University Experiments, Governmental Plants & Even Blog Owners Can Get Absolutely Free Plants Fast
If you are from a non-profit organization, university, governmental organization or If you run a very upscale website or blog, we'd be happy to send you out some plants absolutely free of charge. All you need to do is email Tammy at firstname.lastname@example.org and give her your name, organization name and website. She will get back to you within 24 hours or usually sooner. She will send you some excellent quality plants usually within 1 day.
PLEASE NOTE ***** This is not a "free for all," and you choose what you want. We have a surplus of some items and are glad to donate a few plants. Please do not expect to give us quantities or species choices. We ship different plants in each season. We will gladly donate more in each season also.
All we ask is for a "thank you" mention on your site of us being a donating participant in your garden. We do ask for you to keep the "thank you" mention up for 1 year. This shows we are a credible company and build our branding and presence online. Here is our banners you can put up thanking us sample banners .
Garden Plants Nursery ships over 45,000 orders per season and we always have a surplus of plants we choose to donate, not throw away or replant in each season. Back in 1938, the founder offered many universities and professionals free plants for research and as supplements in more exceptional gardening areas. And to this day, our family-owned company still backs the founder's wishes to donate to fit the needs of non-profits, gardening bloggers and also universities for further studies and to help our planet stay beautiful. Plants fight pollution, provide fresh air, clean the environment, beautify and protect. And our motto is "Why to throw away what could be someone else's treasure
We have donated to over 400 universities, national site planning and garden blog and website owners serious about the environment and planting plants for purification, beautification and to increase cleaner air and help the environment.
We have over 500 different species of herbaceous plants, wetland plants and medicinal as well as mitigation in stock year round. We will ship your plants free of charge and we also have a large list of plants that had never had an herbicides, insecticides or pesticides applied just for research studies. We helped over 419 universities, non-profit organizations and governmental agencies get free saplings and liners for medical projects, university experiments,wetland mitigation all types of governmental experiments plus lab science programs.
Plant & Botany Studies at Rhodes University, See Article
Organic Agriculture Laboratory Activity Biologists @ Harvard University
Plant's Ability To Fight Diseases - See Article at Michigan State University
Experiments in Plant Hybridisation @ Harvard University - Read More Here
Plants Growing In Mars YES Mars - Read More Here
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA PLANT EXPERIMENT - READ MORE HERE
VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY - USING PLANTS - READ MORE HERE
YALE UNIVERSITY - SUSTAINABILITY WITH STORMWATER - READ MORE HERE
OXFORD, STANFORD & CAMBRIDGE PROJECTS WITH PLANTS - READ MORE HERE
The plants are donated to these various causes for free-- Tennessee Wholesale Nursery has not charged organizations such as these for over 61 years. The only thing they ask for in exchange for the plant donations is a mention of their company on the organizations website. This helps promote them and add credibility.
More often than not, universities are given plant donations to use the plants for research. Over 419 universities have benefited from these generous donations and have discovered a vast majority of beneficial things.
Tennessee Wholesale Nursery plans on donating plants for research as they have set aside plants that have never had herbicides, insecticides or pesticides. They take pride in what they can donate for research use.
Some of the prestigious universities that have benefited from these donations are Rhodes University, Harvard University, Michigan State University. These are only a few of the 419 universities who have benefited from the plant donations.
Harvard has published some of the most interesting work as they have worked with NASA to understand suborbital biology and the understanding of the need for plants in zero-gravity environments. This has not only benefited NASA's continual research, but also the astronauts they send off into space.
Michigan State University has also done their own research about how plants fight off diseases. Because we know plants immune systems are quite different than a human's they have been able to understand the differences and how to help strengthen plants--especially against bacteria. This is done to help save billions of dollars of crops every year. In all this research they have been able to create new plants that are better able to fight off bacteria and diseases.
There have been a vast number of other research conducted by universities that has been able to benefit not only the universities in their research, but the research has produced results that help a wide range of people in many different professions.
Tennessee Wholesale Nursery will continue to provide these generous donations to non-profit organizations, universities and government programs with no cost of plant or shipping. These donations help us move forward to find answers and build a better future.
How Universities Use Plants For Research