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"

The following fruit trees are now available.

  • Apples, 7 gal. $55 - Sundowner, Dwarf Pink Lady
      7 gal. $45 - Pink Lady
      5 gal. $30 - Anna, Dorsett, Einsheimer, Fuji, Granny Smith
  • Almonds, 15 gal. squat pots $65 - Halls hardy 1 inch cal. nice!
      7 gal. $55 - Texas Mission
  • Cherries, 7 gal. $65 - Minnie Royal and Royal Lee
      3 gal. $40 - Royal Crimson
  • Figs, 5 gal. $30 - Celeste
  • Jujube, deeproot pots $75 - Sugarcane
  • Mulberry, 15 gal. $95 - Pakistan
  • Nectarine, 7 gal. $45 - Snow Queen, Double Delight
      7 gal. $55 - Panamint, Necta Zee dwarf
  • Pears, 5 gal. $30 - Pineapple, Perdue
      7 gal. 6 to 7ft, $45 - Keiffer
  • Asian Pears, 5 gal. $30 - Hosui
      7 gal. $45 6 to 7ft - Shinko
  • Peaches - 7 gal. 6 to 7ft, $45 - Sam Houston, La Feliciana
      7 gal. $45 - Mid Pride, Red Baron, Babcock, Tropic Snow
      7 gal. $55 - Dwarf Bonanza
      15 gal. squat pots $55 - Texas King, Tex Prince - 1" cal. nice
  • Persimmons, 7 gal. $55 - Eureka 5 to 6ft, Tamopan, Tanenashi
  • Plums, 7 gal. 6 to 7ft, nicely branched $45 - Metheley, Santa Rosa
      7 gal. $45 - Burgundy
      15 gal. $65 - Weeping Santa Rosa
  • Walnut, deeproot pots $75 - Pedro
      deeproot pots $65 - Placentia

Now Available:

Blackberries - Kiowa, Brazos, Natchez, Black Satin - 2 gal. $15
Papershell Pecan trees in 6 gal. deep pecan pots $90 - Choctaw, Desirable, Podsednik

Back in stock

Mexican weeping Bamboo - 5 gal. $90
Citrus: Rio Red Grapefruit, Improved Meyer Lemon, Lisbon Lemon, Kaffir Lime, Persian Lime, Oro Blanco, Pommelo Sarawak, Owari Satsuma, Cara Cara Navel, Republic of Tx Orange, Kishu Mandarine, Kimbrough Satsuma

Avocado - cold hardy! - Mexicola Grande, Lila - 3 gal. $49.95
Hard to find! Variegated Crinum 1 gal. $15

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.
Click the image for a larger picture.

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.
Click the image for a larger picture.