Unique wildlife friendly landscapes

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Welcome to Sweet Bay Nursery!

"Our mission is to help our customers sustain wildlife,  conserve and improve water quality, and preserve our  natural history with the use of Florida native plants."

Sweet Bay Nursery is one of the premier Florida native plant nurseries located in northern Manatee County serving Central Florida since 1995. We specialize in native butterfly  and wildlife plants, perennial wildflowers, shrubs, trees, ferns and grasses. Our services also include native garden design and installation.   ​

We offer a wealth of experience and expertise to help create unique wildlife-friendly landscapes that conserve water and enhance the value and beauty of your home or commercial site.    

If you want butterflies, birds and other wildlife . . . plant natives!

We love our customers!

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Butterfly Gardening

Plant List

Sweet Bay Nursery

10824 Erie Road, Parrish, FL 34219, US




Hours (Or By Appointment)

Tuesday - Friday: 8:00AM–4PM

Saturday: 9AM–2PM

Special Holiday Hours (Or By Appointment)

Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Closed

Tuesday, December 26th 9AM-Noon

Wednesday, December 27th Closed

Thurdsday, December 28th 9AM-Noon

Friday, December 29th Closed

Saturday, December 30th 9AM-2PM

New Year's Eve and New Year's Day Closed