About Windmill Nursery

Windmill Nursery of Louisiana, LLC is located at 12398 Hwy 25, Franklinton, Louisiana, just north of Covington, Louisiana, in the southeastern  corner of the state.  Windmill Nursery is a wholesale nursery serving the Southeast United States, Texas, Oklahoma and Missouri areas. Windmill Nursery is wholesale only with two retail locations called Bantings Nursery.

Windmill Nursery of Louisiana, LLC occupies 490 total acres, 178 which are under irrigation with over 180 greenhouses and shade houses.  We specialize in container grown shrubs, perennials, trees and groundcovers. 100% of the plants grown at Windmill Nursery are BEE-FRIENDLY and neonicotinoid insecticide free.

In addition to  core landscape plants, we are proud to be licensed growers of many branded selections including The Southern Living Plant Collection, Encore Azaleas, Knockout Roses, Drift Roses, Endless Summer Hydrangea, Proven Winners, First Editions, and Gardener’s Confidence.

The Windmill Nursery Team

Windmill Nursery of Louisiana, LLC is owned and managed by a team which is led by Todd Ellefson.  The grower and sales management teams have over 200 years of combined nursery experience.

Windmill Nursery of Louisiana, LLC supports and is active in State and Regional Nursery Associations in order to continually improve and promote our industry.

“It is our objective to become our customer’s primary plant supplier with top quality, superior service and outstanding value. Our philosophy with our customers, suppliers, and employees is based on The Golden Rule. We welcome all of our customers and industry related businesses to visit us in Franklinton, Louisiana.”

President Todd Ellefson

Our Location

Serving The Southeast
12398 Hwy 25, Franklinton, Louisiana

Mission Statement

Windmill Nursery of Louisiana, LLC is committed to continuous development and elevation in our relationships with our Garden Centers, Landscape Distribution Centers, and Landscape Contractors. We will provide our customers with a superior value, an assortment of sizes, and a high quality plant material. Our affiliations will be professional, and we will provide excellent customer service.