About Us

 Mellow Marsh Farm is owned and operated by:

  • Sharon Day – Founder; B.S., Biology; Certified Plant Professional
  • Joan McLean – B.S., Botany; M.E.M., Wetland Resources
  • Farrell Moose – Nursery Manager/ Propagation Specialist; Certified Plant Professional

Mellow Marsh Farm first opened in 1996 in Pittsboro, NC. In 2003 we doubled in size and moved to our current location on 40 acres in Silk Hope, near Siler City, NC.

Mellow Marsh Farm specializes in the propagation of plant species native to the Southeast. Our plants are grown from seed collected in the Carolinas and Virginia. We focus on providing plant material and native seed mixes that meet specifications for:

Mellow Marsh Farm’s plant material includes:

  • Plugs and containerized material
  • Bare root trees and shrubs
  • Live stakes
  • Native seed mixes

Mellow Marsh Farm also offers the following related services:

  • On-site installation of our plant material
  • Consultation on plant species selection and planting design
  • Native seed mix selection and application recommendations