It’s pumpkin time!

Decorate your porch with some pretty pumpkins

85 Reasons to Garden

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

Fall Fun Weekends are here 

11am-3pm, Saturday, October 16 in Naperville & Sunday, October 17 in Aurora kids can go on a pollinator pumpkin scavenger hunt a paint a pumpkin! 

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!
10am-5pm

Masks recommended for unvaccinated people.

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!

Transition Plants Indoors

Transition Plants Indoors

Did you fall in love with your tropical plants decorating your porch and patio this year? If you want to try a repeat performance next summer, follow these tips on overwintering tropical and succulent plants. The plants will not grow as much as they did outdoors while...

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Giant Pumpkins Need Your Vote

Giant Pumpkins Need Your Vote

Each of our locations in Naperville and Aurora has a patch of giant pumpkins decorated by our very talented staff. The theme is Pumpkins for Pollinators. When you visit, don't be surprised if you see some big, friendly bugs! Be sure to vote for your favorite giant...

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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.