The Q&A Archives: Source of Mayapples

Question: Do you know of a commercial or trading source for mayapple?<br>It is native to this part of Florida but none of our nurseries carry it. I have a perfect shady spot for some and I love the way they spread. The only location I have seem them here is on public land where it is illegal to collect them.

Answer: Richters Herbs, in Ontario, Canada (ph# 905-640-6677, web site: carries mayapple plants.<br><br>I have searched high and low for a seed source closer to you. I talked to Northeast Florida Native Plants.<br>He didn't have the seed, but he believes a place<br>in Tallahassee may have them. Bull Bay Creek Farm<br>at (904)878-3989. I believe your area code has been<br>changed. You probably need to use the new code.<br><br>Another possibility is Woodlanders in Aiken, SC. I<br>don't have a telephone number for Woodlanders.<br>Still another is They<br>are located in Madison, FL. Their telephone number<br>is 904-973-2225.<br><br><br><br><br>

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