Welcome to the Nursery at Greensgrow Farms, where you’ll find nearly everything you need to create and maintain a city garden. Our award-winning nursery specializes in plants and supplies for small-space growing, but we offer a lot more, too. Greensgrow West: This year you can also visit us at our new garden center location at 4912 Baltimore Avenue! Click here for info.
For an idea of which hardy, zone-appropriate plants you’ll find in our autumn available stock, take a look at the lists below. To find out exactly what’s available, you can send us an email or give us a call at 215-427-2702. Sign up for our newsletter or like us on Facebook to find out what’s in stock. We offer a variety of gardening workshops in the fall – check the Events Calendar.
This time of year the nursery has lots of mums, pansies and violas for fall color, ornamental peppers, cabbage, kale and millet grasses, too. We get miniature evergreens for your window boxes this time of year. Spring-blooming bulbs, paperwhites and garlic are in and ready to plant.
Ground covers: ajuga • hardy geranium • lamium • mazus • ivy • sedum
Sun-loving perennials: agastache • aster • coreopsis • daylily • daisy • echinacea • gaura • joe-pye weed • oriental lily • phlox • salvia • sedums • veronica
Shade-friendly perennials: anemone • coral bells • dogwood • ferns • hosta • barrenwort
Shrubs: fragrant abelia • aronia • barberry • caryopteris • callicarpa • camellia • deutzia • red- and yellow-twig dogwood • hydrangea • nandina • ninebark • potentilla • rhododendron • spirea • dwarf alberta spruce • viburnum • winterberry and other hollies
Vines: clematis • climbing hydrangea • hops
Plus, our autumn ornamental grasses are tall and crowned with lovely seed plumes.
Here at our nursery, you’ll find a little bit of everything – from fruit trees and bushes to seeds and starts, from annuals and container plantings to perennials and natives. Choose from a variety of heirloom vegetables, hybrids and classics. And keep your eye out for our lines of veggie starts, Mary’s Picks and Greensgrow Grown veggies – special favorites of Mary, our founder and Nathan, our farmer.
Inside the balmy greenhouse pick out seeds, hanging baskets, cacti, terrariums and houseplants. Plus, all year round in our greenhouse and garden shed, you’ll find fertilizers, containers, gardening gear, beneficial insects, moss milkshakes, chemical-free pest deterrents, urban-gardening books and much more.