Landscape Coaching


Our Design Philosophy

 The Growing Place designs new renovates old or works within existing landscapes to create a balanced whole. Our Design Team is deeply rooted in The Growing Place tradition of planting the right plant in the right place to reduce maintenance and contribute to a successful, long-lasting landscape. We use a diverse selection of plants to satisfy every garden style and cultural need. To schedule an appointment contact us at 630-820-8088x125 or e-mail


At-Home Landscape Coaching

Email your information to or call 630-820-8088 x125 to schedule an appointment for 2018.

In-Store Landscape Coaching

Our Design Team is available to give one-on-one advice at either location. One hour In-Store Landscape Coaching appointments are available. Download a detailed questionnaire and instructions PDF here and fill in before your appointment. In-Store coaching sessions are perfect if you’re looking for design advice for a small, simple area that you will be installing yourself. Fee for an In-Store Landscape Coaching session is $70. This fee includes one hour with a designer plus time to view plants. You will receive:

  • Expert assessment of your area.
  • Plant recommendations for your site conditions based on your personal style and needs.
  • A rough sketch and/or notes of plant placement and spacing.
  • A coupon towards a one-time plant purchase.

Aurora Location

2000 Montgomery Road,

Aurora, IL 60504

Phone. 630-820-8088

Naperville Location

25w471 Plank Road,

Naperville, IL 60563

Phone. 630-355-4000

Winter Office Hours

January 1 - March 23

During the winter months while we are not open to the public, we do have office hours Monday-Friday 10am-4pm and are happy to answer any questions you might have. If you are stopping in, please call ahead.

Spring Begins March 24, 2018!  

Growing for the future with
right plants in right places.