Caldwell Nursery in Rosenberg, Texas is a short 25 minute drive from Houston out the S.W. Freeway. Our nursery covers 6 acres and includes extensive, well maintained display gardens in addition to our retail areas and greenhouses. Our specialty is rare and unusual plants suitable for the greater Houston / Rosenberg area, including bamboo, tropical and cold hardy fruit trees, bedding plants, vegetables, seeds, gift and collector plants, succulents and cacti, gingers, roses, bromeliads, and herbs.

Caldwell Nursery carries a great selection of tropicals, trees, cacti, succulents, bamboo for Texas, bulbs, palms, ferns, herbs, native plants, orchids, roses, vegetables, variegated plants, books, calendars, chimes, seeds, garden art, garden supplies, garden tools, and wire baskets.

Due to seasonal variation, not all plants are available all the time.

The Source for Bamboo in Texas

Texas Bamboo Source

  • Giant Timber Bamboo
  • Clumping Hedge Bamboo
  • Variegated Bamboo
  • Hard to find and rare Tropical Bamboo

Size range - 5 to 200 gallons.
Prices $25 up.
We carry most bamboo
suitable for Houston area landscapes

Complete Bamboo List is Here

Caldwell Nursery offers one of the largest selections of non-invasive clumping bamboo available. We maintain a large specimen garden of 40 plus species of bamboo for our visitors to see what their potential bamboo selections will look like planted in the ground.

We are committed to offering collectors the widest selection of rare and unusual bamboo available in Texas.

All of our bamboo are non-invasive clumping varieties. We no longer propagate any runners at all except on special request.

"Perfect for Living Screens and Fences"

2019 Fruit trees are now available

  • Perdue, Warren, Orient Pears 7 gal. $35
  • Methley, Santa Rosa Plums 7 gal. $35
  • Celeste Fig 7 gal. $35
  • Fuji, Gala, Granny Smith, Einsheimer, Anna, Dorsett Apples 7 gal. $35
  • Coffee Cake, Fuyu Persimmon 7 gal. $55
  • Morus alba fruiting Mulberry 7 gal. $45
Climax and Tifblue Blueberries 2 gal. $15

Trees now available: Mimosa 7 gal. $45

Native trees now available

  • Castanea pumila, Chinquapin nut tree, (Dwarf Chestnut) 2 gal. $15
  • Dogwood Cornus florida 2 gal. $15
  • River Birch 2 gal. $15
  • Red Bay, butterfly host plant. 1 gal. $15

Now available

Drummond and Shantung maple 2 gal. $15, Sweet Gum 3 gal. $25


Grevillea 'Superb' - 5 gal. $65
Grevillea 'King's Fire' - 5 gal. $65
Lisianthus - Texas bluebells - double purple, double pink, double yellow, annual, 4 inch pots #3.75

New stuff

Now available

Blueberries - Powderblue and Gulf coast, 1 gal. $15

Fruit trees now available:

Apricot - Goldkist, Katy 7 gal. $45
All n 1 Almond dwarf 7 gal. $65
Apple - 3n1 low chill combo apple 7 gal. $75
Pink Lady 7 gal. $45
Dwarf Pink Lady, Pettingill, Sundowner 7 gal. $55
King David 5 gal. $45 New!
Pear - Southern King, Tennisoui 15 gal. $65
Southern Bartlett, Shinseki, Hosui 7 gal. $45
Plum - Burgundy, Beauty 7 gal. $45
August Pride, Evas Pride, Florida Prince, May Pride, Mid Pride, Red Baron, Tropic Snow, Texas King - all 7 gal. $45
3n1 low chill combo 15 gal. $75
Donut 7 gal. $45, 15 gal. $55
Galaxy 15 gal. $55
Pear - Asian 20th Century 7 gal. $45
Nectarines - Necta Zee miniature 7 gal. $55
Double Delight, Panamint, Snow Queen - all 7 gal. $45
Garden Prince Almond 7 gal. $45
Figs - Desert King, Panache, Black Jack, Black Mission 5 gal. $35
Dwarf Black Mulberry 5 gal. $35
Persimmon - Hachiya 5/8" 7 gal. $75, 3/4" 15 gal. $95
These are larger than the 7 gal. $55
Coffee cake 5/8" 7 gal. $75
Izu 7 gal. $75
Weeping Santa Rosa Plum semi dwarf 15 gal. $65
Pomegranates - Desertnyi, Eversweet, Wonderful, Sweet, Parfianka 5 gal. $35
Manzanilla Olive 5 gal. $35
Goji berry 5 gal. $25
Blueberries - Sharp Blue, Sunshine Blue, Pink Lemonade 5 gal. $25
Grapes seedless Red Flame and Princess White 5 gal. $25
Baba Rasberry 5 gal. $25
Blackberries - Kiowa 5 gal. $25

Collector Plants

Stictocardia beraviensis - Hawaiian Sunset Vine
Hawaiian Sunset Vine

Visit our Collector Pages


Aechmea 'Del Mar' Bromeliad

Bromeliad Aechmea 'Blue Tango'
6 inch pot - $35

We carry many varieties of bromeliads, both hardy and very collectable tropical specimen plants.

Look Inside

Stroll through our nursery on Google Maps


philodendron glaucophyllum

Rare Philodendrons


Curcuma X Raspberry Hidden GinHger

Assorted unique ginger varieties available. Gingers are dormant until weather warms up.

Visit our Ginger Page

Air plants

Tillandsia xerographica

Tillandsia xerographica, extra large $45. Face pots sold separately.
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Passion Vines

Passiflora citrina flower

  • Passiflora alata 'Ruby Glow'
  • P. quadrangularis
  • P. alata-x-cearulea
  • P. foetida "Tagua"
  • P. incarnata
  • P. 'Incense'
  • P. 'Lady Margaret'
  • P. 'Bat Wing'
  • P. edulis

See Passion Flower Vine Page

Butterfly & Bird Plants

Orange Barred Sulphur Butterfly

Butterfly & Bird Plants

Check out our Butterfly Page

Lemon Eucalyptus


Cactus Fountains

Caldwell Specialty - Cactus Fountains

CayDee creates lovely dish gardens. One of her most popular is her 'Cactus Fountain' series.
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