|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
- 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.
Flowering trees now available
Althea danica - 7 gal. $45
Althea "Lucy" - 15 gal. $75
Flowering Almonds - double white or pink - 7 gal. $45
Ceaselpinia gillisii - yellow Bird of Paradise - 15 gal. $65
Native trees are now available
Sassafras, Chionanthus Va. native fringe tree, Mayhaw, Aralia spinosa, Lindera benzoin spice bush, Prunus angustifolia "Chickasaw Plum"
Leitnerig floridana - Corkwood - $15
Mexican Plum - 5 gal. $35
Mexican Redbud - 7 gal. $85
All kinds of spring vegetable plants!
Tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, squashes, eggplant, okra, beans and seed potatoes, lettuce - all kinds
Ghost pepper in 4" pots - $3.50
More Fruit Trees Available!
Almond - Garden Prince dwarf, Nonpareil, Ne Plus
Apple - 3N1, Anna, Beverly Hills, Einsheimer, Pettingill, Pink Lady, Sundowner
Apricot - Dw. Garden Annie, Tropic Gold, Gold Kist
Cherry - Minnie Royal, Royal Lee
Fig - Kadota, Panache, Peters Honey, Texas Blue Giant, Black Mission, White Genoa
Grape - Flame Seedless Red, Princess Seedless White, Ruby Seedless Red, Autumn Royal Purple/Red
Mulberry - Pakistan, Black Beauty, Peruvian Everbearing
Nectarine - Desert Delight, Snow Queen, Panamint, Dw. Southern Belle
Peach - 3N1, Florida Prince, Early Grande, Early Amber, Donut, Galaxy, Red Baron, Saturn, Dw. Southern Rose, August Pride, Double Jewel, Eve's Pride, May Pride, Mid Pride, Sweet Bagel, Tropic Snow
Pear - 3N1, Hood, 20th Century Asian, Pineappple, Southern Bartlett, Southern King, Tennisoui, Yoinashi
Persimmon - Giant Fuyu, Saijo, Chocolate
Plum - 3N1, Beauty, Green Gage, Catalina, Shiro, Burgundy, Methley, Parfait Plumcot
Pomegranate - Sweet, Austin, Ambrosia, Desertnyi, Eversweet, Parfianka
Walnut - Cookes Giant, Pedro Black, Placentia
Blueberry - Pink Lemonade, Sunshine Blue
Unique and hard to find trees
Dawn Redwood - Metasequoia glyptostroboides
Velvet Touch Russian Olive - Elaeagnus angustifolia
Over 50 varieties- many unique, new and rare.
Dancing lady gingers Globba 'Purest Angel' (white), Globba 'Ruby Queen', Globba 'Lavender Dragon'
Curcuma hidden gingers
C. 'Scarlet Fever', C. aussie plume, C. 'Giant Plume', C. 'Jewel of Thailand'
C. 'Rasberry', C. 'Purple Prince', C. ladawan, C. olena
Peacock gingers Kaemphera grande, K. raven, K. silverspot
Hedychium butterfly gingers, H. butterfly white, H. tara, H. samsherii
Spiral ginger Costus spec. burgundy foliage rare and limited
Burbidgia 'Orange Brush'
6 inch pot - $15
Visit our Ginger Page
Passiflora alata 'Ruby Glow'
See Passion Flower Vine Page
Hawaiian Sunset Vine
Citharexylum spinosum, Fiddlewood
Varigated Eleagnus 'Gilt Edge'
Brunsfelsia magnifica giant yesterday, today and tomorrow
Gardenia tubifera kula
Banana raja puri, dwarf hardy banana
Perfume tree, Fagraea berteriana
Visit our Collector Pages
Butterfly & Bird Plants
Butterfly & Bird Plants
Check out our
Bromeliad Aechmea 'Del Mar'
6 inch pot - $24.95
We carry many varieties of bromeliads, both hardy and very collectable tropical specimen plants.
CayDee creates lovely dish gardens. One of her most popular is her 'Cactus Fountain' series.
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Art work of Shar Gilman!
Shar teaches art classes at her studio in Rosenberg. Call her for more details about class availability.
Seeds of Change
Cook's Garden Seeds
Baker Creek Organic Seeds
Excellent Seed Selections in stock now.
Microlife Organic Fertilizer with micronutrients
Quick and easy recipes you can make up in a jiffy. These are especially tasty with fresh herbs from the garden. Be sure to ask about our great selection of kitchen herb plants.