We are OPEN EVERY DAY from 10-5 !
 
FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK for REGULAR UPDATES and ANNOUNCEMENTS
 
 
Spring is our busiest season, inventory is changing daily and we are very involved in caring for our plants and managing on site activity.
 
For prompt service and the best selection of the season, we recommend that you attend the garden centre. 
 

NEW ARRIVALS!

Too much too list - but working on it.

 

Wisteria varieties

Honbeni

Kuchibeni
Longissima Alba
Lawrence

Mon. Nishiki

Violacaea plena

and so much more......

Trucks are arriving every week and we're stocking up on all your favourites.   This seasonal restocking takes time so please drive out for a look around.

 
  Regular visits are recommended.
 
 
FRUIT TREES ARE HERE - ESPALIER too
 
If you have a question about a specific tree you'd like to plant, the best first step is learning as much as you can from online sources
 
 
Some of our favourites!
 
rhs.org.uk
gardenia.net
finegardening.com
pinterest.com
houzz.com
 
 
We are a great supply for plants and trees!
We source from 20 suppliers and the inventory is ever changing.
 
 
 
Spring is an exciting time and we know you are looking forward to your gardening and outdoor projects.  Please take this time to learn more about your favourite trees
 
 
 
WEB PAGE IS CURRENTLY UNDER CONSTRUCTION
 
 
You know us for our Trees and Shrubs
 
Specializing in Japanese Maples, Conifers, Hedging and Ornamental Trees.
please see our products page
 
We also carry:
 
Pottery, Benches, Statuary and Fountains
Rock Features and Gurglers
Wind Spinners
 Bagged Soils, Manures and Composts
Bark Mulch - bagged and bulk
 
 
Important to note,veggie starts, herbs, annuals and indoor plants are unavailable
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NEW for 2021
We will have a new phone number
Effective March 1, 2021 we may be reached at 250-703-0723
 
If you have a general enquiry, it is best to send an email to outback.nursery@gmail.com.  
 
 
GIFT CERTIFICATES 
please phone or text Michelle
250-702-4715 or send an email to:
outback.nursery@gmail.com 
 
Contactless for your convenience - pay by Etransfer
 
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Welcome to Outback Nursery & Garden Centre
6016 Headquarters Road, Courtenay BC V9J 1M7
 
  Outback Nursery is one of the largest garden centres on Vancouver Island  Our nursery is situated on a  6 acre property and offers 5 overflowing greenhouses (30x170ft); almost 23,000 square feet.

Outback Nursery began in 1998-1999 when our parents retired to the island from Aldergrove. They asked if we'd be interested in joining them and then purchased this  heavily treed property. We began clearing some trees and settled into country life trying our hand at raising some turkeys and pigs as well as growing some hedging and conifers. We joined the Farmer's Market, then as our inventory expanded we began running a spec truck down island stopping here and there to show our quality product to potential customers.

Little by little the property was cleared and one by one the greenhouses and irrigation zones increased to what you see today. In the beginning we were limited to wholesale and landscape clientele, then somewhere along the way interest in our nursery grew and we opened to the public.

 

Please follow this link to read more about us.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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