Landscape Design

The Growing Place

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 needs. To schedule an appointment contact us at 630-820-8088 x125 or e-mail landscape@thegrowingplace.com.

The $99 In-Store Special

  • One hour session scheduled by appointment at our Aurora location.
  • Pre-payment required. Non-refundable if canceled within 48 hours of your appointment.
  • Your appointment includes a sketch of the area (maximum size 200 sq. ft.) with plant recommendations. (book two back-to-back appointments for larger spaces up to 400 sq. ft.)
  • In order to give you the most accurate information, bring at least 5 photos of the area, accurate detailed measurements, and your plat of survey as well as your completed Landscape & Garden Planning Guide worksheet with your site conditions and personal preferences.
  • 10% off a one-time plant purchase from your design within 21 days of receipt of your design or landscape estimate.

The $200 At-Home Walkaround Consultation

Scheduled by appointment at your home within our 10-mile service area.

With your $200 base fee you will receive:

  • 1.5 hours of your designers time (includes 15-20 minute consultation plus measuring and sketching time).
  • Notes and sketches from your designer and, depending on your project needs, measuring & site documentation for more detailed plans up to 200 sq. ft.
  • Measured plans may be hand drawn on site, emailed to you, or picked up during an in-store presentation appointment. A measured plan is necessary for an estimate for installation.
  • 10% off a one-time plant purchase within 21 days of receipt of your design or landscape estimate.

Additional areas, larger spaces, extra measuring, patio or other hardscape placement will be quoted by your designer based on $55 per ½ hour rate.

The Complete Package

  • Scheduled by appointment at your home within our 10 mile service area.
  • Full landscape design plan packages start at $300. These include your scaled CAD design plan, plant list, and maintenance information for each plant.
  • 10% off a one-time plant purchase within 21 days of receipt of your design or landscape estimate.

 

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.