Nurseries & Produce

Chadwick & Son Orchids

Chadwick and 1 Son Orchids located at 1240 Dorset Road specializes in the growing and storing of orchids. They have 9 greenhouses on their property in Powhatan, as well as, a retail shop in Richmond. Their orchids have been featured on the covers of orchid magazines worldwide. Call 804-598-7560 for more information.

Roots and Blooms

Roots and Blooms is located at 4110 Cosby Road. They specialize in various iris and peony flowers. Call 804-330-2916 for more information.

Casselmonte Farm

Casselmonte Farm is bringing taste back to the table. Situated on the Appomattox River, Casselmonte has been in existence since 1812. Today, the farm has 3 components:
  • Forestry management
  • Market vegetable garden
  • Wildlife habitat

Garden Products

For the markets, Casselmonte uses sustainable methods to grow predominantly 9 products:
  • Asparagus
  • Blackberries
  • Blueberries
  • Crenshaw melons
  • Figs and ginger
  • Heirloom tomatoes
  • Raspberries
  • Shiitake mushrooms

These products, along with a variety of other produce such as okra and Italian eggplant, are sold at local farmers markets, to area restaurants and through online co-ops.

Habitat and Forestry

The wildlife habitat and forestry management efforts revolve around creating a habitat that supports the Bobwhite Quail. You can learn more by visiting our website or finding us on Facebook.

Manakintowne Specialty Growers

Manakintowne Specialty Growers is a 21-acre family farm, located in central Powhatan County. Since 1985, they have been growers and suppliers of:
  • Edible flowers
  • Fresh cut herbs
  • Micro greens
  • Salad greens
  • Specialty vegetables for the best chefs in central Virginia

Sustainable Agriculture

They grow in the field and in greenhouses year-round, using the methods of sustainable agriculture. Their specialty produce and farm kitchen products can also be found at a limited number of local markets and co-ops.

Location and Tours

They are located at 2570 Federal Hill Farms Road. Not open to the public, but will offer group tours for a fee by prior arrangement. Call 804-379-8253 for more information.