Holiday Shop is Open!

Each store is a winter wonderland to explore and get festive. Now in stock fresh cut greens, wreaths, garlands, and all the accents to create your own masterpiece. Our signature designer-made Grab & Go porch pots and wreaths are out and ready for you!

Virtual Holiday Workshops

Grab your pruners, invite your friends, and follow along. We’re taking our popular porch pot and wreath workshop virtual again this year. Order your wreath kit or porch pot kit and learn how to do both during the live virtual workshop on Tuesday, November 23 at 6pm.

85 Reasons to Garden

Tell us why you love to garden. Email grow@thegrowingplace.com. We’d love to hear from you!

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

Explore our gardens and open-air Gift Shop for indoor and outdoor decor, mini garden accessories, birdbaths, gazing balls, containers, and more!

Gardens

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.

Hours

Open 7 Days a Week through December 23!
10am-5pm

Closed Thanksgiving Day, November 25

Masks required indoors and when in close contact with staff and fellow customers.

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

 

Locations

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!

DIY Wreaths

DIY Wreaths

When you make a wreath by hand, either as a gift or holiday decor for your own door, you express welcome and a circle of friendship.  We're sharing our designer tips so you can have success in your own DIY project. The supplies below cover the basics. Embellish as you...

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DIY Winter Greens Porch Pot

DIY Winter Greens Porch Pot

Each year our creative staff makes hundreds of porch pots by hand, many one-of-a-kind pairs for custom designs to decorate homes for the holidays. We're sharing our recipe for success so you can make your own! The supplies below cover the basics. Embellish as you...

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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.