Fall Sales!

All perennials $25 or less

Plant now for a jump start next spring. 

Who doesn’t love pumpkins?!

Stock up on beautiful, locally grown pumpkins and gourds to add color to your front porch!

Cabbage & Kale

Cold Temps Bring out color!

A fall container essential, the centers of ornamental cabbage & kale get more vibrant as the temperatures drop.  

Plant for the Future

Step Into Our Gardens & Find Yours

We think everyone can have a green thumb. (Yes, even you!) We’re here to help you find the right plants for your yard and give you the confidence you need to be successful in your garden.

Garden Center

Anything but ordinary, you’ll find a wide selection of outdoor and indoor plants, trees, shrubs, vegetables and herbs tucked in amongst our gardens, knowledgeable staff, as well as classes, workshops, and festivals for adults and kids

Gift Shop

Our Gift Shop will be closed to the public but you can still explore our gardens for indoor and outdoor decor, mini garden accessories, birdbaths, gazing balls, containers, and of course, our signature Bluebirds!


Wander through our gardens for inspiration or just to relax and recharge. Both locations have over an acre of well-labeled gardens and plenty of benches to sit and enjoy.


Whether you want to plant it yourself or have us do the work, your dream landscape is waiting. With 3 types of design appointments, there’s one that fits your needs and budget.

Fall Hours

Sunday: 10am-5pm
Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday: 10am-5pm
Wednesday: 10am-5pm
Thursday: 10am-5pm
Friday: 10am-5pm
Saturday: 10am-5pm

Phase 4 Shopping Guidelines

Gardening Advice

Watering Instructions

Know when to water and how much. Tried and true techniques from our plant experts to get you on the right path. read more


Planting Instructions

We’ll help you find the right plant for the right place and give you advice for a successful garden. read more



Our Branches

Aurora Location

2000 Montgomery Road,
Aurora, IL 60504
Phone: (630) 820.8088

Naperville Location

25w471 Plank Road,
Naperville, IL 60563
Phone: (630) 355.4000

TGP Garden Blog

The Weekly Scoop

Stay up to date with timely garden advice, new and featured plants, garden projects, and more!

Planting a Colorful Fall

Planting a Colorful Fall

Deciduous trees and shrubs drop their leaves each fall. Watching nature’s color display this October, we’ve chosen a few deciduous trees and shrubs for consideration for fall planting or spring planning. They are The Growing Place Choice Plants because they are...

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Protect Your Evergreens

Protect Your Evergreens

Evergreens offer a wonderful buffer against winter winds when planted on the north and northwest sides of your property. They provide four-season beauty, shelter for birds, and naturally screen your yard or patio. Since evergreens keep their needles/leaves year round,...

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Plant Search

Find the Right Plant for the Right Place



Our online plant search is here to help you plan your garden or landscape. Search our selections for pictures and detailed descriptions about most of the plants we carry.