts, with 98% accuracy, the invasive and noninvasive characteristics of a plant. To learn more about the PlantRight PRE Tool, or participate in a testing project, contact us.