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669 North Sandusky Street, Mount Vernon, OH 43050 • 740-392-9297 

Why Choose Forster's

Two Great Stores Under One Roof

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With two stores under one roof, we offer a vast selection of bird feeding and gardening items and knowledge to help you succeed in your own home and backyard.

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With thirty-five years of experience in growing we can help you solve any of your gardening problems.

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If you've got a problem, we will help you solve it - whether it's a plant or a product.


Our experience in growing, merchandising and retailing is paramount to our success. This results in a quality shopping experience with Ohio-grown plants and fresh, quality in-house bird seed blends backed by a lifetime of knowledge to help your garden and backyard flourish.

Forster's Garden and Wild Bird Center Selections

Annual Flowering Plants

Hanging Baskets & Planters
Bedding Tubs or Flats
4" Potted Rainbow of Colors

Vegetables & Herb Plants

100's of Bedding Plants
Tubs of 3-4 Plants or Flats
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Valentine & Easter Flowers
Fall Mums & Halloween
Christmas & Holiday Decor
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Year-Round Selection
3", 4", 6" Potted Plants
All Sunlight Requirements

Hardy Perennials

Ohio Grown
Over 450 Varieties
Sun - Part Sun - Shade
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Landscape Trees & Shrubs

Ornamental Trees & Shrubs
Flowering & Evergreen
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Fruit Trees & Bushes

Semi-Dwarf Fruit Trees
Small Fruit Bushes
Nut Trees
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Seeds & Bulbs

Flowers & Vegetables
Thousands of Seeds
Onions & Seed Potatoes
Bulk Grass Seed
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Mulches & Soils

Hardwood, Pine, Cypress
Container Mixes & Soils
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Garden Supplies

Insect & Disease Control
Fertilizers & Weed Control
Planters & Clay Pots
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Bird Feeding

Less Waste = More Value
8 Custom Mixes, 25 Seed Types
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Bird Accessories

Hundreds of Bird Feeders
For All Types of Birds
Hooks, Wind Chimes, Puzzles
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What Our Clients Say

We let real customers do the speaking!
We are so grateful to our customers for a 4.9 Star Google rating and 100+ reviews.

Best place to buy plants, seeds, bird feeders and a huge selection of bird feed! Shop local!
Amanda Berger
Satisfied Customer
Forster is my go-to place for herbs, berry bushes, and fruit trees. The quality is always excellent, and they have a great guarantee for trees. They always have something new and interesting, and the survival rate of the plants I buy from is excellent - of the plants I bought, only one tree ever died, and it was covered by their guarantee.
Jennifer Haas
Valued Customer
Best potting soil recommendation I've ever had and supplies priced right. Great shop full of people who know their stuff. Happy to have such a good place so close to home.
JB Jones
Future Regular
Went here today for the first time. I will go back. Quality items at good prices. The small, courteous staff was SUPER friendly and very helpful. Good customer service is so often a thing of the past. It was evident they take pride in their work and their products.
Allison Smith
Super Shopper

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