and Zax Rox gift shop

4183 State Route 276, Batavia OH 45103

(513) 724-9032 ✦ info@bcnurseryohio.com


and Zax Rox Gift Shop

4183 State Route 276
(513) 724-9032


  • Trees & Shrubs for Landscaping, Collectors, Naturalizing, Bonsai Enthusiasts, Containers, Rock, and Railroad Gardens
  • Dwarf & Miniature Plants For Low Maintenance Landscapes
Retail & Wholesale Plant List Available

Plant Varieties Available Include:

  • Container and field grown specimens
  • Special contract growing available
  • Pre-styled, pre-selected bonsai specimens

Our Product Lines

  • Rocks, Minerals, Crystals, Fossils from ‘Round the World!
  • Rocks for fairy and indoor garden projects, home décor, outdoor rock gardens, etc.
  • Grab Bags & Fun Stuff for Kids
  • Outdoor & Indoor Décor and Gifts
  • Lapidary rock slabs and pieces; small rocks and fossils for jewelry making and art projects.

We purchase or trade for collections (large or small!) of rocks, minerals, fossils, and artifacts. Feel free to contact us with any questions you may have.

  • Finished, Pre-styled, and Suitable Hardy Plants
  • Tools, Pots, Wire, Soil Needs, Accessories
  • Training pots, natural rock planters and slabs
  • Classes, Demonstrations, Lectures

Services Available Include:

  • Landscape Design Services for the Do-It-Yourselfer
  • On-site Consultations by special order
  • Horticultural Programs, Demonstrations, Classes
  • If you want it to grow outside, we can help you!

Forty years experience in landscape design

See plants and get ideas while strolling through our arboretum and display gardens

Special landscape designs, such as this complete re-do for the world famous “Mushroom House” in Cincinnati, OH

Local residential landscaping remake design incorporated stone dry creek, “hills”, and its own walking path

Who's Minding the Store?

Chris Daeger

Landscape designer, etc since 1979 • founded B.C. Nursery 1980 • Managing Director of Stanley M. Rowe Arboretum for 34 years • Horticulturist at Arlington Memorial Gardens 1979 - 1983 • Previous experience in various art, design, and photography industries • Hobbyist rock, fossil and artifact collector since 1959

The Rest of the Crew

Belle for website

Belle, fearsome guard cat

Our little family owned and operated business is headed up by none other than Belle, our home’s guard feline. The rest of the family to serve you is Becky (the “B” in BC), Zak (of Zax Rox), Ryan (our staff giant), and Jordan (our nursery picture eye candy), all of whom can be seen at various times. We welcome you to come and meet all of us sometime.

Plant and Landscape Resources

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American Conifer Society
International lovers (Coneheads!) of all things coniferous and their companion plants.

Bonsai Society of Greater Cincinnati
One of the best clubs for learning how to style and care for these works of art.

Boone County Arboretum
N. KY destination for viewing great gardens with a bonus of a sports park.

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens
Half its name says it all; comprehensive collection of flowers to trees with lots of cool animals thrown in

Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum
Landmark institution full of great architecture and a wonderful horticultural collection.

Stanley M. Rowe Arboretum
Ten acres displaying over 1000 different trees and shrubs with an emphasis on conifers.


4183 State Route 276
Batavia OH 45103

FOR OPEN HOURS: Since we are a small family business, our hours vary on a weekly basis. Please check our event calendar and click on the bar for daily menu options.

Please call or email for personal designing services appointments.

Sun: Closed for church & family time

God Bless You All & Have A Great Day

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