Caldwell Nursery in Rosenberg, Texas is a short 25 minute drive from Houston out the S.W. Freeway. Our nursery covers 6 acres and includes extensive, well maintained display gardens in addition to our retail areas and greenhouses. Our specialty is rare and unusual plants suitable for the greater Houston / Rosenberg area, including bamboo, tropical and cold hardy fruit trees, bedding plants, vegetables, seeds, gift and collector plants, succulents and cacti, gingers, roses, bromeliads, and herbs.

Caldwell Nursery carries a great selection of tropicals, trees, cacti, succulents, bamboo for Texas, bulbs, palms, ferns, herbs, native plants, orchids, roses, vegetables, variegated plants, books, calendars, chimes, seeds, garden art, garden supplies, garden tools, and wire baskets.

Due to seasonal variation, not all plants are available all the time.

The Source for Bamboo in Texas

Texas Bamboo Source

  • Giant Timber Bamboo
  • Clumping Hedge Bamboo
  • Variegated Bamboo
  • Hard to find and rare Tropical Bamboo

Size range - 5 to 200 gallons.
Prices $25 up.
We carry most bamboo
suitable for Houston area landscapes

Complete Bamboo List is Here

Caldwell Nursery offers one of the largest selections of non-invasive clumping bamboo available. We maintain a large specimen garden of 40 plus species of bamboo for our visitors to see what their potential bamboo selections will look like planted in the ground.

We are committed to offering collectors the widest selection of rare and unusual bamboo available in Texas.

All of our bamboo are non-invasive clumping varieties. We no longer propagate any runners at all except on special request.

"Perfect for Living Screens and Fences"

Now available!

Jamaican Cherry - Muntingia calabura, also called strawberry tree. 2 gal. $15
Special! Roses 3 gal. $15
Malpighia glabra, acerola Barbados Cherry Florida Sweet, 2 gal. $15

Back in stock!

Rainbow eucalyptus 1 gal. $15

Now available!

  • blooming Medinilla magnifica 10inch pots $85
  • Allagoptera seashore palms, rare to find! 7 gal. $275
  • dwarf spiral Ginger, Costus woodsonii red buttons 3 gal. $39.95
  • Grevillea 'Long John'! 5 gal. $65

2019 Fruit trees are now available

  • Perdue, Warren, Orient Pears 7 gal. $35
  • Methley, Santa Rosa Plums 7 gal. $35
  • Celeste Fig 7 gal. $35
  • Fuji, Gala, Granny Smith, Einsheimer, Anna, Dorsett Apples 7 gal. $35
  • Coffee Cake, Fuyu Persimmon 7 gal. $55
  • Morus alba fruiting Mulberry 7 gal. $45
Climax and Tifblue Blueberries 2 gal. $15

Trees now available: Mimosa 7 gal. $45

Native trees now available

  • Fringe tree 2 gal. $15
  • Castanea pumila, Chinquapin nut tree, (Dwarf Chestnut) 2 gal. $15
  • Dogwood Cornus florida 2 gal. $15
  • River Birch 2 gal. $15
  • Red Bay, butterfly host plant. 1 gal. $15

Now available!

Onion sets!
  • 10/15 super sweet
  • Texas Legend super sweet
  • Texas Early white
  • Southern Belle sweet red
Amaryllis bulbs and anemones!
Strawberry plants 4½ inch plants $3
Chandler, Festival, Cardinal


Back in stock!
Red Orchid tree, 2 gal. $15
Jade vine Strongylodon, 1 gal. $25

Papershell pecans for sale! 15$ for a gallon bag full

Collector Plants

Stictocardia beraviensis - Hawaiian Sunset Vine
Hawaiian Sunset Vine

Visit our Collector Pages


Aechmea 'Del Mar' Bromeliad

Bromeliad Aechmea 'Blue Tango'
6 inch pot - $35

We carry many varieties of bromeliads, both hardy and very collectable tropical specimen plants.

Look Inside

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philodendron glaucophyllum

Rare Philodendrons


Curcuma X Raspberry Hidden GinHger

Assorted unique ginger varieties available. Gingers are dormant until weather warms up.

Visit our Ginger Page

Air plants

Tillandsia xerographica

Tillandsia xerographica, extra large $45. Face pots sold separately.
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Passion Vines

Passiflora citrina flower

  • Passiflora alata 'Ruby Glow'
  • P. quadrangularis
  • P. alata-x-cearulea
  • P. foetida "Tagua"
  • P. incarnata
  • P. 'Incense'
  • P. 'Lady Margaret'
  • P. 'Bat Wing'
  • P. edulis

See Passion Flower Vine Page

Butterfly & Bird Plants

Orange Barred Sulphur Butterfly

Butterfly & Bird Plants

Check out our Butterfly Page

Lemon Eucalyptus


Cactus Fountains

Caldwell Specialty - Cactus Fountains

CayDee creates lovely dish gardens. One of her most popular is her 'Cactus Fountain' series.
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