47 Backyard Shops to Store Now, In response to Designers and Landscaping Professionals

47 Garden Stores to Shop Now, According to Designers and Landscaping Pros

Designers are sometimes known as on to select the proper vegetation as an inside’s of completion, so it’s no shock that they might know the perfect backyard shops from coast to coast—and even overseas—for sourcing mentioned greenery. In anticipation of spring, AD PRO has collected suggestions from panorama design professionals and verdantly minded inside designers. The end result? An inventory match for newbie plant individuals and inexperienced thumbs alike. 

The place to purchase vegetation


Jamali Backyard, New York Metropolis

“Relating to something plant- or flower-related, our go-to is at all times Jamali Backyard in New York’s Flower District. They’ve countless choices of vessels—planters, vases, baskets, urns—to suit each vibe, however most essential, for us, the perfect succulents and dried, preserved, and fake flowers that assist deliver life to an area with out required upkeep.” —Malorie Kaye-Goldberg, Noa Blake Design

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Mecox Gardens, Water Mill, New York

“When Mac Hoak opened Mecox Gardens in 1993, a brand new vacation spot was fashioned. Providing gadgets starting from gardening, landscaping, and outside furnishings to handsomely curated inside furnishings, ornament, and life-style gadgets, the store has managed to maintain up with the occasions and keep contemporary and provoking for many years.” —Alan Tanksley, Alan Tanksley Inc.

Clarke’s Backyard & Dwelling, Greenport, New York

“My favourite of backyard shops is a little bit place known as Clarke’s Backyard & Dwelling within the city the place I spend weekends. It’s such a particular spot. Peter Clarke and his husband, Anthony, are the kindest individuals, who’re at all times prepared to assist and supply backyard ideas. I purchase the whole lot from vegetation to fill my porch containers to hostess presents and candles. Clarke’s has true small city attraction, and I’m so glad to have them as associates and neighbors.” —Bella Zakarian Mancini, Bella Mancini Design

East Hampton Gardens, East Hampton, New York

East Hampton Gardens is by far the loveliest backyard and life-style store within the Hamptons. Their gorgeous grounds delight and encourage, and proprietor Michael Giannelli has a terrific eye for curating all of your gardening, dwelling decor, and gifting wants. It is a favourite cease for all backyard fans in addition to lovers of nice design, and it’s my go-to place for fabulous equipment to place the ending touches on my Hamptons initiatives. They provide all companies, from panorama design and set up to flower preparations, and through the holidays they’ve essentially the most lovely Christmas timber and decorations.” —Gregory Shano, Gregory Shano Interiors

Marders, Bridgehampton, New York

“Our go-to spot for the very best high quality and most uncommon plant supplies is Marders in Bridgehampton. They carry the whole lot from a specimen Beech tree to a David Austin Rose, and virtually the whole lot in between. They’ve a wonderful collection of tree varieties, and we will rely on them for roses, hydrangeas, perennial and annual flowers, and so on. Our shoppers have additionally discovered backyard sheds, planters, trelliage, backyard furnishings, arbors, and backyard ornaments.” —Edmund Hollander, Hollander Design Panorama Architects 

Adams Fairacre Farms, Lake Katrine, New York

“It took months of meals purchasing at Adams Fairacre Farms within the Hudson Valley earlier than I spotted that there was an hooked up nursery. Not solely is it larger than the market, nevertheless it additionally has a collection of greens, vegetation, shrubs, and timber that rivals any backyard retailer. I additionally love the truth that it’s a native household enterprise, begun within the early 1900s and nonetheless run by the Adams household.” —Maryline Damour, Damour Drake 

Sam Bridge Nursery & Greenhouse, Greenwich, Connecticut

“Sam Bridge Nursery & Greenhouses is unprecedented in each its choice and repair. Open since 1930, the nursery remains to be owned and operated as we speak by the horticultural consultants within the Bridge household. Their skilled crew is ready to present quick and environment friendly service. Whether or not your consumer wants help with their seasonal floral preparations, or your agency must buy a big amount of the highest-quality plant materials for a panorama set up or to stage an occasion, Sam Bridge is the proper selection for constantly skilled outcomes.” —Janice Parker, Janice Parker Panorama Architects

White Flower Farm, Morris, Connecticut

White Flower Farm is a fascinating nursery go to with lush show gardens masking 10 glowing inexperienced acres within the foothills of the Berkshires. Once I can’t make the journey as much as northwest Connecticut, I pore over their catalogs, making my spring and fall planting plans and am at all times blissful to desert my weekend plans to gardening when the field of seedlings arrives within the mail. It’s a family-owned enterprise in operation since 1950, and the employees are at all times useful past measure.” —Margie Lavender, Kligerman Structure & Design

American Plant, Bethesda, Maryland

“American Plant, certainly one of my go-to gardening retailers within the D.C. space, gives a wide range of high quality indoor and outside vegetation, in addition to distinctive boutique finds for the house and backyard, and even panorama design companies. It’s been family-owned and operated for nearly a century, and their experience and repair is unparalleled, making each go to a straightforward and pleasing expertise.” —Marika Meyer, Marika Meyer Interiors

West Coast

Sundown Nursery, Los Angeles

“An area favourite for these residing east is Sundown Nursery, a uncommon gem in Silver Lake. Sundown Nursery is a small household owned and run common nursery, providing the whole lot from flowering perennials to sculptural succulents to fruit timber, together with a broad collection of herbs, edibles, and low water-need vegetation. A educated employees lends assist to keen rookies and seasoned execs.” —Judy Kameon, Elysian Landscapes

Fig Earth Provide, Los Angeles

“Fig Earth Provide is a mecca for the edible gardener fanatic. This small however mighty absolutely natural nursery gives the whole lot the house farmer may dream of, together with a variety of herbs, fruits, greens, and medicinal vegetation, specializing in uncommon and heirloom varietals. If you wish to improve your information or develop your chops, they provide courses and workshops onsite.” —Judy Kameon, Elysian Landscapes

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Internal Gardens, Culver Metropolis, California

“Internal Gardens has the perfect collection of attention-grabbing and certainly one of a sort backyard items: stone vessels, pottery, uncommon ephemera.” —Michael McGowan, KAA Design Group

Rolling Greens, Culver Metropolis, California

“Rolling Greens has a terrific inside plant choice and is the perfect for locating distinctive preparations for that particular present or backyard focus.” —Michael McGowan, KAA Design Group

Marina del Rey Backyard Heart, Marina del Rey, California

“Marina del Rey Backyard Heart at all times has the most recent and biggest choice. I typically stroll the nursery at lunch to see what’s at present in bloom and the way totally different vegetation look all year long.” —Michael McGowan, KAA Design Group

Terra Sol Backyard Heart, Santa Barbara, California

“Terra Sol Backyard Heart has extraordinarily educated plant individuals. They’ve very distinctive vegetation and likewise a terrific collection of water-smart vegetation. In addition they at all times have a terrific collection of pots and fountains, in addition to ornamental backyard objects and presents.” —Margie Grace, Grace Design Associates

Eye of the Day Backyard Design Heart, Carpinteria, California

“Eye of the Day Backyard Design Heart has an beautiful collection of pots, fountains, and ornamental objects. In addition they have a really educated and inventive employees supported by the house owners, who’re fabulous—this finally ends up being useful to me but additionally to my shoppers. In addition they have tons and many in-stock gadgets, which is refreshing and uncommon in as we speak’s order-online world.” —Margie Grace, Grace Design Associates

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Porch, Summerland, California

“Porch is the place shelter and nature converge. It has a singular mix of nature-inspired, fashionable furnishings for each the backyard and residential, together with easy, elegant, and exquisite presents. There’s at all times a well-edited suave mix of rugged and refined type.” —Margie Grace, Grace Design Associates

Emily Joubert Dwelling & Backyard, Woodside, California

“I really like Emily Joubert Dwelling & Backyard, within the coronary heart of Silicon Valley, which is owned by Judy Cottingham. We turned associates after I was engaged on a property for an government at Apple. I went in to seize a few flowers for the set up, and he or she went out of her solution to be useful. Judy’s information of vegetation and outside furnishings is subsequent to none; she can be hilarious and enjoyable and travels extensively, which I really like.” —Kathryn Eire, Kathryn M. Eire

Flowerland, Albany, California

“I like to cease by Flowerland as a result of they’ve a curated collection of outside vegetation, from five-gallon uncommon or uncommon vegetation together with Proteas and Leucadendrons to veggies, citrus, and succulents. In addition they have an indoor store with nice indoor vegetation, planters, and exquisite presents and residential decor. Plus there’s a cute espresso truck on web site so you possibly can seize espresso and a snack when you store.” —Leslie Bennett, Pine Home Edible Gardens

East Bay Nursery, Berkeley, California

“East Bay Nursery is one other go-to for the whole lot outside associated, together with nice backyard instruments. We store there loads for his or her massive collection of annuals, perennials, and veggies, however in addition they have bigger gadgets like fruit timber and shrubby evergreen materials. Through the vacation season, they’ve an in depth festive show of their indoor store with the perfect collection of ornaments.” —Leslie Bennett, Pine Home Edible Gardens 

Crimson Horticultural Rarities, Oakland, California

“Typically we do inside plant installations, and once we want a very distinctive plant or planter I at all times go to Crimson Horticultural Rarities. They’ve the perfect collection of artist-made planters and hand-picked tremendous uncommon vegetation. It’s such a ravishing area, and it’s enjoyable to go there for inspiration and to select up one thing particular.” —Leslie Bennett, Pine Home Edible Gardens

Flora Grubb Gardens, San Francisco and Los Angeles

“My favourite a part of the design enterprise is the set up, including in these layering parts—that essential final 10%—that makes a home a house. In San Francisco, the whole lot grows rapidly, and we now have a variety of properties with outside areas or rooms that open proper to the property that we have to outfit. We hardly ever have time to get down and soiled to pick out the particular vegetation after which plant them in containers ourselves. We love Flora Grubb Gardens as our go-to plant middle as they provide one-stop purchasing with the experience to information you to the proper plant for the proper area with all kinds of attractive planters and containers. A visit there is sort of a psychological break for nature lovers. And so they wrap, pack, and ship—that’s my sort of service!” —Kendall Wilkinson, Kendall Wilkinson Design

Artefact Design & Salvage, Sonoma, California

“Artefact Design & Salvage has a mixture of inside and exterior designed and salvaged items. It’s at all times inspiring to stroll round and discover one thing uncommon.” —Nancy Roche, Roche + Roche Panorama Structure

California Flora Nursery, Fulton, California

“The nursery inventory at California Flora Nursery is usually grown in-house and celebrates Northern California’s endemic vegetation and the varied landscapes the place they originate. This contains vegetation that present meals for each useful and pollinating bugs. A plant nerd/lover’s dream!” —Nancy Roche, Roche + Roche Panorama Structure

Concord Farm Provide & Nursery, Sebastopol, California

“Concord Farm Provide & Nursery is a nursery and grower of edible, native, and drought-tolerant vegetation with a terrific naked root fruit tree choice, and CCOF licensed natural vegetable begins. The fruit tree choice contains Golden West Heirlooms, a set initially developed for and/or grown in or round Sonoma County which might be thought-about to be conventional crops within the space.” —Nancy Roche, Roche + Roche Panorama Structure

Cottage Gardens of Petaluma, Petaluma, California

“Cottage Gardens of Petaluma is a retail nursery that fantastically and sustainably grows many of the plant materials they promote, together with ornamentals, succulents, and edibles, plus backyard equipment and fertilizers.” —Nancy Roche, Roche + Roche Panorama Structure

Xera Crops, Portland, Oregon

“Xera Crops is a boutique manufacturing and retail nursery specializing in climate-appropriate vegetation, many fairly esoteric. A go to requires good analysis—picturing the tiny plugs as mature vegetation within the backyard—and Paul Bonnie and Greg Shepherd have packed their web site generously with information.” —Elizabeth Weinstein, Rios

Pomarius Nursery, Portland, Oregon

“Deemed the nursery for attention-grabbing vegetation, Pomarius Nursery is a household run nursery with Peter Lynn on the helm. Their locale is inspiring—in wintertime you’re greeted with bonfires for heat as you browse—and the sculptural plant and object tableaus are visually scrumptious. When in search of a Christmas tree, I ended in and was entranced with a windswept topiary pine. Their in-house bonsai skilled potted it up and now it’s mine!” —Elizabeth Weinstein, Rios

Windcliff, Indianola, Washington

“Dan Hinkley, one of many nice plant consultants on this planet, is a frequent Olson Kundig collaborator. Dan and his accomplice, Robert, personal a small nursery known as Windcliff on the Kitsap Peninsula, the place he shares vegetation from his plant assortment—largely grown from seeds he has personally collected from everywhere in the world. Crops will be preordered via the Windcliff web site for choose up on the nursery or through appointment should you’d like time to peruse the gardens. Dan and Robert additionally created one of many world’s most famous botanical gardens, Heronswood, which is now owned by the Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe and hosts occasional plant gross sales.” —Alan Maskin, Olson Kundig

Swansons Nursery, Seattle

“Swansons Nursery is a good choice and a neighborhood favourite in Seattle—they’ve a big selection of indoor and outside vegetation, together with Pacific Northwest natives and a few of Dan Hinkley’s vegetation provided by Monrovia. There’s additionally a educating classroom with a sturdy programming and training schedule, seasonal occasions all year long, and Grasp Gardeners on-site for consulting—plus a café with an indoor koi pond.” —Kirsten Ring Murray, Olson Kundig

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Ravenna Gardens, Seattle

“Ravenna Gardens is a very lovely retailer that gives a lot extra than simply vegetation. They’ve an unimaginable array of gorgeous vases, soaps, and even tabletop gadgets. The employees is so educated and factors me in the proper course after I’m in search of outside and indoor vegetation which might be arduous to kill. The whole outdoors of the backyard store is surrounded by vegetation so interesting it makes even essentially the most non-green thumb need to plant a backyard worthy of Versailles!” —Julie Massucco Kleiner, Massucco Warner

Bloom by Place, Honolulu

“At Bloom by Place, I can pick the proper pot after which some. From carved coconut pots to  umbrellas from Bali and Fermob outside furnishings, the store gives a variety of backyard treasures. It blurs the boundaries of indoor and outside residing—in any case, we stay and thrive in paradise.” —Marion Philpotts-Miller, Philpotts Interiors


The Plant Gallery, New Orleans

“My favourite backyard store is The Plant Gallery as a result of they’ve a variety of nearly the whole lot! I really like their indoor tree assortment, they usually’re super-knowledgeable about taking good care of vegetation and which of them are finest for various circumstances. They’re just some minutes from most of my shoppers in New Orleans, so it’s straightforward to cease by on my solution to installs.” —Whitney Jones, Whitney J Decor

Frond, Austin

“Frond is an enthralling native plant store within the south Central Austin neighborhood that curates a various collection of uncommon houseplants, planters, and backyard decor. Founder Sara Barnes has a eager eye for design and curation and is blissful to assist customise a consumer’s plant sanctuary. As we designed our new Austin workplace, I had the pleasure of sourcing vegetation with Sara and her crew. Whether or not you’re on the hunt for a present or outfitting your house or an workplace area, Frond is a must-visit vacation spot.” —John Hallock, Rios

Buchanan’s Native Crops, Houston

“One in every of my favourite gardening retailers is Buchanan’s Native Crops, a beautiful plant nursery that caters to native Texas vegetation and natural gardening to create a ravishing indoor-outdoor setting with the highest quality vegetation and environmentally protected merchandise obtainable as we speak. They’ve a big selection of various vegetation and gardening wants, in addition to handcrafted planters and vessels, however the principle motive I discover myself returning to Buchanan’s is the employees. At all times extraordinarily educated and prepared to assist with any questions, they will information you to make the proper choice based mostly in your particular wants and area.” —Nina Magon, Nina Magon Studio

Ivy Nursery, Charlottesville, Virginia

“My favourite backyard store is Ivy Nursery, fingers down! Not solely have they got a complete collection of vegetation displayed within the loveliest of the way, however the home and residential store can be packed filled with fantastic dwelling and backyard decor and presents.” —Victoria Sanchez, Victoria at Dwelling

Gardens of Babylon, Nashville

“Strolling into Gardens of Babylon, you rapidly notice that the employees is stuffed with information. It’s Nashville’s largest family-owned backyard middle and panorama firm, and I really like getting in and in search of one thing that I feel is obscure solely to have them say, ‘Oh, right here it’s.’” —Chad James, Chad James Group 

Midtown Backyard Heart, Miami

“Arms down, my favourite native backyard store is Midtown Backyard Heart. Not solely does it supply an considerable plant choice for metropolis residing, nevertheless it additionally has a super-friendly and educated employees, at all times providing backyard ideas. Its location is extraordinarily strategic—in the town, so I don’t must drive hours to seek out what I’m in search of. However what I really like essentially the most about this place is the idea behind it! This backyard middle is a micro surroundings in itself: It has a flower store, a zen backyard, a taco truck, and a juice bar. Apart from being in touch with nature, you possibly can eat, drink (it’s BYO-friendly), and even dance. They host occasions and permit pets. What else are you able to ask for?” —Marcy Garcia, MG Design Lab

Shoppe, Birmingham, Alabama

“I grew up on a farm with a mom who taught me a lot about gardening, so I really like and recognize every kind of gardens, from the formal and fancy to the straightforward and small. There are various nurseries throughout our space, however certainly one of my favorites is named Shoppe. They’ve an previous bungalow on a hillside and added a small freestanding conservatory that’s so cute that I rented it for our workplace Christmas get together one yr, which was completely gorgeous. They’ve all kinds of vegetation and flowers and lots of of toes of pathways that invite you to browse and sip your espresso. Inside, they’ve every kind of ceramic pots and backyard instruments, and the floorboards creak a bit as you stroll round within the bookstore of native authors on the whole lot from structure to, after all, gardens and European villas. They also have a small espresso store and bistro for gentle lunches with a little bit wine. It’s fairly a menagerie—and a beautiful one at that.” —Jeffrey Dungan, Jeffrey Dungan Architects

Assembly Inexperienced, Charleston, South Carolina

“We love Assembly Inexperienced as a result of it’s a small enterprise with an enormous coronary heart. The duo who personal it supply very personalised consultations—and they’re going to even set up a lemon tree if wanted!” —Mitchell Hill, Mitchell Hill


Jayson Dwelling, Chicago

“Jayson Dwelling in Chicago is an ideal useful resource for the city gardener. Yearound, it’s a well-curated supply for classic and new furnishings and equipment. And when the backyard store opens within the spring, it’s one-stop searching for dwelling and backyard.” —Tom Stringer, Tom Stringer Design Companions

Gethsemane Backyard Heart, Chicago

“Gethsemane Backyard Heart is a little bit little bit of nation within the middle of Chicago’s Edgewater neighborhood. For an city backyard middle, Gethsemane is gigantic, with an enormous number of perennials, annuals, and landscaping inventory, plus a greenhouse for exotics and a stable store with nice candles, tabletop, and equipment. In addition they inventory the perfect Christmas timber in Chicago.” —Tom Stringer, Tom Stringer Design Companions


Piet Jonker, Baambrugge, Netherlands

“In Europe, we’re big followers of Piet Jonker, which, along with vintage constructing supplies, has a tremendous and ever-changing assortment of backyard ornaments, sculptures, and outside furnishings that give a backyard a way of place and historical past.” —Eric Egan, Eric Egan

Tage Andersen, Copenhagen

“My favourite backyard and flower store is Tage Andersen in Copenhagen. Mr. Andersen is an artist working primarily within the medium of flowers. He creates lovely vignettes in his gallery-like store utilizing furnishings and objects that he designs in steel. There is a component of shock to his work, glorifying the ephemeral fantastic thing about flora.” —David Duncan, David Duncan Antiques

Petersham Nurseries, Surrey, United Kingdom

“Petersham Nurseries is by far my favourite gardening middle in London. Not solely have they got essentially the most scrumptious farm-to-table restaurant, however in addition they have a ravishing and wild dwelling retailer with gorgeous ceramics, paintings, and furnishings. In the event you’re in search of that British country-chic look, that is the place to go. It actually makes me really feel like Alice in Wonderland. It’s positioned proper in the course of Richmond Park, so I typically drive down and park on the backyard middle, seize a chunk on the café, browse the store, and take my canine, Milo, on an extended stroll. There are such a lot of lovely vegetation, vases, and trinkets to behold. It’s actually a magical escape from the hustle and bustle of London.” —Melinda Marquardt, The Vale London

Mitate Hanaya, Kyoto

“Kyoto is an countless useful resource for up to date takes on conventional arts. A latest discovery for me was Mitate Hanaya, established in 2013. Florist and proprietor Hayato Nishiyama makes use of solely flowers and plant materials discovered domestically within the wild, due to this fact they’re at all times seasonal and at all times regional. He then reinterprets them in intentionally shocking preparations as an unique method of chatting with a season or event. There’s a honest return to authenticity right here that’s steeped in custom whereas remaining refreshing: an indicator of up to date Kyoto.” —Takashi Yanai, Ehrlich Yanai Rhee Chaney Architects

Vivero Alvarez, Maldonado, Uruguay

“We love designing (and furnishing) gardens virtually as a lot as we do interiors. We’re at present engaged on a chacra in Punta del Este, Uruguay, [and] we appear to be virtually each week at Vivero Alvarez, which focuses on autóctona native vegetation to realize the naturalistic look we attempt for in our work.” —Eric Egan, Eric Egan

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