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  • WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (November 24, 2014)—Bennett’s Creek Nursery, a wholesale grower located in Smithfield, VA, was recently chosen to provide plant material for the 2014 Southern Living® Showcase Home in Williamsburg, VA. This Showcase Home built by Wayne Harbin Builder, Inc. with landscape installation by Brian Almond, of Living Image Landscape, LLC. Southern Living®, "a premier lifestyle and entertaining magazine of the South and the 6th largest consumer magazine in the U.S.”, collaborates with over 100 of the South’s finest Homebuilders on showcase homes. In 2008, the Southern Living® Plant Collection was first introduced. Bennett’s Creek Nursery is one of few licensed producers in Virginia to grow plant material from this exclusive collection. The Southern Living® Plant Collection items are, “innovative new plants designed to solve specific landscape challenges and to excel in Southern gardens.” These patented plants are only licensed to be produced by growers who meet the strict requirements and standards from Southern Living®. Bennett’s Creek Nursery currently grows several varieties including: 'Soft Caress’ Mahonia, Confetti® Abelia, Blush Pink™ Nandina, ‘Sunshine’ Ligustrum, and Little Black Magic™ Elephant Ears. The nursery offers these materials exclusively to industry professionals through their wholesale distribution centers located in Suffolk, Virginia Beach, Currituck, Williamsburg, as well as the Smithfield growing facility.


  • We are going mobile to make your experience at Bennett's Creek even better. Each of our sales people are equipped with iPhones and iPods to streamline the invoicing process, making it faster to get in and out. These devices are also equipped with high resolution cameras. If you need photos of anything on the yard, our sales people can email it to you right away.


  • The new Bennett's Creek Nursery website is now live! Take a look at all of the new features including expanded plant navigation, an all new availability with total customization, calculators, and much more!


  • Bennett's Creek Nursery has been named the 2011 grower of the year! Read more in the December 2011 issue of Nursery Management magazine.


 
 
Testimonials
  • "I want to thank you for your participation in our Garden Center Open House, October 2 & 3. Your generous contribution of materials and professional expertise helped make our event a success. We have exciting plans for growing and expanding Jack Frost Landscapes and Garden Center and having strong business partnerships is essential. You’ve demonstrated your commitment to our success and we are very grateful. We strive to offer our customers the best the marketplace has to offer. Buying top quality plants from Bennett’s Creek Nursery makes it easy for us to exceed our customers’ expectations. Thanks, again, for your support and encouragement!"
                                                                                                                 -David Dubinsky, Jack Frost Landscapes & Garden Center


  • “Thank you for all that you did to provide us fall decorations for our “Fall Family Festival” that was held here at Nansemond River on October 2, 2010. It was a beautiful day with about 1900 in attendance. Your contribution helped us so much in being able to provide a great event to our community and was enjoyed by all.”

                                                                                                                 -Teresa Phillips, Nansemond River Baptist Church


  • “Thanks so much for the donation you sent for the Garden Festival and the State Fair. Everything is beautiful as usual. I hope some of you will be able to visit the Fair this year. Again please pass my thanks on to everyone.”

                                                                                                                 -Gwynn, The State Fair of Virginia


  • “Bennett’s Creek Nursery has provided the Peanut Fest with beautiful plants and shrubs for several years. They have been used to decorate the festival grounds during the Peanut Fest and later our dedicated staff of volunteers plant them throughout the grounds so they can be enjoyed year after year. We truly thank you for all of your support”

                                                                                                                 -Linda Stevens, The Suffolk Peanut Festival