Pope's Plant Farm Inc.

Family-owned and operated plant farm for over 40 years.  
Popes Plant Farm is a family owned and operated greenhouse facility. In business since 1972, we produce a large variety of plants including spring annuals, fall mums, pansies, poinsettias, with our newest addition being a full line of succulents. Shipping to wholesale customers only. We frequently ship to garden centers, hardware stores, flower shops, florists, distribution centers, and grocery stores.

Address:     6814 Hwy 411 South Greenback, TN 37742
Email:    smelton@popesplantfarm.com     Contact:   Sara Melton
Phone:    865-856-8099   FAX:  865-856-8094


Pope's is a family-owned and operated farm with 2 growing locations in eastern Tennessee near Knoxville.  We grow over 100 varieties of succulents.  Order assortments or by the variety in solid or mixed trays.  Variety tags included.  See our catalog and order forms at www.popesplantfarm.com/spring-2021-catalog.

We have a huge selection of combo containers from 2.5" pots to 18" window boxes.  Including terra cotta, cement, and ceramic planters,  Rustic and Talavera pots from Mexico, and value plastic containers.  

Ship on wooden display racks or palletized boxes.  Order a preset assortment or create your own custom rack.  Racks include POP at no extra charge.  Boxed shipping offers added ordering flexibility.

Low minimum order, weekly availabilities.  $600 minimum order.  Advance orders available or use our weekly availability.  Order by 5 pm Eastern on Thursday, ship the following Monday.

Firm freight rates, no surprises.  Freight rates are published in our catalog so you know ahead of time what your landed cost will be.  We ship the entire continental Unites States except for AZ and CA. 

Contact us at succulents@popesplantfarm.com or by phone at (865) 856-8099.  Or email Sara Melton at smelton@popesplantfarm.com.

Seasons @ Pope’s Plant Farm

At Pope’s Plant Farm the different seasons bring many different colors, textures, shapes, and sizes.  During Spring we have just about any flowering annual that you could think of along with perennials, herbs, and vegetables.  Fall brings mums, pansies, bales of straw, corn stalks, pumpkins, and much more.  For the Holiday seasons we will be full of poinsettias and also have Christmas trees and wreaths available at our retail locations. 

  • Spring at Pope’s

    There is nothing like Pope’s in the Springtime. Beautiful colors, fresh scents, and perfect weather make any one of our four locations a joy to shop at.

    We grow a huge selections of annuals in many different sizes and offer a great selection of perennials. Our planters are overflowing with Petunias, Sunpatiens, Vinca, New Guinea Impatiens, Proven Winner Supertunias, Proven Winner Callibrachoas, Lantana, Purslane, Wave Petunias, Geraniums, and many more. These are available in various sizes depending on variety. We offer hanging baskets, 4-packs, 4″ , 5″ Premium, and 10″ pots. We also have 12″ Mixed Pots and many other varieties, shapes, and sizes available. Our retail markets also have a huge selections of trees and shrubs.

  • Fall at Pope’s

    During the fall we’re all about mums and pansies. We grow mums in just about every size you can imagine from six to fourteen inches! Pansies are grown in 4-packs with more than twenty-five different colors available.

    At our retail locations we will also have all of the fall decoration items available: Pumpkins of all sizes, colorful and unique gourds, bales of straw (both regular size and mini), and cornstalks that we grow at our farm in Greenback, TN. Take home some plants to spruce up your seasonal decor, or pick up some shrubs and trees for a look that will last year-round!

  • The Holidays at Pope’s

    By mid-November, our locations are bright and vibrant as our Poinsettias become available. We grow several different sizes including 4″, 6.5″, 8″, 10″, and offer a 10″ Poinsettia Tree, and a 12″ Pot Poinsettia with Maidenhair Fern. Our Poinsettias come in a variety of colors such as red, pink, white, marble, and more! You can find our Poinsettias at our retail locations as well as Kroger stores in Knoxville and Nashville. We also do Poinsettia Fundraisers with schools and churches. Please contact us interested.

Pope's Basic Succulents

We grow over 100 varieties of succulents in 2" and 3.5" pots. They can be ordered assorted or by variety. Select varieties also grown in 6" pots. Variety tags come standard.

At the core of our program is a huge selection of succulent varieties.  You can order 2", 3.5", and 6" succulents assorted or by variety from our weekly availabilities.  2" can be ordered in solid trays or mixed trays with up to 4 varieties.  Pre-season orders are assorted plants only.  If you order multiple assorted trays, your selections will be handpicked to minimize duplication of varieties.  

Pope's Terra Cotta Planters

Clay Combos in 4, 6, and 8-inch pots.

Succulents and Terra Cotta are a natural combination.  We have 4”, 6”, and 8” Clay Combos at value prices.  Terra Cotta Hearts in 4” and 6” are great for Mother’s Day, and sell well all year long.  See all the choices in our catalog at www.popesplantfarm.com/spring-2021-catalog.

Pope's Succulent Hanging Baskets

Basic succulents in 6-inch plastic hanging baskets. Succulent combinations in 8-inch Coco and Woodland Baskets plus a variety of hanging ceramic planters.

Choose from basic succulents in 6-inch hanging baskets like Aptenia, Burro’s Tail, String of Pearls, Fish Hoods, and more.  8-inch Succulent combinations in Coco and Woodland baskets expand your spring hanging basket selection and are an easy to grow alternative to blooming baskets for small spaces, apartment balconies, and busy people.  We also have ceramic and cement hanging planters and wall planters.  See all the choices in our catalog at www.popesplantfarm.com/spring-2021-catalog.

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