Best Garden And Plant Nurseries in Chicago

Why These Garden And Plant Nurseries?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Chicago Garden And Plant Nurseries on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Fasel & Sons Garden Center

Fasel & Sons Garden Center has been meeting the needs of passionate gardeners for nearly 55 years. The Chicago-area garden center maintains an expansive selection of flowering annuals, herbs, and vegetables. A range of departments comprises the center including gardening supplies, décor, birding, flowers, and much more. Knowledgeable staff can provide inspiration and offer fun, whimsical ideas to breathe new life into tired landscapes. Fasel & Sons provides professional landscape design services to create the perfect look for outdoor spaces.

Oak Lawn, IL 60453



Fertile caters to the needs of urban gardeners, homeowners, and landscape contractors in the Chicago area. The expansive 25,000 square foot urban garden center offers the highest quality selection of cut flowers, annuals, perennials, shrubs, trees, and garden elements. Knowledgeable staff can provide exceptional advice to help customers create personalized botanical at-home oasis.

Chicago, IL 60614


Hinsdale Nurseries

Hinsdale Nurseries has been providing homeowners and landscaping professionals with the highest quality products and service for over 150 years. The Chicago-area business maintains an expansive nursery of 550 acres containing quality shade and ornamental trees, shrubs, and evergreens. Chicagoland Grows varieties, spaced specimens, and broadleaf evergreens are a nursery specialty. Garden enthusiasts and professionals rely on Hinsdale Nurseries to provide an array of trees, shrubs, evergreens, annuals, perennials, roses, and groundcover. Knowledgeable staff stands ready to assist in choosing everything from a single plant to the expert design and maintenance of an at-home garden retreat. The full-service landscaping design and maintenance team will keep properties healthy, clean, safe, and attractive.

Willowbrook, IL 60527



Pesches has been providing Chicago-area customers with a destination home and garden store for over 93 years. The family owned garden center offers an exhaustive variety of quality plants, home furnishings, décor, collectibles, holiday items, and much more. Knowledgeable staff can help select plants as well as solve horticultural problems. Pesches commits to delivering attentive service, expert advice, and top quality plants and garden products. The business offers three distinct departments that can meet any gardening, landscaping, and outdoor retreat goal. The flower shop has the freshest cut flowers, plants, and gift baskets for every occasion. Pesches garden center houses an overwhelming selection of flowering plants, shrubs, ornamental grass, seeds, bulbs, tools, and more. The nursery has hundreds of different varieties of evergreens, trees, and everything necessary to create a beautiful yard.

Des Plaines, IL 60016



Wannemaker’s has been the go-to spot for all things lawn and garden for more than 50 years. The family owned Chicago-area business has everything necessary to grow a garden, plant a tree, outfit a patio with furniture, and decorate for the holidays. Customers can count on Wannemaker’s to have the most vibrant and fresh assortment of plants. Exceptional service is a top priority. Friendly staff helps garden enthusiasts with everything from annuals and perennials to fertilizers and flower care. The expansive business provides a variety of quality patio furnishings like benches, umbrellas, tables, chairs, fire pits, and more. Accents for the home and surrounding garden are available including terra cotta pots, planters, flags, and candles.

Downers Grove, IL 60515