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Local Plant Source, Inc.

Local Plant Source is the marketplace that catalyzes proactive relationships between farmers and buyers, giving each side information when it matters most.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location Austin, TX, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded June 2011
  • Employees 6
  • Website

Company Summary

Local Plant Source's web and mobile solutions engage the landscape industry on a single platform to reduce waste and enable growth. Growers and distributors list plants and collect purchase orders online, eliminating faxes and reducing lengthy phone calls. Project workflows give Designers and Contractors the insights they need to design confidently and bid competitively while increasing Growers' demand prediction and order lead time over 4-fold.


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    Andy Fletcher
    CTO/COO & Founder

    After 10 years in high-tech at Intel and AMD, Andy entered into entrepreneurship with Local Plant Source. A driven problem solver dedicated to understanding the challenges facing our clients and developing creative solutions, he aims to bring cloud based efficiency to the Green Industry. With degrees from the University of Michigan and experience running the Michigan Austin Alumni Club, he puts his skills to the test in the Austin startup scene.

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    Zac Tolbert
    CEO & Founder

    Zac's 5+ years of experience as a landscape architect is the driving force behind Local Plant Source. His detailed understanding of the Green Industry creates an unparalleled desire to eliminate pain points and drive the sector into the modern information age. A graduate of West Virginia University, Zac has a vast network of connections among designers, contractors, and vendors. Local Plant Source is Zac's third entrepreneurial endeavor.


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    Evan Kastner
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    Steve Sefcik

Previous Investors

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    Capital Factory Fund 4