Spring Ready?


Warmer weather is just around the corner! Are you ready? Spring brings lots for us to celebrate, including all the outdoor color we’ve been missing through the winter months. If you want to get your garden or your window boxes started, check out these great local places in Chicagoland.


Jayson Home and Garden– Whether you are looking for new interior furniture and decor, or outdoor greenery, Jayson has been a staple on the Near North for years. High end choices and customer care are their claim to fame.

Gethsemane Garden Center– The superstar of garden centers, Gethsemane is located in the Andersonville neighborhood. Larger than you think, the center may offer you varietals you never knew existed and help bolster your knowledge of the art of gardening.

Farmer’s Market- Chicago’s Garden Center– Truly the neighborhood garden shop, Farmer’s Market has everything you need and a few things you didn’t know you needed. It is truly a paradise for the connoisseur of compost! Get down and dirty with other serious Northside gardeners!

North Shore

Chalet Nursery and Garden Shop– Celebrating their 100 year anniversary, this Wilmette garden shop is where your grandparents bought their plantings. Easy to get to and full of wonderful ideas to make your home shine this season.

Pasquesi Home and Gardens– From their expanded location in Lake Bluff, Pasquesi’s helps to make many of the most beautiful North Shore homes bloom with spring and summertime color!

Where ever you choose to find your favorite springtime and summer blossoms, fresh plantings make for a more beautiful home and garden for us all to enjoy. Beautify with flowers and take the pride and pleasure in all your outdoor spaces have to offer you this upcoming season!