Welcome to the Garden Center at Greensgrow 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. You can visit us at Greensgrow Farms in Kensington or Greensgrow West in West Philadelphia, click here for our hours & locations.
Having trouble planting your containers or choosing plants for your location? We’re here to help. Plus, we offer a variety of gardening workshops in the spring and fall – check the Events Calendar to see what’s on the agenda, or for the very latest Greensgrow news, sign up for our newsletter and for daily updates on plant availability follow us on Facebook. Join our Greensgrow Gardening Group on Facebook to share all about your garden!
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Below is just a sampling of what we stock in Summer.
In the summer you will find everything annuals, perennials, container plantings, drought tolerant herbs, ornamental grasses, and sedums. We have natives as well as tropicals and hanging baskets for the patio, indoor plants and garden gear. Ask us about water gardens, vertical gardening and green roofs. We stock beneficial insects and odd stuff too–like bog plants and fairy garden supplies!
Drought tolerant herbs; basil, mint, sage, oregano, lavender, rosemary, thyme, fennel, tarragon, lemon balm, chives, parsley and cilantro. Most herbs are sold in 3-inch pots or 4 packs.
Fruit trees & bushes; dwarf fruit trees and bushes, including peaches, apples, cherries, figs, raspberries, huckleberries, blackberries, elderberries and blueberries along with ornamental cherries and almonds.
Annuals; Usually in 6-packs and 4.5-inch pots, with a few larger sizes.
Ground covers: ajuga • creeping jenny • hardy geranium lamium • mazus • mukdenia • vinca
Sun-loving perennials: coreopsis • daylily • daisy plants • echinacea gaura • heliopsis • joe-pye weed • liatris • obedient plant • oriental lily • phlox • sedums • sempervivums • veronica
Shade-friendly perennials: anemone • coral bells • dogwood • ferns • hosta • jacob’s ladder • viola • ornamental ginger
Shrubs: azalea • baptisia • barberry • buckthorn • butterfly bush • fragrant abelia • hydrangea • hypericum • mock orange • ninebark • potentilla • rhododendron • rose • spirea • weigela
Vines: clematis • climbing hydrangea • honeysuckle
Plus, our summer ornamental grasses are tall and beginning to grow lovely seed plumes.
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.
To find out exactly what’s available, give us a call.
Greensgrow Farms • 2501 E. Cumberland • 215-427-2780 ext. 5
Greensgrow West • 5123 Baltimore Avenue • 215-427-2780 ext. 6