2021 Plant Guides here!
Copies available for pick up at any time. There’s a box on our gate at both locations or they are on the porch in front of the Gift Shop in Naperville and the Classroom building in Aurora.
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.
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.
Explore our gardens and open-air Gift Shop for indoor and outdoor decor, mini garden accessories, birdbaths, gazing balls, containers, and more!
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.
Open 7 Days a Week!
Closed Easter Sunday
April 4, 2021
Masks are required for entry.
Read all COVID-19 precautions here
TGP Garden Blog
The Weekly Scoop
Stay up to date with timely garden advice, new and featured plants, garden projects, and more!
Spring blooms signal the arrival of warmer weather and dot the green landscape with pops of color. Many April and May flowers are crucial for early pollinators. Those who enjoy bird song and first sightings of hummingbirds and butterflies will appreciate...read more
The theme for Earth Day, April 22 is Restore our Earth. One way to make your own green footprint is to plant natives in your yard. The Growing Place carries over 100 species of native plants that provide the food and shelter our birds, butterflies, and...read more
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.