Plants Connect Us

We garden in the deep south, but we all have a shared dependence on plants that please us, feed us, and connect us to each other, to history and to the future. Enjoy our farm and gardens; join our email list to stay in touch.


We specialize in big, ready to flower, organically grown crinum lilies. We grow other big bulbs as well as a selection of rare plants that thrive in the soils and climate of the deep south.

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Writing, lectures, & educational outreach

Visit the farm for a class or set up a tour for your group. Join our email newsletter for dates. Or invite Jenks to share lessons and plants at your group event.

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Garden Design

Our approach to garden design encompasses landscaping, landscape architecture and master planning as interrelated parts.

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Crinum Lilly Field

Homegrown, tried-and-true, healthy crinums

We see ourselves as crinum missionaries, offering crinums for the masses! We make crinum shopping easy, reliable, and consistent.

The Latest From the Gardening Blog

Protozoa, nematodes, micro-arthropods, worms, and oh, by the way, I’m Kevin, the new guy on the farm…..

By Jenks Farmer | August 1, 2022 |

  Do you remember the first time you grew a plant from seed? Maybe it was a veggie, a flower, even a tree! Maybe its shape, size, color, texture, or smell might ring a bell. Or the memory of seeing the whites of your Mother’s eyes when you pulled what you thought was a weed…

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