Caldwell Nursery and Botanic Gardens
2436 Band Road, Rosenberg, Texas 77471, Ph: 281-342-4016


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.

Unique and unusual Tropical flowering trees

Bauhinia blakeana Hong Kong Orchid tree 10inch pots $35
Brunfelsia lactea 10inch $35
Brunfelsia nitida $35
Bursera simaruba $35
Calophyllum brasiliense $35
Ceiba pentandra $35
Fernandoa magnifica $35
Lagerstroemia speciosa rain forest crape myrtle $35
Lonchocarpus violaceus $35
Markhamia lutea 10in pots $35
Portlandia grandiflora $35
Sesbania grandiflora hummingbird tree $35
Stemmadenia litoralis Milky Way tree 1 gal. $25
Tabebuia impetiginosa 10in $35
Tibouchina grandiflora $35
Tipuana tipu 10" $35
Senna surattensis 10inch pots $35
Cassia afrofistula 10in $35
Michelia champaca Joy Perfume tree 1 gal. $35, 10in $55

The following Citrus are now available

Hardy Lemon Frost Lemon, Mexican Key Lime, Okitsu Satsuma, Orange Frost Satsuma - 1 gal. $15
Arctic Frost Satsuma, Kimbrough Satsuma, Orange Frost Satsuma - 5 gal. $55

Back in Stock!

Euphorbia cotinifolia - Caribbean copper tree 2 gal. $15
Mucuna nigricans - Black Jade Vine 2 gal. $20
Hawaiian Sunset Vine 2 gal. $15


Brugmansia - Angel Trumpet pink perfection 2 gal. $15
Forsythia suspensa - Weeping forsythia 2 gal. $15

Unique and hard to find natives will be ready May 1st.

Viburnum acerifolium - Mapleleaf viburnum 3 gal. $25
Prunus serotina - Black Cherry 3 gal. $25
Rhus aromatica - Fragrant Sumac 3 gal. $25
Vaccinium arboreum - Farkleberry 2 gal. $15

Rare cycads available May 1st

Cycas Deboaensis 5 gal. $75
Cycas Panzhihouensis 5 gal. $75
Cycas Guizouensis 7 gal. $95
Cycas Revoluta X Micholitzii 7 gal. $95

Now available! Rare to find!

Artabotrys Hexapetalus - Ylang Ylang vine 1 gal. $25

Lots of natives now available:

4inch pots $2.50 ea
Black foot Daisy, Brazos penstemon, Marsilea macropoda clover fern (Host plant for butterflies), Lanceleaf Coreopsis, Damianita, Fall aster, Rudbeckia maxima giant cone flower, Greggs Mist Flower, Inland Sea Oats, Confetti Lantana, Moss Verbena, Pigeonberry, purple and pink Skullcap, Coral and yellow Honeysuckle, Snake Herb(host plant for butterflies)
Assorted natives 1 gal. $7.95
Salvia penstemonoides, Chocolate Daisy, Fall Obedient Plant,
Fragrant Mist Flower, Mexican Oregano, Nuevo Leon Salvia,
Scarlet Skullcap, Snake Herb, Wooley Stemodia, Virginia Creeper
Astrolepis sinuata wavy scaly cloak fern 1 gal. $10

Now available: Tropical fruit trees

Carambola Starfruit Kari and Fwang Tung 10in pots $45
Lychee Sweetheart 10inch pots $65
Jaboticaba red 10in. $45, 7 gal. for $85
Guava Ruby Supreme $45
Green Sapote 10inch $65
Passion fruit Sweet Sunrise 10inch pots $35
1 gal. tropicals $25:
Coffee plant, Black pepper, Camellia tea plants, Cinnamon, Miracle fruit, Sherbet berry, Cashew nut trees


Curcuma rubescens - Ruby Ginger

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

Visit our Ginger Page

Passion Vines

Passiflora citrina flower

Passiflora alata 'Ruby Glow'
             foetida "Tagua"
             'Lady Margaret'
             'Bat Wing'

See Passion Flower Vine Page

Collector Plants

Stictocardia beraviensis - Hawaiian Sunset Vine
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

Orange Barred Sulphur Butterfly

Butterfly & Bird Plants

Check out our Butterfly Page

Lemon Eucalyptus



Aechmea 'Del Mar' Bromeliad
Bromeliad Aechmea 'Del Mar'
6 inch pot - $25

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


philodendron glaucophyllum

Rare Philodendrons

Cactus Fountains

Caldwell Specialty - Cactus Fountains
CayDee creates lovely dish gardens. One of her most popular is her 'Cactus Fountain' series.
Click the image above for a larger picture.

Garden Art

Art work of Shar Gilman!

Shar teaches art classes at her studio in Rosenberg. Call her for more details about class availability.


Organic Seeds

Seeds of Change
Cook's Garden Seeds
Baker Creek Organic Seeds
Excellent Seed Selections in stock now.


Organic Fertilizers

Microlife Organic Fertilizer with micronutrients
N-Ph-Po 6-2-4 In Stock

Recipe Box

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.

Recipe Link

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Caldwell Nursery in Rosenberg Texas For General nursery questions E-Mail CayDee Caldwell HERE
For Bamboo pricing questions E-Mail Chuck Caldwell HERE
Phone 281-342-4016        Fax 281-341-7367      * Local call from Houston or Rosenberg *
2436 Band Road, Rosenberg, Texas 77471

Twenty minutes from Houston out Hwy 59 south, Exit Hwy 36 south to first full traffic light at Band Road,
turn right on Band Rd, we are on the right, one mile.
No dogs allowed at the nursery!
We accept Visa, MasterCard, and Discover Cards We accept Visa, MasterCard, and Discover Cards We accept Visa, MasterCard, and Discover Cards
We accept Cash, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover Card

Information on our herbs and medicinal plants are strictly for educational purposes and is not intended or implied to be a substitue for professional medical advice. Pleasee check with your physician before using any medicinal plant.
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