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 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
For the markets, Casselmonte uses sustainable methods to grow predominantly 9 products:
- Crenshaw melons
- Figs and ginger
- Heirloom tomatoes
- 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
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.