Rare & Unusual Plants

purveyor of the unique and odd in the plant world
Our latest Carnivore Terrariums, planted in vintage battery jars.

Our latest Carnivore Terrariums, planted in vintage battery jars.

Conophytums, Desert Rose, Cycads, Caudiciforms, Tillandsia and Lithops - Heading to California today to meet with my growers and bring back some cool stuff! What would you like me to get?

Our autumn display

Our autumn display

Allan discussing airplants at Chicago’s Randolph Street Market

Our appearance on the PBS show, Market Warriors

A giant Tillandsia x ‘Houston’ cluster - one of my favorites

A giant Tillandsia x ‘Houston’ cluster - one of my favorites

The Conophytums are finally emerging from dormancy! Watch for them at upcoming markets, or contact be directly for species and availability. Many are one of a kind - almost all are 10+ years old from seed.

Our blooming Butterworts are pretty and lethal - to fruit flies! Put one in your kitchen and get rid of those pesky gnats. 

We love displaying our Tillandsia in cork bark logs. They come in all sizes up to 40” tall/long. Contact us for more information.
www.acorndesignsource.com

We love displaying our Tillandsia in cork bark logs. They come in all sizes up to 40” tall/long. Contact us for more information.

www.acorndesignsource.com